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FDU EDGED OUT BY DELAWARE VALLEY, 27-26

MADISON, NJ - The FDU-Madison Devils failed to tie up the score at 27 when Delaware Valley Aggie Pat Hardy blocked FDU's extra point attempt with 2:58 left in fourth quarter. The Devils ended up with a 27-26 loss, dropping to 0-5 on the year. Delaware Valley picked up their first win of the season, improving to 1-3 overall. Ed Cracchiolo (Marlboro, NJ) scored from 20 yards out on a screen pass from Brad Bishop (Perth Amboy, NJ) with 2:58 left in the fourth to pull the Devils within a point before the PAT was blocked. FDU left 20-13 at the half. Aggie quarterback Duke Greco hit Kevin Moloney with a five-yard touchdown pass with 12:59 left in the fourth, and Delaware Valley tied the game at 20. The Aggies took the lead as Greco ran the ball into the endzone from the two-yardline. Jon Hoxworth went three-for-three on PAT's for Delaware Valley. FDU pulled ahead 20-13 when Mike Quigley (Manalapan, NJ) pulled in a 16-yard pass from Bishop with 45 seconds left in the first half. Quigley had a game-high 115 yards receiving on seven catches, scoring two touchdowns. Cracciolo scored FDU's other two TD's, one rushing and one receiving. He picked up 55 yards rushing on the day to lead the Devils. Tom Pouliot (Hillsborough, NJ) led FDU with 15 tackles. Gene Kline (Somerville, NJ) added 7 and Eric Eickhorst (South Bound Brook, NJ) had 10. Bishop threw for 193 yards on 15-for-30 passing. He completed three touchdown passes. For Delaware Valley, Greco threw for 307 yards on 29-for-45 passing. Dan Osada had 110 yards on seven catches to lead Delaware Valley. Rich Gear had 107 yards receiving on eight catches. FDU will host William Paterson for a 7:00 pm game on Friday, October 6.