Appleberry had two touchdowns to go with his 109 yards, the first and last as Chattanooga took a 31-10 halftime lead.
Ford, who finished with 172 yards, had a 62-yard scoring burst and Hutchinson connected with Javin Whatley for a 72-yard score before the half.
Hutchinson was 16 of 20 for 295 yards passing. The Mocs (5-1, 2-0 Southern Conference), ranked ninth in the coaches poll, rolled up 609 yards of total offense.
The Keydets (1-5, 0-3) finished with minus 2-yards rushing, thanks to five sacks and 156 total yards. Jahleel Porter had a 98-yard kickoff return that tied the game at 7.
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