Pioneers Fall in Season Opener to Carson Newman
Glenville State dropped its season-opening contest at Carson-Newman Thursday evening.
Carson-Newman jumped out to a 49-21 lead with 9:49 to play in the third quarter before the Pioneers reeled off the next 25 points, making the score 49-46.
However, with 1:51 remaining in the game, CNC scored from six yards out, putting the game away.
Darold Hughes threw for five touchdown passes and ran one.