GARDEN CITY, N.Y. - Sept. 24 - The Erie Community College football saw Nassau Community College convert five turnovers into touchdowns and the Kats suffered a 37-3 loss Saturday in Northeast Football Conference play. ECC falls to 1-3 overall and 0-2 in NFC play.
ECC's Nate Benoit (Grand Island, N.Y./Grand Island) made a 27-yard field goal in the fourth quarter to account for the Kats' scoring.
Nassau CC, which received votes in this week's NJCAA poll after being ranked in the top 15 the previous two weeks, got a touchdown pass and a 15-yard scoring run from quarterback Francis Drummond. NCC also got a 45-yard interception return for a score from Amara Kamara and an end zone fumble recovery from Mark Pridgeon.
The Kats play Hudson Valley Community College Oct. 1 at noon in Jim Ball Stadium. The contest is ECC's Homecoming game.