Miami 45, Georgia Tech 30

Date - Saturday, October 5, 2013 3:30 PM
Location - Sun Life Stadium
Attendance - 47008

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Georgia Tech 17 0 0 13 30
Miami 7 10 7 21 45

Recap


No 14 Miami (Fla.) 45, Georgia Tech 30: Stephen Morris passed for three touchdowns and Duke Johnson rushed for 184 yards as the host Hurricanes rallied from a 17-7 deficit to win their ACC opener.

Miami (5-0, 1-0 ACC) overcame four turnovers, finishing with 551 yards of total offense. Morris completed 17-of-22 passes for 324 yards and Dallas Crawford added a pair of fourth-quarter touchdown runs.

David Sims rushed for two touchdowns for Georgia Tech (3-2, 2-2), which lost its second in a row. Sims’ 6-yard scoring run with 10:38 left pulled the Yellow Jackets within 24-23, but Harrison Butker missed the extra point wide left.

Miami took a 24-17 lead with 1:44 left in the third quarter when Morris hit Allen Hurns on the left sideline on third-and-15, and Hurns slipped a tackle en route to a 69-yard touchdown. After Butker’s extra-point miss, the Hurricanes scored on two Crawford touchdown runs to build a 38-23 advantage.

Sims and Charles Perkins scored on first-quarter runs as the Yellow Jackets took a 17-7 lead after one quarter. The Hurricanes rallied in the final nine minutes of the first half, with Morris throwing a 4-yard touchdown pass to Clive Walford with 8:22 left and Matt Goudis’ 24-yard field goal with 29 seconds left to tie the game at 17 at halftime.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Miami trailed for the first time this season. … Butker had converted his first 20 extra-point attempts of the season. … Johnson did not score a touchdown for the first time in nine games.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:04
Georgia Tech   TD  Miami 0 - Georgia Tech 7
1st Quarter - 8:32
Miami   TD  Miami 7 - Georgia Tech 7
1st Quarter - 2:47
Georgia Tech   FG  Miami 7 - Georgia Tech 10
1st Quarter - 0:53
Georgia Tech   TD  Miami 7 - Georgia Tech 17
2nd Quarter - 8:22
Miami   TD  Miami 14 - Georgia Tech 17
2nd Quarter - 0:29
Miami   FG  Miami 17 - Georgia Tech 17
3rd Quarter - 1:44
Miami   TD  Miami 24 - Georgia Tech 17
4th Quarter - 10:38
Georgia Tech   TD  Miami 24 - Georgia Tech 23
4th Quarter - 7:15
Miami   TD  Miami 31 - Georgia Tech 23
4th Quarter - 1:46
Miami   TD  Miami 38 - Georgia Tech 23
4th Quarter - 1:08
Miami   TD  Miami 45 - Georgia Tech 23
4th Quarter - 0:10
Georgia Tech   TD  Miami 45 - Georgia Tech 30
TEAMS

Team Records

  Georgia Tech Miami
W/L 3 - 2 - 0 5 - 0 - 0
Conference 2 - 2 - 0 1 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Georgia Tech Miami
Score 30 45
First Downs 23 22
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-16
38%
3-for-6
50%
4th Down Efficiency 4-for-5
80%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 401 551
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 62-335 31-227
Average/Rush 5.4 7.3
Passing
Comp-Att 6-19 17-22
Passing Yards 66 324
Average/Pass Play 3.1 14.1
Penalties-Yards 3-15 7-54
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 2-2
Interceptions Thrown 2 2
Time of Possession 35:59 24:01

PLAYER STATS

Georgia Tech (3 - 2)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
V. Lee 5/13 63 0 1
T. Byerly 1/3 3 0 0
J. Thomas 0/3 0 0 1
Miami (5 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
S. Morris 17/22 324 3 2
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Sims 16 77 4.8 2
D. Hill 3 47 15.7 0
R. Godhigh 7 39 5.6 0
C. Perkins 3 39 13.0 1
T. Byerly 3 33 11.0 1
Z. Laskey 5 28 5.6 0
D. Andrews 4 27 6.8 0
V. Lee 12 26 2.2 0
J. Thomas 3 8 2.7 0
S. Days 2 8 4.0 0
B. Bostic 1 5 5.0 0
T. Zenon 2 -1 -0.5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Johnson 22 184 8.4 0
D. Crawford 5 31 6.2 2
A. Hurns 1 13 13.0 0
M. Hagens 1 7 7.0 0
S. Morris 1 -7 -7.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Waller 2 41 20.5 0
R. Godhigh 1 13 13.0 0
D. Smelter 2 9 4.5 0
M. Connors 1 3 3.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Hurns 4 108 27.0 1
S. Coley 3 74 24.7 0
P. Dorsett 4 66 16.5 1
C. Walford 3 28 9.3 1
D. Johnson 1 27 27.0 0
M. Hagens 1 15 15.0 0
D. Crawford 1 6 6.0 0