Boxscore
Texas A&M 27, Florida International 20
Saturday, September 18, 2010 7:00 PM
Location - Kyle Field
Attendance - 79069

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Florida International 3 3 14 0 20
Texas A&M 0 6 0 21 27

Recap

Texas A&M rallied for 21 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to escape a major upset bid from Florida International 27-20 on Saturday at Kyle Field in College Station.
 
The Panthers of the Sun Belt Conference appeared to be in control, leading 20-6 with 6:54 in the third after Anthony Gaitor returned a Jarrod Johnson interception 54 yards for a touchdown. FIU picked off  Johnson four times.

But A&M woke in the fourth quarter. The Aggies (3-0) got their first lead of the game at 27-20 with 4:29 left to play when Cyrus Gray scored on a 40-yard touchdown run.  Johnson finished 11 of 31 for 194 yards, one touchdown and four interceptions. Aggies running back Christine Michael rushed 21 times for 119 yards and a touchdown.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 7:30
Florida International   FG  Texas A&M 0 - Florida International 3
2nd Quarter - 14:12
Texas A&M   FG  Texas A&M 3 - Florida International 3
2nd Quarter - 6:46
Florida International   FG  Texas A&M 3 - Florida International 6
2nd Quarter - 1:43
Texas A&M   FG  Texas A&M 6 - Florida International 6
3rd Quarter - 13:08
Florida International   TD  Texas A&M 6 - Florida International 13
3rd Quarter - 6:54
Florida International   TD  Texas A&M 6 - Florida International 20
4th Quarter - 13:51
Texas A&M   TD  Texas A&M 13 - Florida International 20
4th Quarter - 7:07
Texas A&M   TD  Texas A&M 20 - Florida International 20
4th Quarter - 4:29
Texas A&M   TD  Texas A&M 27 - Florida International 20
TEAMS

Team Records

  Florida International Texas A&M
W/L 0 - 2 - 0 3 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Florida International Texas A&M
Score 20 27
First Downs 13 20
3rd Down Efficiency 3-for-18
17%
4-for-14
29%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1
0%
0-for-1
0%
Total Yards 232 402
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 39-115 43-208
Average/Rush 2.9 4.8
Passing
Comp-Att 14-33 11-31
Passing Yards 117 194
Average/Pass Play 3.5 5.2
Penalties-Yards 7-50 5-30
Fumbles-Lost 2-0 4-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 4
Time of Possession 32:31 27:29

PLAYER STATS

Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
W. Carroll 14/33 117 0 1
Texas A&M (3 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Johnson 11/31 194 1 4
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
J. Harden 22 57 2.6 0
K. Rhodes 2 41 20.5 0
W. Carroll 3 7 2.3 0
D. Perry 3 4 1.3 1
D. Mallary 7 4 0.6 0
T. Hilton 1 3 3.0 0
J. Mertile 1 -1 -1.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
C. Michael 21 119 5.7 1
C. Gray 9 85 9.4 1
J. Johnson 13 4 0.3 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
T. Hilton 3 47 15.7 0
J. Younger 3 23 7.7 0
J. Mertile 2 16 8.0 0
D. Mallary 1 12 12.0 0
J. Harden 2 11 5.5 0
J. Williams 1 7 7.0 0
W. Times 1 5 5.0 0
K. Rhodes 1 -4 -4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
J. Fuller 4 73 18.2 0
R. Swope 3 46 15.3 0
T. McCoy 1 33 33.0 1
U. Nwachukwu 1 19 19.0 0
C. Gray 1 17 17.0 0
C. Michael 1 6 6.0 0
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