Notching their second-straight victory and making history at the same time, the Bulldogs continued the MIAA season with a win over the Ichabods of Washburn.
In the first quarter, Truman and Washburn traded scores to tie the game at seven. Then, with 1:15 left in the quarter, Jarrett Anderson rushed for 5-yards to break Dale "Paley" Mills' 36-year-old MIAA career rushing record. The Bulldogs continued their celebration by adding two scores of 5-yards by Jim Orsulak and 49-yards by Anderson before Washburn managed a TD to conclude the half at 21-14.
Truman widened the margin in the third quarter with a Deric Johnson 49-yard touchdown pass from Nate Minnis and a 27-yard field goal by Kyle Fischer. Washburn scored on a 66-yard pass, but it was answered on the next possession with a 1-yard run by Minnis to finish the game.
Truman- Jarrett Anderson 6-yard run (Kyle Fischer PAT).
WU- Keith Coleman 3-yard run (Brian Fuemmeler PAT).
Truman- Jim Orsulak 5-yard run (PAT blocked).
Truman-Jarrett Anderson 49-yard run (Nate Minnis to James Ross).
WU- Willie Sapp 2-yard run (Fuemmeler PAT).
Truman- Deric Johnson 49-yard pass from Minnis (Fischer PAT).
Truman- Fischer 27-yard field goal.
WU- Brennan Casey 66-yard pass from Joe Schartz (Fuemmeler PAT).
Truman- Minnis 1-yard run (Fischer PAT).
Coaches' Players of the Week
Offensive Back: Jarrett Anderson
Offensive Scout Team: Ryan Czechowski
Offensive Lineman: Bill Crews
Receiver: Mark Schell
Defensive Back: Jimmy Blackmore
Defensive Scout Team: Joel Schumate
Defensive Lineman: Nelson Evans
Linebacker: Zac Allison
Special Teams: Jeff Klee
Big Hit: Adam Backman
Special Effort: Erik Nelson
1996 Results | Football | Truman Athletics