Butte football team knocks off Fresno City 31-28

Sep 27, 2015 2:42 AM by Ross Field

The Butte College football team scored its first win of the year Saturday, taking down Fresno City 31-28 at Harrison Stadium in Oroville.

With the win, the Roadrunners improved to 1-3 on the season.

Butte quarterback Tommy Hays completed 6 of 17 passes for 169 yards and two scores. He also added 74 yards on the ground. Running back Grant Wilson ran 15 times for 89 yards and one touchdown. Trevor Bearden added 71 yards on 10 carries before leaving with an injured ankle. Joe Johnson and Steeley Smith each caught one touchdown apiece.

Butte's defensive line sacked Fresno City quarterback Christian Rossi seven times. Trevor Candeleria and Tanner Cristando each had three sacks.

The Roadrunners are back in action next Saturday taking on San Joaquin Delta College at 1:00 at Cowan Stadium.


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