BSC Falls to Centre in Season Finale

BSC Falls to Centre in Season Finale

DANVILLE, Ky. – The Birmingham-Southern College football team fell 42-17 at Centre College Saturday afternoon to close out the season.  BSC finishes the year 3-7 overall, 2-5 against Southern Athletic Association opponents.


The Panthers special teams accounted for all 17 points.  Ryder Andrews (Homewood, Ala./Homewood HS) finished with nine points after making 3-of-4 field goals.  His longest on the day was from 40 yards out.  Andrews also had three punts for a total of 100 yards, and averaged 46.6 yards per kickoff.


Jamal Watkins (Hampton, Ga./Dodge City CC) returned a punt 60 yards in the fourth quarter for a touchdown, and Zack Seay (DeFuniak Springs, Fla./Freeport HS) capped off the games scoring by rushing in the two-point conversion.  Seay rushed for a game-high 86 yards.


Matthew Byers (Pelham, Ala./John Carroll Catholic HS) and Hunter McEntire (Newton, Ala./Houston Academy) led the defense.  They finished with a team-high seven tackles each.  All of Byers' were solo.