NCAA Football

Cornell Big Red (5-5)


Young leads Columbia to 45-22 win over Cornell in finale

NEW YORK (AP) Ryan Young ran for two third-quarter touchdowns and Fara'ad McCombs returned a kickoff 48 yards for a score as Columbia rolled past Cornell, 45-22 on Saturday afternoon to win the Empire State Bowl.

Columbia held a 14-7 lead at the half and the teams combined to score 32 points in the fourth quarter.

Joey Giorgi carried 17 times for 91 yards to lead the Lions (6-4, 3-4 Ivy). Young added another 56 yards on 17 carries. Caden Bell completed 11 of 17 passes for 231 yards and a touchdown.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: J. Wang1650
Passing TDs: J. Wang14
Rushing Yards: J. Wang559
Rushing TDs: J. Wang8
Receiving Yards: T. Glover550
Receiving TDs: T. Glover6
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2022
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/17 at VMI W 28 - 22
9/24 vs. Yale L 14 - 38
10/1 at Colgate W 34 - 31
10/7 vs. Harvard L 28 - 35
10/15 vs. Lehigh W 19 - 15
10/22 at Brown W 24 - 21
10/29 at Princeton L 9 - 35
11/5 vs. Penn L 21 - 28
11/12 vs. Dartmouth W 17 - 13
11/19 at Columbia L 22 - 45
Ivy League
  Conference Overall
Yale 6-1 8-2
Pennsylvania 5-2 8-2
Princeton 5-2 8-2
Harvard 4-3 6-4
Columbia 3-4 6-4
Cornell 2-5 5-5
Dartmouth 2-5 3-7
Brown 1-6 3-7
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 3252 (103)
Passing Yards: 1826 (96)
Rushing Yards: 1426 (81)
Points per game: 21.6 (82)
Yards per game: 325.2 (85)
Touchdowns: 25 (92)
Field Goals: 7 (87)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 3570 (21)
Passing Yards: 2308 (46)
Rushing Yards: 1262 (16)
Points per game: 28.3 (65)
Yards per game: 357.0 (47)
Touchdowns: 32 (40)
Field Goals: 10 (59)