Post-Game Report: URI def. Fordham 21-17

by Amit Badlani
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URI takes down Fordham with a last minute TD.

The Fordham Rams fell to their namesakes, the Rhode Island Rams 21-17 in Kingston, Rhode Island on Saturday. With the loss, the Fordham Football team coached by Tom Masella drops to 1-2 on the season.

The Rams of Fordham were down 14-3 at the half, but QB Peter Maetzold lead a spirited comeback. He threw a touchdown pass to Carlton Koonce in the 3rd quarter and ran for a score with 3:52 in the 4th quarter to give Fordham a 17-14 lead.

The Rhode Island Rams marched right back down the field. "Rhody" running back Travis Hurd ran for a TD with 1:13 in regulation to give URI the lead and the eventual win.

The Fordham Rams defense simply could not figure out how to stop Rhode Island wide receiver Anthony Baskerville. He rushed for 120 yards on 12 attempts and had five receptions for 63 yards.

After the game, Tom Masella talked to Ricky Cibrano and Kevin Price about his team's performance. Afterwards, Kyle Kesses, Ricky Cibrano, and Kevin Price recapped the game. You can listen to the post-game interview and the recap below.

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Post-Game Interview with Tom Masella Post-Game Recap with Kyle, Ricky, and Kevin