BELTON, Texas (UMHB) The UMHB Crusaders defense held the Southwestern Pirates to 237 yards of total offense and forced eight turnovers while scoring four defensive touchdowns in a 77-7 victory Saturday night.
UMHB improves to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in American Southwest Conference play with the win. The loss drops the Pirates to 2-3 overall and 1-3 in the ASC on the year.
TJ Josey caught two passes for 74 yards and became the Cru’s all-time leader in career receiving yardage, breaking the mark previously held by P.J. Williams.
The Cru has now won 26 consecutive regular season games and 20 straight ASC contests. UMHB will continue its homestand with a 6 p.m. kickoff against Hardin-Simmons University (4-0, 3-0 ASC) in a Top 25 showdown next Saturday at Crusader Stadium.