Boxscore
South Florida 32, Nevada 31
Saturday, September 8, 2012 3:35 PM
Location - MacKay Stadium
Attendance - 22804

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
South Florida 6 7 7 12 32
Nevada 21 0 7 3 31

Recap


South Florida 32, Nevada 31: Andre Davis registered 12 receptions for 191 yards, including a 56-yard touchdown pass from B.J. Daniels with 38 seconds left, as visiting South Florida rallied to beat Nevada.

Daniels, who threw for 363 yards and three scores, hit Chris Dunkley for a 52-yard touchdown with 2:37 left. He then took the Bulls 92 yards in six plays as South Florida improved to 2-0.

Nevada quarterback Cody Fajardo passed for 271 yards and a touchdown and ran for 134 yards and two scores as the Wolf Pack took a 31-20 lead with 8:16 left in the contest.

Stefphon Jefferson also rushed for 135 yards, his second straight 100-yard game to start the season for Nevada (1-1).

Nevada, coming off a big victory at California, scored touchdowns the first three times it had the ball. Fajardo ran 26 yards, fumbled into the end zone and tight end Zach Sudfeld fell on it 4:20 into the game for a 7-0 lead. Fajardo later scored on a 1-yard dive with 6:29 left in the first.

Davis caught his first of two scores, this one 51 yards, before Fajardo connected with Joseph Huber for a 29-yard touchdown to make it 21-6 with 2:58 left in the opening quarter.

Lindsey Lamar brought USF within 21-20 with a 35-yard run just 2:04 into the second half. Lamar, who was slated to redshirt earlier in the week, ran for 85 yards while replacing backup running back Marcus Shaw (ankle injury).

GAME NOTEBOOK: Nevada is 17-3 at home since 2009. … USF’s top returning receiver Sterling Griffin was taken off the field in the first half with a leg injury and did not return. … Nevada is now 5-19 against BCS teams since 1998.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 10:40
Nevada   TD  Nevada 7 - South Florida 0
1st Quarter - 6:29
Nevada   TD  Nevada 14 - South Florida 0
1st Quarter - 5:19
South Florida   TD  Nevada 14 - South Florida 6
1st Quarter - 2:58
Nevada   TD  Nevada 21 - South Florida 6
2nd Quarter - 9:12
South Florida   TD  Nevada 21 - South Florida 13
3rd Quarter - 12:56
South Florida   TD  Nevada 21 - South Florida 20
3rd Quarter - 0:00
Nevada   TD  Nevada 28 - South Florida 20
4th Quarter - 8:16
Nevada   FG  Nevada 31 - South Florida 20
4th Quarter - 2:37
South Florida   TD  Nevada 31 - South Florida 26
4th Quarter - 0:38
South Florida   TD  Nevada 31 - South Florida 32
TEAMS

Team Records

  South Florida Nevada
W/L 2 - 0 - 0 1 - 1 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  South Florida Nevada
Score 32 31
First Downs 26 30
3rd Down Efficiency 5-for-13
38%
5-for-15
33%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
2-for-2
100%
Total Yards 572 549
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 35-209 53-278
Average/Rush 6.0 5.2
Passing
Comp-Att 22-40 27-38
Passing Yards 363 271
Average/Pass Play 8.9 6.8
Penalties-Yards 13-107 9-84
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 4-3
Interceptions Thrown 0 0
Time of Possession 26:20 33:40

PLAYER STATS

South Florida (2 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Daniels 22/40 363 3 0
Nevada (1 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Fajardo 27/38 271 1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. Lamar 8 85 10.6 1
D. Murray 13 60 4.6 1
B. Daniels 11 53 4.8 0
D. Hopkins 2 12 6.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
S. Jefferson 30 135 4.5 0
C. Fajardo 18 134 7.4 2
N. Hale 5 9 1.8 0
Z. Sudfeld 0 0 0.0 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Davis 12 191 15.9 2
C. Dunkley 2 67 33.5 1
T. Mitchell 2 29 14.5 0
E. Landi 1 28 28.0 0
D. Welch 1 23 23.0 0
D. Murray 2 16 8.0 0
D. Hopkins 1 5 5.0 0
V. Marc 1 4 4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
Z. Sudfeld 5 67 13.4 0
B. Wimberly 5 55 11.0 0
K. Arendse 5 39 7.8 0
R. Turner 4 37 9.2 0
J. Huber 2 31 15.5 1
K. Brock 1 19 19.0 0
A. Bradley 2 10 5.0 0
S. Jefferson 2 8 4.0 0
S. Jeffers 1 5 5.0 0
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