Cincinnati 52, Miami (Ohio) 14

Date - Saturday, October 6, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Nippert Stadium
Attendance - 35097

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Miami (Ohio) 6 8 0 0 14
Cincinnati 14 10 21 7 52

Recap

No. 23 Cincinnati 52, Miami (Ohio) 14: Munchie Legaux passed for two touchdowns and rushed for another and George Winn ran for 128 yards and a pair of scores to lead the host Bearcats to their seventh straight victory over the archrival RedHawks.

Cincinnati (4-0) took advantage of three Miami turnovers in the first half and scored 24 straight points after falling behind early. The RedHawks (3-3) were driving again with a 6-0 lead in the first quarter before Camerron Cheatham intercepted Zac Dysert's pass and returned it 68 yards for a touchdown.

Following another interception by Dysert that set Cincinnati up at the Miami 15-yard line, Legaux threw a 11-yard touchdown pass to Danny Milligan for a 14-6 lead. Winn, who rushed for 103 yards in the first half, scored on a 6-yard run early in the second quarter and had another touchdown run in the third.

Dysert, who completed 25 of 49 passes for 303 yards, had two touchdown passes and three interceptions for the RedHawks, who scored their first touchdown against Cincinnati since 2009 on their opening drive before the turnovers changed the complexion of the game. Winn and Legaux, who completed 13 of 23 passes for 157 yards, did not see action in the fourth quarter.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The seven-game winning streak for Cincinnati over Miami is the longest for the Bearcats in the series. ... Cincinnati has outscored the RedHawks 124-17 in the last three meetings. ... Dysert surpassed 10,000 yards for his career and is No. 3 among current FBS quarterbacks, trailing only Oklahoma's Landry Jones and USC's Matt Barkley.

SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:31
Miami (Ohio)   TD  Cincinnati 0 - Miami (Ohio) 6
1st Quarter - 7:36
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 7 - Miami (Ohio) 6
1st Quarter - 4:51
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 14 - Miami (Ohio) 6
2nd Quarter - 11:56
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 21 - Miami (Ohio) 6
2nd Quarter - 3:15
Cincinnati   FG  Cincinnati 24 - Miami (Ohio) 6
2nd Quarter - 2:05
Miami (Ohio)   TD  Cincinnati 24 - Miami (Ohio) 14
3rd Quarter - 12:45
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 31 - Miami (Ohio) 14
3rd Quarter - 6:57
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 38 - Miami (Ohio) 14
3rd Quarter - 1:11
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 45 - Miami (Ohio) 14
4th Quarter - 14:04
Cincinnati   TD  Cincinnati 52 - Miami (Ohio) 14
TEAMS

Team Records

  Miami (Ohio) Cincinnati
W/L 3 - 3 - 0 4 - 0 - 0
Conference 2 - 0 - 0 1 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Miami (Ohio) Cincinnati
Score 14 52
First Downs 21 24
3rd Down Efficiency 5-for-14
36%
8-for-13
62%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-4
25%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 379 429
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 19-59 50-272
Average/Rush 3.1 5.4
Passing
Comp-Att 27-53 13-23
Passing Yards 320 157
Average/Pass Play 5.7 6.8
Penalties-Yards 8-57 9-84
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-0
Interceptions Thrown 3 0
Time of Possession 26:59 33:01

PLAYER STATS

Miami (Ohio) (3 - 3)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
Z. Dysert 25/49 303 2 3
A. Boucher 2/4 17 0 0
Cincinnati (4 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Legaux 13/23 157 2 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Scott 1 22 22.0 0
J. Westbrook 4 17 4.2 0
Z. Dysert 7 13 1.9 0
E. Finklea 2 4 2.0 0
R. Williams III 1 3 3.0 0
S. Treadwell 1 3 3.0 0
A. Boucher 3 -3 -1.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
G. Winn 16 128 8.0 2
T. Green 11 37 3.4 1
D. Buckley 4 32 8.0 0
R. Abernathy IV 8 27 3.4 0
M. Legaux 6 22 3.7 1
B. Kay 2 18 9.0 0
J. Luallen 2 8 4.0 0
J. Poteat 1 0 0.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
L. Swift 5 67 13.4 0
A. Cruse 4 60 15.0 0
D. Scott 5 60 12.0 1
N. Harwell 5 40 8.0 1
S. Marck 2 37 18.5 0
D. White 3 34 11.3 0
O. David 2 16 8.0 0
S. Treadwell 1 6 6.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. McClung 4 55 13.8 0
D. Julian 3 33 11.0 0
T. Kelce 2 27 13.5 1
R. Abernathy IV 2 24 12.0 0
D. Milligan 1 11 11.0 1
K. Thompkins 1 7 7.0 0