Boxscore
Cincinnati 23, Delaware State 7
Saturday, September 15, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Nippert Stadium
Attendance - 27112

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Delaware State 0 0 0 7 7
Cincinnati 13 7 0 3 23

Recap


Cincinnati 23, Delaware State 7:
Munchie Legaux passed for two first-half touchdowns as the host Bearcats cruised past the Hornets.

Legaux found Anthony McClung for an 8-yard touchdown on the final play of the first quarter, and connected with Damon Julian on an 11-yard touchdown with 3:03 left in the first half. Cincinnati also got a 1-yard touchdown run from Jameel Poteat in the first quarter, building a 20-0 halftime lead.

The Bearcats (2-0) rolled up 327 of their 468 yards of offense in the first half, but lost two fumbles and threw an interception in the opening two quarters. Legaux finished 20-for-27 passing for 208 yards, and George Winn rushed 24 times for 147 yards.

The Hornets (1-2) finished with 261 yards of total offense and went 3-for-14 on third down. Quarterback Nick Elko, who passed for 353 yards last week against Delaware, finished 18-for-36 for 151 yards. Malcolm Williams scored on a 60-yard run with 11:41 remaining, and rushed for 120 yards on 20 carries.

Tony Miliano added an 18-yard field goal with 54 seconds remaining for Cincinnati, which is off next week before playing No. 13 Virginia Tech on Sept. 29.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Bearcats finished with 26 first downs. … Travis Tarpley caught nine passes for 75 yards for Delaware State, which hosts Florida A&M next week. … Penalties hurt Delaware State, which was flagged nine times for 66 yards.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 8:17
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 6 - Delaware State 0
1st Quarter - 0:00
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 13 - Delaware State 0
2nd Quarter - 3:03
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 20 - Delaware State 0
4th Quarter - 11:41
Delaware State   TD  Cincinnati 20 - Delaware State 7
4th Quarter - 0:54
Cincinnati   FG  Cincinnati 23 - Delaware State 7
TEAMS

Team Records

  Delaware State Cincinnati
W/L 1 - 2 - 0 2 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 1 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Delaware State Cincinnati
Score 7 23
First Downs 13 26
3rd Down Efficiency 3-for-14
21%
5-for-11
45%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-2
50%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 261 467
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 26-110 49-259
Average/Rush 4.2 5.3
Passing
Comp-Att 18-36 20-27
Passing Yards 151 208
Average/Pass Play 4.0 7.2
Penalties-Yards 9-66 3-40
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 4-4
Interceptions Thrown 1 2
Time of Possession 27:47 32:13

PLAYER STATS

Delaware State (1 - 2)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
N. Elko 18/36 151 0 1
Cincinnati (2 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Legaux 20/27 208 2 2
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Williams 20 120 6.0 1
D. Cheung 2 8 4.0 0
N. Elko 3 -15 -5.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
G. Winn 24 147 6.1 0
R. Abernathy IV 7 52 7.4 0
J. Poteat 8 44 5.5 1
M. Legaux 8 25 3.1 0
S. Washington 1 1 1.0 0
A. McClung 1 -10 -10.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
T. Tarpley 9 75 8.3 0
J. Bailey 4 33 8.2 0
J. Wilson 2 25 12.5 0
M. Williams 2 11 5.5 0
J. Brewton 1 7 7.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Julian 4 62 15.5 1
A. McClung 3 54 18.0 1
R. Abernathy IV 3 23 7.7 0
S. Washington 3 23 7.7 0
K. Thompkins 3 22 7.3 0
D. Milligan 1 17 17.0 0
T. Kelce 1 5 5.0 0
D. Richardson 1 3 3.0 0
J. Poteat 1 -1 -1.0 0
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