Boxscore
Cincinnati 72, Austin Peay 10
Saturday, September 3, 2011 7:00 PM
Location - Nippert Stadium
Attendance - 23282

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Austin Peay 0 0 3 7 10
Cincinnati 20 21 10 21 72

Recap


Zach Collaros threw four touchdowns in the first half and Cincinnati rolled to a 72-10 victory over visiting Austin Peay on Saturday in the opener for both teams.
 
Isaiah Pead ran for 87 yards and a pair of scores for Cincinnati (1-0), which outgained Austin Peay 351-108 in the first half and led 41-0 at halftime.
 
Cincinnati, which came one win shy of reaching a BCS bowl in 2009, was picked to finish fifth in the Big East. The Bearcats are trying to bounce back after finishing 4-8 and failing to qualify for a bowl game for the first time in three seasons in Butch Jones' first year.
 
Cincinnati has outscored Austin Peay 239-46 in five meetings, though this was the first matchup since 1993.
 
Collaros, a preseason second-team All-Big East selection, went 12-of-19 for 134 yards before sitting out in the second half. He hit Anthony McClung for touchdown passes of 8 and 29 yards. D.J. Woods and Kenbrell Thompkins also had touchdown receptions.
 
Wes Kitts rushed for 65 yards and a touchdown for Austin Peay, which has lost nine straight dating to last season. The Governors, who went 2-9 in 2010, were picked to finish ninth in the Ohio Valley Conference.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 14:42
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 6 - Austin Peay 0
1st Quarter - 8:38
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 13 - Austin Peay 0
1st Quarter - 2:23
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 20 - Austin Peay 0
2nd Quarter - 10:31
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 27 - Austin Peay 0
2nd Quarter - 0:39
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 34 - Austin Peay 0
2nd Quarter - 0:09
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 41 - Austin Peay 0
3rd Quarter - 10:47
Cincinnati   FG  Cincinnati 44 - Austin Peay 0
3rd Quarter - 7:05
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 51 - Austin Peay 0
3rd Quarter - 1:10
Austin Peay   FG  Cincinnati 51 - Austin Peay 3
4th Quarter - 13:34
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 58 - Austin Peay 3
4th Quarter - 12:16
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 65 - Austin Peay 3
4th Quarter - 8:06
Austin Peay   TD  Cincinnati 65 - Austin Peay 10
4th Quarter - 1:10
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 72 - Austin Peay 10
TEAMS

Team Records

  Austin Peay Cincinnati
W/L 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Austin Peay Cincinnati
Score 10 72
First Downs 16 32
3rd Down Efficiency 2-for-10
20%
5-for-9
56%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1
100%
2-for-3
67%
Total Yards 277 561
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 35-127 49-387
Average/Rush 3.6 7.9
Passing
Comp-Att 16-23 14-22
Passing Yards 150 174
Average/Pass Play 6.0 7.9
Penalties-Yards 8-58 3-23
Fumbles-Lost 3-3 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 2 0
Time of Possession 33:02 26:58

PLAYER STATS

Austin Peay (0 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
No Passing
Cincinnati (0 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
Z. Collaros 12/19 134 4 0
M. Legaux 2/3 40 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
No Rushing
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
I. Pead 7 87 12.4 2
A. Fearing 6 43 7.2 1
M. Legaux 5 36 7.2 1
J. Luallen 4 36 9.0 1
G. Winn 6 33 5.5 0
J. Poteat 4 30 7.5 0
R. Abernathy IV 4 26 6.5 0
Z. Collaros 5 25 5.0 0
D. Woods 1 24 24.0 0
B. Kay 3 22 7.3 0
A. Teague 2 13 6.5 1
A. King 2 12 6.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
No receiving
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Woods 4 59 14.8 1
A. McClung 3 48 16.0 2
A. Chisum 1 25 25.0 0
K. Thompkins 2 20 10.0 1
D. Milligan 1 15 15.0 0
I. Pead 1 10 10.0 0
S. Washington 1 1 1.0 0
R. Abernathy IV 1 -4 -4.0 0
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