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Davis leads Illinois State in 48-10 rout of Eastern Illinois

Illinois State WR gets behind defense for 97-yard TD (0:38)

Illinois State WR Spencer Schnell hauls in 97-yard pass and speeds away from defense for TD. (0:38)

NORMAL, Ill. -- Brady Davis threw for 317 yards and four touchdowns and ran for a fifth as Illinois State romped past Eastern Illinois for its second straight win, 48-10 on Saturday night.

Davis threw four straight incomplete passes in the first quarter, but finished 17 of 23, including a 42-yard strike to Andrew Edgar to get the Redbirds on the board.

Illinois State had a missed field goal attempt and a three-and-out on its first two possessions of the game, but held a 28-0 advantage at intermission.

The Redbirds marched 95 yards in eight plays for its first touchdown, went 80 yards in seven plays for its second and Davis hit Spencer Schnell with a 97-yard touchdown on the first play of its next possession.

James Robinson ran for 153 yards on 15 carries and Markel Smith gained 86 yards on 15 carries for Illinois State.

Jamal Scott gained 96 yards on 17 carries to lead Eastern Illinois (0-2).


2018 Ohio Valley Conference Standings

Austin Peay0-02-1
Southeast Missouri State0-02-1
Tennessee State0-01-0
Jacksonville State0-01-1
Eastern Kentucky0-01-2
Eastern Illinois0-00-3
Murray State0-00-3
Tennessee Tech0-00-3
UT Martin0-00-3

2018 Missouri Valley Football Conference Standings

Illinois State0-02-0
North Dakota State0-02-0
South Dakota State0-02-0
Indiana State0-02-1
Missouri State0-02-1
South Dakota0-01-2
Southern Illinois0-01-2
Western Illinois0-01-2
Youngstown State0-01-2
Northern Iowa0-00-2