Guerriero gets loose; Monmouth smacks Charleston Southern

Guerriero gets loose; Monmouth smacks Charleston Southern
The Charleston Southern football team dropped to 2-6 on the season following a 35-13 loss to Monmouth Saturday night. (Source: Charleston Southern Football)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Pete Guerriero ran for 221 yards and a score and Kenji Bahar threw three touchdown passes and Monmouth beat Charleston Southern 35-13 on Saturday.

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Guerriero averaged 10-yards per carry on the day. Almost half his yardage total occurred on two plays, one a 63-yard jaunt and the other a 42-yard touchdown run with 5:08 left to play that put the Hawks (6-2, 3-0 Big South) up 35-6.

Monmouth led 14-6 at intermission and two third quarter scores sealed the win. Devell Jones scored on a 4-yard run to end a seven-play, 88-yard drive. Near the end of the third, Bahar threw an 8-yard scoring pass to Shawn Clark. Bahar finished with 194 yards passing.

Jack Chambers led the Buccaneers (2-6, 0-2) with 231 yards passing and rushed for 92 yards on nine carries and a touchdown.