Football October 13, 2017
Overall: (5-5) Conf: (0-0)
8
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49
Overall: (9-2) Conf: (5-0)
1 2 3 4 Total
GM 0 8 0 0 8
M 15 14 6 14 49

Game Summary:

The Marshall Statesmen beat the visiting George Mason Mustangs, 49-8, on Friday.

Marshall opened the game with a 36-yard touchdown run by Andrew Margiotta. The Statesmen added to their lead on Margiotta's 31-yard touchdown run, bringing the score to 15-0.

In the second quarter, the Statesmen extended their lead on Brandon Gonzales-Pinto's five-yard touchdown run. The Mustangs reduced the deficit with a one-yard touchdown run by Thomas Creed. Marshall scored again on Margiotta's 60-yard touchdown run.

Marshall led going into the second half, 29-8. The Statesmen went even further ahead following Aidan Platter's three-yard touchdown run.

Leading 35-8 at the start of the fourth quarter, Marshall added to its lead on LaRon Allen's 13-yard touchdown run. Marshall scored the game's final points on a 14-yard touchdown run by Kyle Burke.

Margiotta led the Statesmen with 237 rushing yards and three touchdowns on 14 carries.

Marshall (6-1, 2-0) will play Lee High School (3-5, 3-1) on Oct. 20. George Mason (5-2, 0-0) will play Clarke County High School (2-0, 0-0) on Oct. 27.

This story may be updated if more information becomes available. It is powered by Heliograf, The Post's artificial intelligence system.

Scoring summary
Quarter School Summary
2 George Mason Creed 1 run ( Roou run)
1 Marshall Margiotta 36 run ( Chang kick)
1 Marshall Margiotta 31 run ( Nininger pass)
2 Marshall Gonzales-Pinto 5 run ( Chang kick)
2 Marshall Margiotta 60 run ( Chang kick)
3 Marshall Platter 3 run
4 Marshall Allen 13 run ( Chang kick)
4 Marshall Burke 14 run ( Chang kick)
Rushing Leaders
No rushing stats are available for this team.
Player Att Yds TDs
Colin Nininger 5 38 -
LaRon Allen 2 13 1
Aidan Platter 2 11 1
Andrew Margiotta 14 237 3
Brandon Gonzales-Pinto 9 49 1
Passing leaders
No rushing stats are available for this team.
No rushing stats are available for this team.
Receiving leaders
No rushing stats are available for this team.
No rushing stats are available for this team.