JERSEY CITY, NJ — Bayonne kept up the scoring pace with Lincoln for one half, but Lincoln pulled away for a 44-20 football victory Thursday night at Caven Point.

Richard Gonzalez threw two touchdown passes to Cedric Bazile in the first half, and Gonzalez also connected with Christian Ashe on a 23-yard TD pass in the second quarter.

Lincoln (5-3) led, 30-20, at halftime, then scored a touchdown each in the third and fourth quarters to put the contest out of reach.

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Gonzalez completed 18 of 33 passes for 235 yards. Bazile caught nine passes for 119 yards, and Ashe came down with seven receptions for 111 yards for Bayonne (2-4).

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