Charlotte runs over Morehead St. 61-17 - NBC Sports

Charlotte runs over Morehead St. 61-17
November 23, 2013, 5:01 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) Kalif Phillips rushed for three touchdowns, and four backs scored touchdowns to lead Charlotte over Morehead State 61-17 Saturday.

Phillips had TD runs of 50, 4, and 12 on just 11 carries. Phillips now has 13 touchdowns and 716 yards rushing this season.

Matt Johnson and Damarrell Alexander each ran for a touchdown, and both had over 100 yards rushing. Alan Barnwell ran for a 70-yard TD, the longest of the day. Johnson, the 49ers quarterback, also threw for a score. He was 14 of 24 for 141 yards passing.

Charlotte had 439 yards rushing on its way to 580 yards of total offense.

Charlotte (5-6) concludes its first football season.

Austin Gahafer was 31 of 53 for 187 yards passing to lead Morehead State (3-9). The Eagles' only score came when Gahafer connected with Justin Cornwall on a 19-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter.

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