DUQUESNE WINS 7th STRAIGHT MAAC TITLE
Nov. 5, 2005
Rombach completed 12 of 15 passes for 207 yards. He connected with Alex Roberson on a 6-yard scoring strike in the second quarter, and with Travis Taltoan on a 31-yard scoring pass in the fourth quarter.
McCullough rushed for 90 yards on 14 carries and scored on a 1-yard run early in the first quarter, and on a 5-yard run in the fourth quarter.
Duquesne (6-3, 4-0 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) also scored on a pair of defensive touchdowns. Michael Ford returned an interception 41 yards for one touchdown, while teammate Steve Mouglis recovered a blocked punt in the end zone.
La Salle (3-7, 1-2) was led by Michael Jump, who completed 18 of 31 passes for 166 yards and two touchdowns. But Jump was also intercepted three times and sacked seven times. Jump threw a 29-yard touchdown pass to John Zabel and a 6-yard scoring pass to Greg Vacarro.