Columbia Spoils Senior Day For Brown Football In Season Finale
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Josh Wainwright had season-high 150 yards receiving and two touchdowns and Columbia closed its season with a 31-13 victory over Brown on Saturday.
Wainwright caught 46- and 16-yard touchdown passes from Anders Hill in the second quarter with the Lions (3-7, 2-5 Ivy) taking a 21-6 halftime lead. Alan Watson, who rushed for a season-high 158 yards on 20 carries, scored his first career rushing touchdown on the senior’s final carry from scrimmage, a 69-yarder in the fourth quarter.
Columbia also got a 1-yard scoring run from Tanner Thomas and a field goal from Oren Milstein.
Hill, with 222 yards passing, led a Columbia offense that had 419 total yards.
Livingstone Harriott got the Bears (4-6, 3-4) within 21-13 with an 8-yard run in the third quarter. Ben Rosenblatt kicked a pair of field goals.
The three victories are one more than the Lions had last season.