Youngstown St. 38, Ashland 3
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) _ Demond Tidwell passed for 50 yards to Jake Smallfield for a touchdown that helped Youngstown State to a 38-3 victory over Ashland on Saturday.
Tidwell completed 3 of 8 passes for 99 yards with no interceptions.
A 33-yard field goal by Mark Griffith with 7:22 remaining in the first put Youngstown State (5-2 overall) out in front 3-0. Mike Stanec recovered a fumble on Ashland’s 12-yard line with 7:05 remaining.
Tim Seder had a 38-yard field goal to give Ashland (2-6) its only score of the game.
In the third quarter, Adrian Brown scored on a 10-yard run before Tidwell passed the 50 yards down the sideline to Smallfield.
When Jared Swick fumbled in the end zone from the 1-yard line, Todd Kollar fell on the ball for a touchdown.
Youngstown State totaled 220 yards rushing on 45 attempts, while Ashland rushed for a total of 180 yards on 49 attempts.
Youngstown completed 5 of 13 passes for 127 yards with no interceptions. Ashland completed 6 of 15 passes for 54 yards with one interception.