NEW & IMPROVED QUALITY! Game 9
No. 24/25 Lafayette vs. No. 20/18 Colgate
November 7, 2009
Rob Curley threw for a school-record seven touchdowns as No. 24/25 Lafayette beat No. 20/18 Colgate 56-49 on Senior Day at Fisher Stadium. The Leopards improved to 8-1 overall and 4-0 in the Patriot League, setting the stage for a Patriot League title showdown with Holy Cross. Curley had a career-best 373 yards and tied the Patriot League single-game touchdown mark. In the shootout, the two teams combined for 105 points and 1,033 total yards with Lafayette's offense primarily through the pass (373) and Colgate's on the ground (279). Mark Layton and Michael Bolton each had a pair of touchdown receptions for the Leopards.
Final Score: Lafayette 56, Colgate 49