Huskies, X-Men post AUS football wins
The Saint Mary’s Huskies remained unbeaten at the midpoint of the Atlantic University Sport football season with a 27-26 win over the Mount Allison Mounties on Saturday in Sackville, N.B.
Liam O’Brien ran in a pair of touchdowns — including the winning score from one yard out with 24 seconds left in the fourth quarter — as Saint Mary’s improved to 4-0. Mount Allison fell to 1-3. At Lennoxville, Que., Josh Millar threw for 356 yards and three touchdowns and an interception as the St. Francis Xavier X-Men (2-2) defeated the Bishop’s Gaiters (1-3) 37-27. Next Saturday, the Mounties will travel to Wolfville to play the Acadia Axemen. Saint Mary’s will head to Antigonish to play the X-Men.