Texas 66, Mississippi 31

Date - Saturday, September 15, 2012 9:15 PM
Location - Vaught-Hemingway Stadium
Attendance - 61797

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Texas 10 21 21 14 66
Mississippi 0 10 14 7 31

Recap


Texas 66, Ole Miss 31: David Ash threw for 326 yards and four touchdowns as the No. 12 Longhorns improved to 3-0 for the sixth straight year.

Linebacker Steve Edmond returned an interception 22 yards for a touchdown to jumpstart visiting Texas, which dealt new Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze his first loss in three games.

The Longhorns led 31-10 after a first half in which Ash hit 10 of 11 throws and Olympian Marquise Goodwin ripped off a 69-yard scoring run. Malcolm Brown finished with 128 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries.

Rebels quarterback Bo Wallace, who came in completing 77 percent of his throws, struggled mightily before being relieved by Barry Brunetti. Wallace completed 13 of 24 throws for 178 yards and a touchdown, with three interceptions.

Ole Miss’ Jaylen Walton had a spectacular 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown early in the fourth quarter.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Texas improved to 6-0 all-time against Ole Miss; the last meeting before Saturday was in 1966. … Texas is 33-1 against unranked non-conference opponents over the past nine years.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:41
Texas   TD  Mississippi 0 - Texas 7
1st Quarter - 3:07
Texas   FG  Mississippi 0 - Texas 10
2nd Quarter - 14:54
Mississippi   TD  Mississippi 7 - Texas 10
2nd Quarter - 13:34
Texas   TD  Mississippi 7 - Texas 17
2nd Quarter - 8:50
Mississippi   FG  Mississippi 10 - Texas 17
2nd Quarter - 6:34
Texas   TD  Mississippi 10 - Texas 24
2nd Quarter - 0:12
Texas   TD  Mississippi 10 - Texas 31
3rd Quarter - 11:40
Texas   TD  Mississippi 10 - Texas 38
3rd Quarter - 10:39
Mississippi   TD  Mississippi 17 - Texas 38
3rd Quarter - 6:51
Texas   TD  Mississippi 17 - Texas 45
3rd Quarter - 4:41
Mississippi   TD  Mississippi 24 - Texas 45
3rd Quarter - 2:30
Texas   TD  Mississippi 24 - Texas 52
4th Quarter - 14:23
Texas   TD  Mississippi 24 - Texas 59
4th Quarter - 14:05
Mississippi   TD  Mississippi 31 - Texas 59
4th Quarter - 11:27
Texas   TD  Mississippi 31 - Texas 66
TEAMS

Team Records

  Texas Mississippi
W/L 3 - 0 - 0 2 - 1 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Texas Mississippi
Score 66 31
First Downs 29 19
3rd Down Efficiency 7-for-12
58%
4-for-12
33%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-2
50%
1-for-2
50%
Total Yards 676 399
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 54-350 34-170
Average/Rush 6.5 5.0
Passing
Comp-Att 19-24 17-30
Passing Yards 326 229
Average/Pass Play 13.6 6.5
Penalties-Yards 8-55 5-55
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 3
Time of Possession 37:03 22:57

PLAYER STATS

Texas (3 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Ash 19/23 326 4 0
J. Shipley 0/1 0 0 0
Mississippi (2 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Wallace 13/24 178 1 3
B. Brunetti 4/6 51 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Brown 21 128 6.1 2
M. Goodwin 2 80 40.0 1
J. Gray 9 50 5.6 0
J. Bergeron 11 48 4.4 0
D. Ash 2 19 9.5 0
J. Hills 2 13 6.5 0
D. Monroe 1 10 10.0 1
J. Shipley 1 7 7.0 0
R. Roberson 1 4 4.0 0
D. Johnson 2 -3 -1.5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
J. Scott 8 95 11.9 1
B. Brunetti 4 25 6.2 0
R. Mackey 6 22 3.7 1
I. Mathers 3 18 6.0 0
B. Wallace 12 8 0.7 0
J. Walton 1 2 2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
M. Davis 5 124 24.8 1
M. Goodwin 2 102 51.0 1
J. Shipley 3 35 11.7 0
J. Bergeron 1 18 18.0 0
M. Brown 2 15 7.5 0
D. Johnson 2 15 7.5 0
J. Hills 1 9 9.0 0
D. Grant 2 7 3.5 1
R. Roberson 1 1 1.0 1
C. McCoy 1 -3 -3.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Moncrief 7 144 20.6 1
K. Neat 4 57 14.2 0
V. Sanders 1 11 11.0 0
J. Mosley 3 9 3.0 0
F. Allen 1 8 8.0 0
R. Mackey 1 0 0.0 0