Norfolk, VA (WNN) – Tim Terry corrected a fumble and returned the ball 67 yards to the end zone To cap a 28-point second quarter, Old Dominion missed a late PAT, and Buffalo beat the Monarchs 35-34 on Saturday night.
DJ Mack Jr. threw a 19-yard touchdown pass to Zack Kuntz with 19 seconds to spare, but Nick Rice missed a game-tying PAT for Old Dominion (1-3). The Monarchs scored four touchdowns and dismissed Buffalo (2-2) in the second half.
Kyle Venteries completed 16 of 25 passes for 186 yards for the Bulls. Quan Williams took eight catches for 129 yards. The pair connected for a 13-yard touchdown in the second quarter. Dylan McDuffie ran for a 20-yard TD before Terry’s score extended the Bulls’ lead to 35-7 with almost two minutes remaining before halftime.
Mack came loose for a 42-yard touchdown run and threatened 2 in the third quarter for the Monarchs in the end zone. John-Luke Pecker added a 7-yard touchdown run in the middle of the fourth.
Mack finished passing 24-in-41 for 213 yards and added 84 yards to the ground