Presley lifts Appalachian State past Citadel 39-10

DeAndre Presley threw for five touchdowns and Appalachian State beat The Citadel 39-10 on Saturday night.

Presley completed 14 of 25 passes for 241 yards for the Mountaineers (6-0, 4-0 Southern Conference). He had passing scores of 65, 3, 5, 22 and 73 yards.

Appalachian State extended its conference winning streak to 24 games — the second-longest in the SoCon's 89-year football history. West Virginia won 30 straight conference games from 1952-59.

Brian Quick had 99 yards receiving and two touchdowns and Travaris Cadet added 79 yards receiving and one touchdown for the Mountaineers. CoCo Hillary and Ben Jorden each had one TD catch.

Quarterback Matt Thompson had 69 yards rushing one touchdown for the Bulldogs (2-5, 0-4).

Appalachian State held The Citadel to 0-for-6 passing, including one interception.