Tyler Moore scored on a 11-yard run on fourth-and-2 with 29 seconds left to lift King’s to a 10-7 win over Alvernia Saturday in a Middle Atlantic Conference game at Wilkes-Barre.
The Monarchs (1-2, 2-2) drove 81 yards in 17 plays, taking 5:24 off the clock, on the winning drive. They also converted a fourth-and-6 from the Alvernia 35.
The Golden Wolves (0-3, 0-5) took the lead on the first play of the fourth quarter when quarterback Kevin Washington connected with Neeko Scurlock for a 33-yard touchdown pass.
Alvernia’s Jyleen Neals intercepted Moore on the Monarchs’ next possession, but the Golden Wolves were unable to build on their 7-3 lead.
King’s took a 3-0 lead on a 27-yard field goal by Kyle Prescavage in the first quarter.
Washington, who returned for Alvernia after being injured in the Golden Wolves’ opener, completed 20-of-35 passes for 170 yards. Scurlock had 11 catches for 103 yards.
King’s held Malcolm Carey, who came in leading the MAC in rushing at 126.6 yards per game, to 46 yards on 14 carries.
Alvernia finished with just 223 total yards; King’s had 258.
Source: Berkshire mont