Liberty's Running Game Leads to Blowout Win
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) -- Aldreakis Allen and Sirchauncey Holloway combined for five rushing touchdowns to lead Liberty past Presbyterian 56-7 in a Big South Conference matchup Saturday.
Liberty (2-4, 2-0) got off to a fast start. On its opening drive, Holloway scored from 3 yards out, and then Allen extended the lead on its next possession with a 59-yard touchdown run. Allen finished with 183 yards on 13 carries, and Holloway added 128 yards on 12 carries.
The Flames scored on its first three possessions and jumped out to a 28-0 lead before Presbyterian could answer.
Presbyterian (2-5, 0-2) scored its only points of the game when Kaleb Griffin connected with Michael Ruff for 32 yards in the second quarter.
Liberty's defense stifled Presbyterian, getting six sacks, while holding them to just 56 yards rushing.
Liberty improved its overall record against Presbyterian to 6-4, and has now won four straight against the Blue Hose.