Montreal move to 2-0 with win over Bishop’s

A spokesman for Saint Mary's University said Monday that officials have spoken to the football players and are trying to confirm if they sent the tweets as reported in UNews. (Canadian Press)
September 7, 2013, 1:38 AM

Rotrand Sene rushed for 106 yards and a touchdown as the Montreal Carabins rolled over the Bishop’s Gaiters 44-18 in Canadian university football action Friday.

Sene, who left the game in the second quarter with a knee injury, combined with Nicolas Dubeau for a combined 291 rushing yards for the host Carabins.

“We have two very good running backs in our team and I think the fans discovered tonight,” said Carabins coach Danny Maciocia.

Gabriel Cousineau completed 11-of-18 passes for 137 yards and a touchdown for third-ranked Montreal (2-0).

Pierre-Luc Varhegyi entered the game late in the third quarter and completed 4-of-5 passes for 77 yards and two touchdowns for the host Carabins.

The No. 10 Gaiters (1-1) abandoned their running game, rushing the ball just six times for 21 yards.

No. 5 Calgary, 34 Regina 27

At Regina, Andrew Buckley threw a 89-yard touchdown pass to Elie Bouka, and Mercer Timmins scored on a pair of short runs, in the fifth-ranked Dinos’ (2-0) win over the Rams (0-2).

McGill 32, Concordia 19

At Montreal, Luis Guimont-Mota rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns, as the McGill Redmen (1-1) defeated Concordia (0-2). Reid Quest passed for 312 yards for the Stingers.

Saint Mary’s 14, Acadia 11

At Halifax, the Saint Mary’s Huskies (1-0) managed just 142 yards in offence, but kicked off their season with a win over two-time defending AUS conference champion Acadia.


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