AMHERST, Mass. (AP)Gino Campiotti threw for a touchdown, Jordan Mahoney scored on a long interception return and Massachusetts defeated Stony Brook 20-3 on Saturday.
Campiotti’s 18-yard pass to Cameron Sullivan-Brown opened the scoring early in the first quarter.
In the second quarter, Stony Brook took possession at the UMass 22-yard line following a 10-yard punt by CJ Kolodziey of the Minutemen (1-2). On third-and-goal from the 11, Mahoney intercepted a Daron Bryden pass and returned it 94 yards for a touchdown.
The rest of the scoring came from the placekickers. Cameron Carson hit two field goals for UMass and Angelo Guglielmello connected once for the Seawolves (0-2).
Campiotti completed 10 of 15 passes for 90 yards and UMass won despite being outgained 333-264.
Bryden, a freshman, was 15-of-31 passing for 186 yards with two interceptions.
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