KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Kalamazoo College football team losts its MIAA opener 56-26 to Alma College at Angell Field.
The scoring was fast and furious with three touchdowns in the first five minutes as Alma took a 14-7 lead.
Alma scored two touchdowns early in the second quarter to take a 28-7 lead, but a Kalamazoo field goal and touchdown made it a 28-17 game with 4:20 left in the half. The Scots scored with 50 seconds remaining to take a 35-17 lead into halftime.
Alma went up 42-17 on a 79-yard touchdown less than a minute into the third quarter.
Kalamazoo scored midway through the fourth and followed with a blocked punt that resulted in a safety to make it a 42-26 game, but two fourth quarter touchdowns sealed the win for the Scots.
Alex White finished 24-of-47 passing for 359 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions.
Lorenzo Redmond rushed for 53 yards on 15 carries.
Kalamazoo returns to action next Saturday, Oct. 8 at Olivet.