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Baltimore 17 at Los Angeles 6
1985 Week 7 - Sunday, April 7, 1985
Baltimore Stars(2-3-1)(-10) at Los Angeles Express(1-5)
Attendance: 5,637, TV: ABC
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Running back Allen Harvin rushed 26 times for 111 yards and two fourth-quarter touchdowns to lead the Baltimore Stars to a 17-6 victory over the Los Angeles Express Sunday afternoon in a United States Football League game.
Harvin iced the game when he ran 21 yards to pay dirt with 1:53 remaining. Harvin capped a 67-yard, 12-play drive when he plunged over from the two-yard line with 3:15 remaining for the Stars' first touchdown.
Quarterback Chuck Fusina, who completed 15-24 passes for 191 yards, found wide receiver Scott Fitzkee for 14-, 8-, and 14-yard completions and scrambled for nine more in the drive.
The Baltimore scoring drive was kept alive when defensive end Ray Cattage tackled Fusina out of bounds for a personal foul, giving the Stars first and 10 at the Express 25.
Express place-kicker Tony Zendejas opened the scoring when he booted a 48-yard field goal with 8:13 remaining in the first quarter.
David Trout tied the score at the 2:15 mark of the first quarter with a 28-yard field goal.
Zendejas, who has supplied all the Express scoring in their last two outings, added a 35-yard field goal with 8:59 left in the game to give the Express a 6-3 lead.
Sunday, April 7, 1985 Baltimore Stars 17 @ Los Angeles Express 6 Stadium : Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, CA. Attendance: 5,637 Baltimore Los Angeles First Downs 16 12 Rushes - Yards 34-132 21-89 Passing Yards 191 129 Return Yards 129 65 Passes 15-24-0 13-29-3 Sacks by 4-34 1-0 Punts 5-37 4-42 Fumbles-Lost 1-1 1-1 Penalties-Yards 5-40 3-25 Time of Possession 33:51 26:09 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total Baltimore 3 0 0 14 - 17 Los Angeles 3 0 0 3 - 6 1st Quarter Scoring Los Angeles Express - 48 yard Field Goal by Zendejas Baltimore Stars - 28 yard Field Goal by Trout 2nd Quarter Scoring NO SCORING 3rd Quarter Scoring NO SCORING 4th Quarter Scoring Los Angeles Express - 35 yard Field Goal by Zendejas Baltimore Stars - Harvin 2 yard run ( Trout Kick ) Baltimore Stars - Harvin 21 yard run ( Trout Kick ) INDIVIDUAL Statistics Rushing Baltimore Stars - Harvin 26-111, Fusina 4-15, Riley 4-6. Los Angeles Express - Gray 13-53, Warren 7-29, Suerer 1-7. Passing Baltimore Stars - Fusina 15-24-0-191. Los Angeles Express - Suerer 13-29-3-129. Receiving Baltimore Stars - Fitzkee 8-89, H. Harris 2-53, Harvin 2-13, Harrison 1-25, Dunek 1-20, Riley 1 for minus 9 yards. Los Angeles Express - Gunn 4-64, Gray 3-20, Townsell 2-17, Hersey 2-13, Hudson 1-11, Boddie 1-4. Missed Field Goals NONE
Archived news report
Supplemental information courtesy of Chris Blackburn