Colgate Patriot League Champs
Bethlehem, PA (WIBX) – The Colgate Raiders are the 2012 Patriot League Champions.
Colgate rallied for a 35-24 win over previously unbeaten and 5th-ranked Lehigh on Saturday in Bethlehem, PA.
Trailing 24-14 at the half, the Raiders scored three second half TD’s and held the Mountain Hawks scoreless.
Quarterback Gavin McCarney and running back Jordan McCord led the way for Colgate.
McCarney and McCord both rushed for over 100 yards and scored all fives Colgate toudowns.
McCord has rushed for over 100 yards in all ten games this season.
The Raiders have won six in a row to improve to 7-3 on the season and 5-0 in the PL.
It’s Colgate seventh Patriot League title and qualifies them for the NCAA playoffs that begin November 24th.
Colgate wraps up the regular season at Fordham on Saturday.