KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Kalamazoo College football team lost 30-20 to Olivet College at Angell Field on Saturday.
The Comets scored on their first possession and led 9-0 after the first quarter.
Kalamazoo got on the board six minutes into the second quarter when Jared Pittman broke free for a 52-yard touchdown run making it a 9-7 game.
Olivet responded with a touchdown drive and quickly scored again on an interception return to take a 23-7 lead. The Comets ended the half with another score to take a 30-7 lead into halftime.
Pittman scored on a 21-yard touchdown reception from Crothers with 5:38 left in the fourth quarter making it 30-20. The Hornets had one more possession but were unable to score again.
Olivet accumulated 349 yards of total offense compared to 295 for Kalamazoo.
Cam Crothers was 18-of-31 passing for 193 yards with two touchdowns.
Bubba Wilson led the Hornet receivers with nine catches for 108 yards and a score.
Jared Pittman rushed for 57 yards with a touchdown while catching four passes for 37 yards with a touchdown.
Kalamazoo is home again next Saturday, Nov. 9 as the Hornets take on Hope at 1 p.m.