Houston 35, Rice 14

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 9:01
  TD   Rice 0 - Houston 7
Larry McDuffey 25 yd. pass from David Piland (Matt Hogan kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:47
  TD   Rice 0 - Houston 14
Daniel Spencer 31 yd. pass from David Piland (Matt Hogan kick)
3rd Quarter - 10:27
  TD   Rice 0 - Houston 21
Charles Sims 3 yd. run (Matt Hogan kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:39
  TD   Rice 0 - Houston 28
Charles Sims 47 yd. run (Matt Hogan kick)
3rd Quarter - 4:30
  TD   Rice 7 - Houston 28
Sam McGuffie 24 yd. pass from Driphus Jackson (Chris Boswell kick)
4th Quarter - 11:15
  TD   Rice 7 - Houston 35
Charles Sims 16 yd. run (Matt Hogan kick)
4th Quarter - 6:50
  TD   Rice 14 - Houston 35
Sam McGuffie 88 yd. pass from Driphus Jackson (Chris Boswell kick)

Team Stats

  Houston Rice
Score 35 14
First downs 30 17
3rd Down Efficiency 10-for-15 (67%) 5-for-16 (31%)
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0 (0%) 0-for-1 (0%)
Total Yards 608 343
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 44-247 34-69
    Average Per Rush 5.6 2.0
Passing
    Comp-Att 26-43 18-36
    Passing Yards 361 274
    Average Per Pass Play 8.4 7.6
Penalties-Yards 8-69 6-55
Fumbles-Lost 2-2 1-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 29:13 30:47

Player Stats

Cougars
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Piland 26/43 361 2 1
Owls
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Jackson 17/35 272 2 0
J. Taylor 1/1 2 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
C. Sims 24 158 3
B. Welford 9 36 0
D. Piland 3 25 0
K. Farrow 4 17 0
R. Jackson 2 13 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
C. Ross 13 52 0
J. Eddington 7 35 0
B. Hamilton 2 2 0
D. Jackson 12 -20 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
L. McDuffey 8 100 1
D. Spencer 5 99 1
K. Farrow 4 61 0
C. Sims 4 47 0
D. Greenberry 3 32 0
D. Peace 1 16 0
R. Williams 1 6 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
S. McGuffie 6 119 2
D. Moore 3 44 0
V. McDonald 2 41 0
T. Cook 2 21 0
C. Ross 2 19 0
D. Parks 1 18 0
K. Kubiak 1 10 0
J. Eddington 1 2 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
M. Hill 1 0 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
R. Leone 4 184 62
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
C. Boswell 6 249 53
T. Cook 4 153 42
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
L. McDuffey 1 29 29
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
L. Turner 5 80 18
D. Moore 1 17 17
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
D. Peace 5 15 8
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
D. Parks 1 -3 0

Game Info

Date - Saturday, September 29 2012 3:30PM
Location - NRG Stadium
Attendance - 32718

Conference USA Boxscores

Missouri 
Central Florida 
21
16
Tulsa 
Alabama-Birmingham 
49
42
Marshall 
Purdue 
41
51
Houston 
Rice 
35
14
UL Monroe 
Tulane 
63
10
Texas El Paso 
East Carolina 
18
28
Texas Christian (14)
Southern Methodist 
24
16
Louisville (17)
Southern Mississippi 
21
17