Duquesne at Old Dominion

Old Dominion 57, Duquesne 23


NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Taylor Heinicke passed for four touchdowns and broke two school passing records as Old Dominion rallied to defeat Duquesne 57-23 Saturday night in both teams' season opener.

The Monarchs racked up 723 total yards and Heinicke accounted for 530 of them.

He passed for 492 yards on 63 attempts, both school records. Heinecke's 41 completions fell just six short of Old Dominion's record.

Duquesne entered halftime leading 20-10 but Old Dominion outscored the Dukes 47-3 in the second half.

Nick Mayers, Antonio Vaughan, and Larry Pinkard each recorded six catches for the Monarchs with Blair Roberts' eight catches and 104 yards leading the way.

Old Dominion has won six of its last seven games dating back to last season, including four straight at home.

The Monarchs, in their fourth season in the Colonial Athletic Association, will move to the Football Bowl Series level next season when they join Conference USA.

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Scoring Summary
ODUJarod Brown 51 yd FG
DUQSean Brady 33 yd pass from Sean Patterson (Charlie Leventry kick)
DUQLarry McCoy 2 yd run (blocked XP)
ODUAntonio Vaughan 14 yd pass from Taylor Heinicke (Jarod Brown kick)
DUQChristian Kuntz 49 yd interception return (Charlie Leventry kick)
ODUAngus Harper 2 yd pass from Taylor Heinicke (Jarod Brown kick)
ODUJarod Brown 31 yd FG
ODUNick Mayers 11 yd pass from Taylor Heinicke (Jarod Brown kick)
DUQCharlie Leventry 18 yd FG
ODUNick Mayers 75 yd pass from Taylor Heinicke (Jarod Brown kick)
ODUTyree Lee 5 yd run (Jarod Brown kick)
ODU Team safety
ODUTyree Lee 8 yd run (Jarod Brown kick)
ODUHarvey Taylor 6 yd run (Jarod Brown kick)
Team Stats
First Downs837
Third Down Efficiency4-139-19
Fourth Down Efficiency0-04-4
Plays-Net Yards53-151106-723
Passing Yds94492
Kick Return Yds19345
Punt Return Yds131
Time of Poss.25:1534:45
Individual Stats
DUQ: Larry McCoy 15-49, Ryan Ho 4-21, Jason Douglas 4-3, Sean Patterson 8-0, Team 1--16
ODU: Tyree Lee 9-113, Colby Goodwyn 9-49, Taylor Heinicke 11-38, Harvey Taylor 7-27, Angus Harper 5-23, Nick Mayers 1-1, Antonio Vaughan 1--20
DUQ: Sean Patterson 9-21-94-2
ODU: Taylor Heinicke 41-63-492-3
DUQ: Sean Brady 3-52, Gianni Carter 3-25, Devin Rahming 1-6, Noel Oduho 1-6, Ryan Ho 1-5
ODU: Blair Roberts 8-104, Nick Mayers 6-134, Larry Pinkard 6-76, Antonio Vaughan 6-76, Kirk Spellman 5-25, Colby Goodwyn 3-21, Angus Harper 3-10, Marquel Thomas 1-21, Tyree Lee 1-11, Chris Lovitt 1-8, Jakwail Bailey 1-6

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