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GSC Football Wins 17-12 over WV State


Rahmann Lee rushed for 132 yards and a touchdown in the Pioneers win over West Virginia State 17-12

Institute, W.Va. – Rahmann Lee rushed for 132 yards and a touchdown as he and the Glenville State Pioneer football team won their final game of the 2013 season on the road over Mountain East Conference foe West Virginia State, 17-12.

GSC would jump out to a quick 14-0 lead in the first quarter however West Virginia State would score 9 unanswered points as the G men took a 14-9 lead into halftime.

In the second half GSC would add to their score with a 33 yard field goal from Ryan Cullen as the Pioneers took a 17-9 lead.

West Virginia State would and a field goal of their own as they pulled within five points, 17-12.

West Virginia State would have an opportunity to take the lead as they would start a drive with only 5:59 left in the game. But the Pioneers defense would be up for the challenge as they forced a turnover on downs as GSC would hold onto a 17-12 victory.

GSC outgained West Virginia State on the ground 158 to 73.

Rahmann Lee rushed for 132 yards on 24 carries and scored a touchdown. His touchdown run coming from 64 yards out.

GSC freshman quarterback Sean Steele threw for 76 yards as he went 9 for 22 and a touchdown. He also threw 2 interceptions on the day.

Steele’s favorite target was Seth Jordan as he caught 2 passes for 30 yards and a touchdown.

James Johnson led the GSC defense with 13.5 tackles in the game. Elijah Sala finished with 6.5 tackles and also had an interception.

The Pioneers finish the 2013 season with a 6-5 (5-4) record. GSC will hold their Annual Football Banquet on Sunday, December 8th keep checking the website for more details.

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