Make us your home page

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Football: Durant 49, Chamberlain 0

PLANT CITY — After last week's emotion-charged win over Plant City, Durant coach Mike Gottman was concerned about a letdown for Friday's game against struggling Chamberlain (2-4).

Turns out there was nothing to worry about as Durant remained unbeaten with a dominating 49-0 win. The Cougars (6-0) notched their third shutout of the season.

"I was very worried about it," Gottman said, adding that the opening 66-yard scoring drive "set the tone."

That nine-play drive resulted in the first of two Zach Hooper touchdown runs. But it was backfield mate Jamarlon Hamilton who put up the most impressive numbers, rushing for 132 yards and four touchdowns. The defense forced three turnovers, two safeties and totaled three sacks.

Steve Lee, Times correspondent


Football: Durant 49, Chamberlain 0 10/12/12 [Last modified: Saturday, October 13, 2012 12:49am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours