SHERBROOKE, QC – Saint Mary's quarterback Kaleb Scott ran for two touchdowns and passed for another as the Huskies spoiled the Bishop's Gaiters home opener by a final of 42-19.
Saturday's loss dropped the Gaiters to 0-2 in the AUS, while the Huskies improve to 2-0.
The Gaiters scored the first touchdown of the game thanks to a 32-yard pass from Mathieu Demers to receiver Nathan Walker who out-muscled a Huskies' defender to make the game 8-3 in the first quarter. Scott then took control over the 2ndand 3rdquarter leading the Huskies to four touchdowns and one field goal. The fourth quarter saw the teamtrade pick-sixes. Huskies' Jordan Angove had a 53-yard return while the Gaiters' Nicholas Cartagenise took an pick back 82 yards.
The Huskies will travel to Sackville, NS to take on the Moutnies Saturday at 2 p.m. and the Gaiters will face off against the Acadia Axeman on Saturday September 8th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. on Coulter field.