DAILY JOURNAL SPORTS CORRESPONDENT
Traditionally renowned for prolific offense, the Franklin College football team is getting defensive.
Yet the Grizzlies’ offense isn’t slowing down.
Ranked No. 23 in the D3football.com poll, Franklin cruised to a 56-0 win Saturday against visiting Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference rival Rose-Hulman. The shutout was the Grizzlies’ third in the past three games.
Franklin broke the game open in the second quarter, where it scored 35 points to essentially seal the outcome. The Grizzlies added two more touchdowns in the third period, improving to 5-2 on the season and 5-0 in the HCAC.