Morehead St. uses passing game to win opener against Union College

Posted at 12:05 AM, Aug 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-30 00:05:49-04

Morehead State used a potent passing game to open their 2019 season with a 44-7 victory over in-state foe, Union (Ky.).

Eagles sophomore quarterback, Mark Pappas completed 15-of-21 passes for 236 yards and three touchdowns. It was his first-ever career start. Jordan Huffman led the receivers with two catches for 56 yards and a touchdown. Issiah Aguero led the running backs with 13 carries and 131 yards on the ground.

The Eagles return to action on September 7, when they travel to #13 Illinois State for a 7:30 p.m. ET kickoff.