White Team Wins Annual Brown Football Spring Game, 14-6
May 4, 2002
Providence, RI - The White team scored one touchdown in both the second and fourth quarter to take a 14-6 decision in the annual Brown University spring football game.
After nearly two quarters of scoreless action, the white team took a 7-0 lead with 11 seconds remaining in the first half. Junior Kyle Slager completed a 21-yard pass to junior Stephen Silhan who put the White team on top, 6-0. Sophomore Tynan Wyatt's extra point attempt was good for the 7-0 lead, over a 75-yard drive with six plays and lasting 1:26.
The Brown team answered in the third quarter at the 12:03 mark, when Sophomore Nick Marietti found Brandon Buchanon with a 47-yard pass, completing a 59-yard drive, lasting 27 seconds. Marietti's two-point conversion pass failed, as the White team held onto a 7-6 advantage.
The White team added to their lead with seven minutes remaining, scoring the last points of the game. Senior Matt O'Malley caught a five-yard pass from sophomore Jarrod Lynn, capping off a 95-yard, 14-play drive, lasting 9:39. Wyatt converted on the extra-point, for the final, 14-6.
Senior Joe Rackley led the White team, rushing for 26 yards, while senior Leo Evriviades rushed for 45 yards, leading the Brown team. Slager completed nine of 14 passes with no interceptions for the White team, while Lynn was 8-13 with no interceptions. Marrietti completed 15 of 34 passes for the Brown team.
Sophomore linebacker Scott Epperson led the White defense with six tackles, while junior William Brucker had one sack for a loss for four yards.
Senior Bobby Parisien led the Brown defense with six tackles and one quarterback sack for a loss of six yards. Senior Jeff Dinatali added five tackles with one quarterback sack for a loss of 12 yards, while Senior Bryan Ramm added two tackles and one quarterback sack, for a loss of 10 yards.
Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 Total
Brown 0 0 6 0 6
White 0 7 0 7 14
Scoring Summary: 2nd Quarter: WHITE - Stephen Silhan 21 pass from Kyle Slager (Tynan Wyatt kick)
3rd Quarter: BROWN - Brandon Buchanan 47 pass from Nick Marietti (Nick Marietti pass failed)
4th Quarter: WHITE - Matt O'Malley 5 pass from Jarrod Lynn (Tynan Wyatt kick)
Rushing: BROWN: Leo Evriviades, 9-45; Brent Grinna, 2-3. WHITE: Joe Rackley, 7-27, Matt
Passing: BROWN: Nick Marietti, 34-15-0. WHITE Kyle Slager, 14-9-0; Jarrod Lynn, 13-8-0.
Receiving: BROWN: Brandon Buchanan, 4-60; Jamaal Grier, 4-55; Chris Walther, 3-25; Ian
Malepeai, 2-22. WHITE: Matt O'Malley, 8-133; Joe Rackley, 4-27; Mike Westbrook, 2-41; Stephen
Defense: BROWN: Bobby Parisien, 3-3-6; Jeff Dinatali, 5-0-5; Hunter Young, 4-1-5; Luk
McCullough, 2-3-5. WHITE: Scott Epperson, 2-3-5; Shaun Eidson, 3-1-4; Craig Young, 2-2-4; Anje