DELAND, Fla. (AP) — John Seter passed for 276 yards and three touchdowns, Jalen Leary rushed for 190 yards and two scores and Stetson rolled past Ave Maria 49-16 on Saturday night.
The Gyrenes from the NAIA took an early 6-0 lead but the Hatters then scored the next 42 points with Seter throwing touchdown passes of 18 yards to Mason Proch, 4 to Kaleb Costner and 15 to Quinton Lane. Seter also had a 2-yard rushing score during the run with Leary adding his TDs of 3 and 18 yards.
Jordan Younge-Humphrey added Stetson’s final TD, a 10-yarder in the fourth quarter.
Leary passed Jareem Westcott for second on the Hatters’ career rushing list at 1,429 yards after posting his eighth career 100-yard game. Seter was 26-of-40 passing.
Lane made eight catches for 106 yards as the Hatters outgained the Gyrenes 580-308.
Joshua Jenkins had five catches for a 105 yards for Ave Maria.
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