Baylor 70, Buffalo 13

Date - Saturday, September 7, 2013 3:30 PM
Location - Floyd Casey Stadium
Attendance - 39126

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Buffalo 13 0 0 0 13
Baylor 28 28 7 7 70

Recap


Baylor 70, Buffalo 13: Lache Seastrunk rushed for 150 yards and scored three touchdowns in just one half of action and the host Bears amassed a school-record 781 yards of total offense to crush the Bulls.

Bryce Petty, who played just one series in the second half, completed 13-of-16 passes for 338 yards and two touchdowns and rushed 8 yards for another touchdown for Baylor (2-0), which scored TDs on its first seven possessions of the game en route to a 56-13 halftime advantage. Tevin Reese caught four passes for 130 yards -- including a 61-yard touchdown reception for the Bears' first score of the game -- while Antwan Goodley added four catches for 124 yards, including an 83-yard touchdown grab.

Alex Neutz caught six passes for 197 yards and a touchdown and Branden Oliver scored the game's first touchdown on a 1-yard run to lead Buffalo (0-2), which was much more competitive in its season opener, a 40-20 loss at Ohio State last week.

The Bears' defense also was in a scoring mood, as linebacker Bryce Hager returned a fumble 91 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter. The 501 first-half yards were the third most by an FBS team in a first half dating back to last season, according to ESPN Stats & Info.

Backup tailback Shock Linwood rushed for 76 yards on 12 carries and scored two touchdowns for the Bears, while second-string quarterback Seth Russell finished up for Petty by completing 6-of-9 passes for 114 yards and a touchdown.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Seastrunk extended his school record of consecutive 100-yard rushing games to six, the longest streak in FBS. ... Baylor has now topped 600 yards in total offense in four of its last five games. ... Hager's 91-yard fumble return for a touchdown was the second longest in school history.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:22
Buffalo   TD  Baylor 0 - Buffalo 7
1st Quarter - 10:28
Baylor   TD  Baylor 7 - Buffalo 7
1st Quarter - 6:37
Baylor   TD  Baylor 14 - Buffalo 7
1st Quarter - 3:52
Baylor   TD  Baylor 21 - Buffalo 7
1st Quarter - 2:11
Buffalo   TD  Baylor 21 - Buffalo 13
1st Quarter - 1:04
Baylor   TD  Baylor 28 - Buffalo 13
2nd Quarter - 11:27
Baylor   TD  Baylor 35 - Buffalo 13
2nd Quarter - 7:11
Baylor   TD  Baylor 42 - Buffalo 13
2nd Quarter - 5:18
Baylor   TD  Baylor 49 - Buffalo 13
2nd Quarter - 3:52
Baylor   TD  Baylor 56 - Buffalo 13
3rd Quarter - 13:56
Baylor   TD  Baylor 63 - Buffalo 13
4th Quarter - 10:22
Baylor   TD  Baylor 70 - Buffalo 13
TEAMS

Team Records

  Buffalo Baylor
W/L 0 - 2 - 0 2 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Buffalo Baylor
Score 13 70
First Downs 16 32
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-19
32%
8-for-13
62%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-2
0%
1-for-2
50%
Total Yards 363 781
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 49-83 55-329
Average/Rush 1.7 6.0
Passing
Comp-Att 15-26 19-25
Passing Yards 280 452
Average/Pass Play 10.0 16.7
Penalties-Yards 3-35 10-125
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 33:42 26:18

PLAYER STATS

Buffalo (0 - 2)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Licata 10/16 214 1 1
A. Zordich 5/10 66 0 0
Baylor (2 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Petty 13/16 338 2 0
S. Russell 6/9 114 1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
A. Taylor 19 39 2.1 0
B. Oliver 13 32 2.5 1
A. Zordich 6 30 5.0 0
J. Potts 5 8 1.6 0
C. Way 1 -2 -2.0 0
J. Licata 4 -6 -1.5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. Seastrunk 17 150 8.8 3
S. Linwood 12 76 6.3 2
D. Chafin 7 35 5.0 0
A. Webb 8 28 3.5 0
S. Russell 4 18 4.5 0
B. Petty 2 8 4.0 1
G. Martin 1 7 7.0 0
A. Goodley 1 5 5.0 0
A. Frerking 2 3 1.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Neutz 6 197 32.8 1
R. Willoughby 1 45 45.0 0
F. Lee 5 29 5.8 0
M. Schreck 1 5 5.0 0
A. Taylor 2 4 2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
T. Reese 4 130 32.5 1
A. Goodley 4 124 31.0 1
J. Lee 2 59 29.5 1
J. Monk 2 53 26.5 0
C. Coleman 2 28 14.0 0
J. Najvar 2 23 11.5 0
L. Norwood 1 20 20.0 0
R. Rhodes 1 8 8.0 0
L. Hawthorne 1 7 7.0 0