Boxscore
Pittsburgh 47, Temple 17
Saturday, October 27, 2012 12:00 PM
Location - Heinz Field
Attendance - 42425

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Temple 7 0 10 0 17
Pittsburgh 14 17 3 13 47

Recap


Pittsburgh 47, Temple 17: Ray Graham ran in a pair of touchdowns and added a receiving score as the Panthers pulled away from the visiting Owls for their first Big East victory.

Tino Sunseri passed for 321 yards and three TDs as the Panthers (4-4, 1-3 Big East) extended their win streak over Temple to seven games. Graham rushed for 109 yards and had four receptions for 71 yards, while Devin Street caught six passes for 140 yards and a touchdown.

Temple (3-4, 2-2), which was held to 31 yards rushing in the first half, pulled within 31-14 on a Montel Harris 14-yard run early in the second half but could get no closer.

Pittsburgh capitalized on a fumbled punt to take the lead for good on Rushel Shell’s 1-yard run just 4:23 into the game. Sunseri then connected with tight end J.P. Holtz for an 18-yard score to cap a six-play, 90-yard drive with 4:46 left in the first quarter.

Matt Brown’s 77-yard kickoff return set a 9-yard touchdown pass from Chris Coyer to tight end Cody Booth that pulled Temple within 14-7 late in the first quarter, but the Panthers scored the final 17 points of the half. Graham ran 1 yard for a score and caught a swing pass from Sunseri for a 4-yard touchdown with one second remaining in the second quarter for a 31-7 lead.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Graham moved from eighth to fifth on Pittsburgh’s all-time rushing list, passing Elliott Walker, Billy West and LeSean McCoy, with 2,851 yards. … Harris rushed for 72 yards. … Pittsburgh receiver Mike Shanahan had six receptions to give him 134 in his career, moving into fifth on the program’s all-time list.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 10:37
Pittsburgh   TD  Pittsburgh 7 - Temple 0
1st Quarter - 4:46
Pittsburgh   TD  Pittsburgh 14 - Temple 0
1st Quarter - 2:53
Temple   TD  Pittsburgh 14 - Temple 7
2nd Quarter - 9:40
Pittsburgh   FG  Pittsburgh 17 - Temple 7
2nd Quarter - 2:32
Pittsburgh   TD  Pittsburgh 24 - Temple 7
2nd Quarter - 0:01
Pittsburgh   TD  Pittsburgh 31 - Temple 7
3rd Quarter - 11:45
Temple   TD  Pittsburgh 31 - Temple 14
3rd Quarter - 8:03
Pittsburgh   FG  Pittsburgh 34 - Temple 14
3rd Quarter - 1:46
Temple   FG  Pittsburgh 34 - Temple 17
4th Quarter - 13:57
Pittsburgh   TD  Pittsburgh 40 - Temple 17
4th Quarter - 4:41
Pittsburgh   TD  Pittsburgh 47 - Temple 17
TEAMS

Team Records

  Temple Pittsburgh
W/L 3 - 4 - 0 4 - 4 - 0
Conference 2 - 2 - 0 1 - 3 - 0

Team Stats

  Temple Pittsburgh
Score 17 47
First Downs 22 24
3rd Down Efficiency 9-for-16
56%
5-for-10
50%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1
0%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 324 528
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 40-129 36-207
Average/Rush 3.2 5.8
Passing
Comp-Att 18-28 20-28
Passing Yards 195 321
Average/Pass Play 6.3 11.1
Penalties-Yards 3-27 11-105
Fumbles-Lost 2-2 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 0
Time of Possession 31:28 28:32

PLAYER STATS

Temple (3 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Coyer 16/25 143 1 0
C. Granger 2/3 52 0 0
Pittsburgh (4 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Sunseri 20/28 321 3 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Harris 18 72 4.0 1
C. Granger 7 35 5.0 0
C. Coyer 8 22 2.8 0
J. Fitzpatrick 1 0 0.0 0
J. Gilmore 6 0 0.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
R. Graham 19 109 5.7 2
R. Shell 12 79 6.6 1
C. Saddler 1 17 17.0 0
R. Jones 1 11 11.0 0
I. Bennett 1 -1 -1.0 0
T. Sunseri 2 -8 -4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
J. Fitzpatrick 6 55 9.2 0
K. Harper 1 44 44.0 0
A. Jackson 2 21 10.5 0
C. Booth 3 21 7.0 1
J. Christopher 2 17 8.5 0
D. Miller 2 16 8.0 0
M. Harris 1 13 13.0 0
R. Alderman 1 8 8.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Street 6 140 23.3 1
R. Graham 4 71 17.8 1
M. Shanahan 6 67 11.2 0
J. Holtz 1 18 18.0 1
I. Bennett 1 13 13.0 0
C. Saddler 1 8 8.0 0
R. Jones 1 4 4.0 0
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