B-CU handles FIU; FSU next on schedule

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Anthony Jordan ran for 150 yards and a touchdown to lead Bethune-Cookman to its first victory ever over an FBS opponent, defeating Florida International 34-13.

The B-CU Wildcats defeated Florida International University on Sept. 14 in Miami 34-13. The team faces Florida State University this weekend.(PHOTOS BY KIM GIBSON/DAYTONA TIMES)

The B-CU Wildcats defeated Florida International University on Sept. 14 in Miami 34-13. The team faces Florida State University this weekend.
(PHOTOS BY KIM GIBSON/DAYTONA TIMES)

Bethune-Cookman (3-0) improved to 3-0 all-time against Florida International (0-3) and the win extends the Wildcats’ regular season win streak to 10 games over the past two seasons.

Florida International had no answer for Bethune-Cookman’s rushing attack. The Wildcats rolled up 311 yards on the ground while dominating the time of possession. Three different backs each ran for at least 65 yards and a touchdown, including quarterback Quentin Williams.

Adding insult to injury, Bethune-Cookman’s Tim Burke intercepted a Jake Medlock pass in the fourth quarter and returned it from on his own 8-yard line for a touchdown.

FIU’s T.J. Lowder caught six passes for 125 yards and a touchdown in the loss.

B-CU is scheduled to play Florida State University on Saturday, Sept. 21 in Tallahassee at 6 p.m.

Top left: Anthony Jordan ran for 150 yards and a touchdown. Bottom Left: B-CU quarterback Quintin Williams (14)  helped his team secure a victory over FIU. Right: The attendance was 14,957, and Wildcats fans represented their team well in Miami.

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