South Florida 13, Connecticut 10

Date - Saturday, October 12, 2013 12:00 PM
Location - Rentschler Field
Attendance - 37861

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
South Florida 7 3 0 3 13
Connecticut 3 7 0 0 10

Recap


South Florida 13, Connecticut 10: Marvin Kloss kicked a 44-yard field goal with 4:03 remaining as the visiting Bulls won their second straight American Athletic Conference game.
 
Bobby Eveld completed three passes for 41 yards and Darius Tice ran for 34 yards on the decisive drive to set the table for Kloss, the reigning AAC Special Teams Player of the Week. Kloss, a redshirt junior, also hit a 47-yard field goal in the second quarter to draw the Bulls (2-4, 2-0 AAC) even at 10-10.
 
Lyle McCombs had a career-day for the Huskies, who entered the game last in the FBS in rushing at 34.2 yards per game. McCombs finished with 164 yards on 20 carries, including a 52-yard touchdown run that gave the Huskies (0-5, 0-1 AAC) a 10-7 lead in the second quarter.
 
Aaron Lynch scored the lone touchdown for the Bulls by returning a fumble 44 yards for a touchdown. Ryne Giddins, who now has 17.5 sacks in his career,  forced the fumble with a sack of Connecticut freshman quarterback Tim Boyle, who finished 15-of-43 for 149 yards in his first career game.
 
Chad Christen gave the Huskies a 3-0 lead in the first quarter with a 32-yard field goal but also missed a 49-yard attempt later in the game. Eveld was 8-of-28 for 106 yards, and Tice finished with 69 rushing yards.
 
GAME NOTEBOOK: QB Steven Bench and top rusher Marcus Shaw did not play for South Florida due to injury. ... Mike McFarland had a blocked punt for the Bulls. ...The Huskies outgained the Bulls 356 to 228 in total yards.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 8:43
Connecticut   FG  Connecticut 3 - South Florida 0
1st Quarter - 1:33
South Florida   TD  Connecticut 3 - South Florida 7
2nd Quarter - 14:48
Connecticut   TD  Connecticut 10 - South Florida 7
2nd Quarter - 11:50
South Florida   FG  Connecticut 10 - South Florida 10
4th Quarter - 4:03
South Florida   FG  Connecticut 10 - South Florida 13
TEAMS

Team Records

  South Florida Connecticut
W/L 2 - 4 - 0 0 - 5 - 0
Conference 2 - 0 - 0 0 - 1 - 0

Team Stats

  South Florida Connecticut
Score 13 10
First Downs 13 21
3rd Down Efficiency 5-for-17
29%
6-for-18
33%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 228 356
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 34-122 37-207
Average/Rush 3.6 5.6
Passing
Comp-Att 8-28 15-43
Passing Yards 106 149
Average/Pass Play 3.5 3.2
Penalties-Yards 7-58 4-40
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 28:52 31:08

PLAYER STATS

South Florida (2 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Eveld 8/28 106 0 1
Connecticut (0 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Boyle 15/43 149 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Tice 11 69 6.3 0
W. Davis 8 38 4.8 0
M. Pierre 8 20 2.5 0
D. Hopkins 1 4 4.0 0
R. Eppes 1 -2 -2.0 0
B. Eveld 5 -7 -1.4 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. McCombs 20 164 8.2 1
M. DeLorenzo 4 25 6.2 0
T. Boyle 9 12 1.3 0
M. Hyppolite 3 8 2.7 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
M. Pierre 2 28 14.0 0
A. Davis 2 23 11.5 0
M. McFarland 1 20 20.0 0
R. Gonzalez 1 17 17.0 0
D. Hopkins 1 9 9.0 0
R. Eppes 1 9 9.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
G. Davis 6 80 13.3 0
S. McQuillan 6 44 7.3 0
D. Bradley 1 16 16.0 0
D. Foxx 1 8 8.0 0
K. Abrams 1 1 1.0 0