Alabama-Birmingham 45, Tulane 55

Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 8:18
  TD   Tulane 7 - Alabama-Birmingham 0
Xavier Rush 21 yd. pass from Ryan Griffin (Cairo Santos kick)
1st Quarter - 3:59
  TD   Tulane 7 - Alabama-Birmingham 7
Darrin Reaves 1 yd. run (Ty Long kick)
1st Quarter - 0:51
  TD   Tulane 14 - Alabama-Birmingham 7
Xavier Rush 15 yd. pass from Ryan Griffin (Cairo Santos kick)
2nd Quarter - 14:34
  TD   Tulane 21 - Alabama-Birmingham 7
Ryan Grant 61 yd. pass from Ryan Griffin (Cairo Santos kick)
2nd Quarter - 10:00
  FG   Tulane 24 - Alabama-Birmingham 7
Cairo Santos 21 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 8:38
  FG   Tulane 24 - Alabama-Birmingham 10
Ty Long 25 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 5:45
  TD   Tulane 31 - Alabama-Birmingham 10
Ryan Grant 8 yd. pass from Ryan Griffin (Cairo Santos kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:18
  TD   Tulane 31 - Alabama-Birmingham 17
Kennard Backman 1 yd. pass from Austin Brown (Ty Long kick)
3rd Quarter - 11:03
  TD   Tulane 31 - Alabama-Birmingham 24
Darrin Reaves 2 yd. run (Ty Long kick)
3rd Quarter - 8:00
  TD   Tulane 38 - Alabama-Birmingham 24
Fudge Van Hooser 16 yd. pass from Ryan Griffin (Cairo Santos kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:29
  TD   Tulane 38 - Alabama-Birmingham 31
Jackie Williams 12 yd. pass from Austin Brown (Ty Long kick)
4th Quarter - 14:57
  TD   Tulane 45 - Alabama-Birmingham 31
Orleans Darkwa 1 yd. run (Cairo Santos kick)
4th Quarter - 12:33
  TD   Tulane 45 - Alabama-Birmingham 38
Darrin Reaves 25 yd. run (Ty Long kick)
4th Quarter - 8:14
  FG   Tulane 48 - Alabama-Birmingham 38
Cairo Santos 32 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 3:42
  TD   Tulane 55 - Alabama-Birmingham 38
Orleans Darkwa 32 yd. run (Cairo Santos kick)
4th Quarter - 3:03
  TD   Tulane 55 - Alabama-Birmingham 45
Kennard Backman 20 yd. pass from Austin Brown (Ty Long kick)

Team Stats

  Alabama-Birmingham Tulane
Score 45 55
First downs 29 26
3rd Down Efficiency 5-for-13 (38%) 9-for-14 (64%)
4th Down Efficiency 2-for-3 (67%) 0-for-1 (0%)
Total Yards 622 619
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 28-213 37-153
    Average Per Rush 7.6 4.1
Passing
    Comp-Att 26-53 34-42
    Passing Yards 409 466
    Average Per Pass Play 7.7 11.1
Penalties-Yards 6-46 10-71
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-2
Interceptions Thrown 3 1
Time of Possession 25:01 34:59

Player Stats

Blazers
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
A. Brown 26/52 409 3 3
Green Wave
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
R. Griffin 34/42 466 5 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
D. Reaves 21 166 3
G. Franklin 2 27 0
B. Coles 1 17 0
A. Brown 4 3 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
O. Darkwa 20 74 2
R. Kelley 8 59 0
D. Butler 5 19 0
R. Griffin 2 3 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
J. Williams 6 143 1
N. Adams 5 119 0
D. Reaves 7 55 0
P. Hearn 2 36 0
K. Backman 2 21 2
J. Davis 2 19 0
G. Franklin 2 16 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
R. Grant 6 184 2
X. Rush 8 126 2
R. Kelley 9 66 0
M. Edwards 4 31 0
W. Van Hooser 2 25 1
O. Darkwa 3 20 0
D. Butler 1 8 0
M. Marfisi 1 6 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
L. Johnson 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
L. Doss 2 52 0
S. Scofield 1 14 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
H. Mullins 3 151 54
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
P. Picerelli 2 87 49
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
B. Coles 1 19 19
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
R. Carthon 2 44 23
D. Butler 1 19 19
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
J. Williams 2 17 11
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
D. Monroe 2 63 57

Game Info

Date - Saturday, October 27 2012 3:30PM
Location - Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Attendance - 12531

Conference USA Boxscores

Southern Mississippi 
Rice 
17
44
Memphis 
Southern Methodist 
13
44
Alabama-Birmingham 
Tulane 
45
55
Navy 
East Carolina 
56
28
Texas El Paso 
Houston 
35
45
Central Florida 
Marshall 
54
17