Rutgers freshman QB Johnathan Lewis had five touchdowns and freshman RB Raheem Blackshear had 102 yards rushing and two touchdowns in a 65-0 blowout win over Morgan State on Saturday. >> Box score
Rutgers' win was their first of the season and snapped an 11-game losing streak.
Starting QB Kyle Bolin completed 11 of 17 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown and the team scored 27 points in the second quarter. Entering the half with a 34-0 lead, Rutgers focused on the running game down the stretch as they piled onto their lead. Eleven ball carriers split 54 total carries on the day, with Blackshear leading the workload with 102 yards.
Nakia Griffin-Stewart caught two passes for 21 ard and a touchdown, while Bo Melton caught a 48-yard pass in an otherwise-quiet day for Rutgers' receiving corp.
Rutgers will return to action next Saturday against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at 3:30 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.