By Sam Bush
Will Fischer-Colbrie’s TD pass with just over a minute to play listed Penn past Princeton 38-35 at Franklin Field.
The Quakers (4-4, 2/3 Ivy League) trailed 35-31 when Fischer-Colbrie capped an 80-yard drive with a 15-yard scoring pass to Justin Watson with 1:12 left to play. The Tigers (5-3, 2-3) got within field goal range on their final possession but Tavish Rice missed a 31-yard attempt.
Fischer-Colbrie finished with 202 yards and two touchdowns passing. Watson had 124 yards and two scores receiving and Abe Willows ran for 136 yards and two touchdowns.
Penn led 17-7 at halftime and Fischer-Colbrie’s 36-yard throw to Watson pushed it to 24-7 early in the third. Princeton responded with two touchdown passes by Chad Kanoff and two scoring runs by Charlie Volker to take a 35-31 lead with 4:26 remaining.
Kanoff had 351 yards and three touchdown passes for Princeton.