A program record 696 yards of total offense propelled the #12 Monmouth University football team past Hampton for the outright Big South title, 48-13. The Hawks end the regular with eight straight wins and a perfect 6-0 Big South record.
Monmouth quarterback Kenji Bahar (Baltimore, MD/Calvert Hall) threw five touchdown passes while the defense forced three turnovers in the Hawks’ (8-2) non-conference win over North Alabama (3-7) on Saturday.
This is the first all-time meeting between Monmouth and North Alabama, with the Hawks riding a five-game winning streak into the contest. The Lions are fresh off of a last second win over Campbell to earn their third victory of the season.
The Monmouth University football team (7-2, 4-0 Big South) scored 42 unanswered points to cruise to a 45-21 win over No. 4/5 Kennesaw State (7-2, 2-1 Big South), the highest ranked team the Hawks have ever defeated.
Monmouth University senior quarterback Kenji Bahar (Baltimore, MD/Calvert Hall) became the school’s all-time passing leader as the Hawks improved to 6-2 (3-0 Big South) with a 35-13 win over Charleston Southern (2-6, 0-2 Big South) on Saturday night.