Texas-San Antonio 32, Texas El Paso 13

Date - Saturday, September 21, 2013 8:00 PM
Location - Sun Bowl Stadium
Attendance - 30004

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Texas-San Antonio 7 18 0 7 32
Texas El Paso 10 0 3 0 13

Recap


Texas-San Antonio 32, Texas-El Paso 13: Eric Soza’s 17-yard touchdown pass to Cole Hubble just before halftime capped a stretch of 18 straight points and the visiting Roadrunners defeated the Miners in the Conference USA opener for both teams.

Soza was 18-of-24 for 204 yards for Texas-San Antonio (2-2, 1-0), which held the Miners to 218 total yards in its first-ever Conference USA game. The Roadrunners led 25-13 before David Glasco II scored on a 17-yard touchdown run with 2:45 remaining to seal the victory.

After compiling 945 total yards in its first two games, Texas-El Paso (1-2, 0-1) was limited to 119 passing yards and was 6-of-15 on third-down conversions. Freshman Aaron Jones, who averaged 112 yards rushing in his first two games, had 10 carries for 28 yards.

UTSA scored on its first possession when Brandon Armstrong capped a seven-play, 75-yard drive with a 29-yard touchdown run, but the Miners’ Autrey Golden tied the game when he returned the ensuing kickoff 100 yards for a score. Anthony Puente had a team-high 10 tackles for UTEP, which lost its fourth straight conference opener.

Jay Mattox's 28-yard field goal gave the Miners a 10-7 lead with 1:28 left in the first quarter before the Roadrunners responded with 18 consecutive points. Kam Jones put the Roadrunners ahead 15-10 when he capped an 8-play, 80-yard drive with a 28-yard touchdown run with 12:18 left in the second quarter.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:10
Texas-San Antonio   TD  Texas El Paso 0 - Texas-San Antonio 7
1st Quarter - 10:57
Texas El Paso   TD  Texas El Paso 7 - Texas-San Antonio 7
1st Quarter - 1:28
Texas El Paso   FG  Texas El Paso 10 - Texas-San Antonio 7
2nd Quarter - 12:18
Texas-San Antonio   TD  Texas El Paso 10 - Texas-San Antonio 15
2nd Quarter - 3:34
Texas-San Antonio   FG  Texas El Paso 10 - Texas-San Antonio 18
2nd Quarter - 1:28
Texas-San Antonio   TD  Texas El Paso 10 - Texas-San Antonio 25
3rd Quarter - 0:39
Texas El Paso   FG  Texas El Paso 13 - Texas-San Antonio 25
4th Quarter - 2:45
Texas-San Antonio   TD  Texas El Paso 13 - Texas-San Antonio 32
TEAMS

Team Records

  Texas-San Antonio Texas El Paso
W/L 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Texas-San Antonio Texas El Paso
Score 32 13
First Downs 19 14
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-13
46%
6-for-15
40%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
0-for-2
0%
Total Yards 385 218
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 35-181 29-99
Average/Rush 5.2 3.4
Passing
Comp-Att 18-24 17-31
Passing Yards 204 119
Average/Pass Play 8.5 3.7
Penalties-Yards 6-29 4-50
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 0
Time of Possession 33:53 26:07

PLAYER STATS

Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
E. Soza 18/24 204 1 0
Texas El Paso (0 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Showers 17/31 119 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Glasco II 10 52 5.2 1
K. Jones 4 43 10.8 1
B. Armstrong 5 42 8.4 1
E. Okotcha 6 30 5.0 0
K. Bias 1 14 14.0 0
E. Soza 5 7 1.4 0
A. Grubb 1 -2 -2.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
A. Golden 6 39 6.5 0
A. Jones 10 28 2.8 0
D. Laufasa 6 17 2.8 0
J. Bell 2 8 4.0 0
J. Showers 4 5 1.2 0
J. Leslie 1 2 2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
B. Freeman 1 53 53.0 0
J. Williams 4 23 5.8 0
S. Grubb 1 20 20.0 0
E. Okotcha 2 19 9.5 0
A. Grubb 1 17 17.0 0
C. Hubble 1 17 17.0 1
J. Moeller 2 14 7.0 0
J. Monroe 1 14 14.0 0
K. Jones 2 13 6.5 0
K. Harrison 1 10 10.0 0
M. Mack 1 2 2.0 0
B. Armstrong 1 2 2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
E. Tomlinson 4 30 7.5 0
J. Leslie 2 24 12.0 0
I. Hamilton 3 23 7.7 0
J. Bell 3 18 6.0 0
D. Patterson 1 13 13.0 0
A. Jones 2 6 3.0 0
D. Laufasa 1 3 3.0 0
K. Ford 1 2 2.0 0
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