FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Fayetteville State celebrated homecoming with a 43-19 rout of St. Augustine’s. The Broncos (5-3 overall, 4-1 CIAA) led at halftime 33-0. The Falcons (3-5 overall, 2-3 CIAA) turned the ball over seven times; for which five were converted into points for FSU.
Derek Bryant threw for 234 yards and three touchdowns. Tavon Gatlin was on the receiving end of two touchdowns with his four receptions for 50 yards. Dwayne Lorrick also had a touchdown with four catches and 53 yards. Andre Montgomery led running with 14 carries for 66 yards and one score.
The Broncos lead St. Augustine’s 2-1 in homecoming appearances in Luther “Nick” Jeralds Stadium. SAU won 3-15 in 2006; but suffered a 56-6 defeat in 2009. The Broncos boast a 21-11-2 homecoming record since 1980.