Memphis 21, Tennessee-Martin 6

Date - Saturday, November 9, 2013 4:30 PM
Location - Liberty Bowl Memorial
Attendance - 24487

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Tennessee-Martin 3 3 0 0 6
Memphis 0 7 0 14 21

Recap


Memphis 21, Tennessee-Martin 6: Paxton Lynch passed for one touchdown and rushed for another as the Tigers defeated the visiting Skyhawks.

Sam Craft added a rushing score and Brandon Hayes rushed for 105 yards as Memphis (2-6) halted a four-game losing skid. The Tigers held Tennessee-Martin to 4-of-14 on third-down conversions.

Jackson Redditt kicked field goals of 41 and 21 yards and Abou Toure rushed for 113 yards for UT Martin (6-4). The FCS Skyhawks defeated Memphis last season for their lone victory over a FBS program.

UT Martin had a 6-0 lead on Redditt’s two field goals. Lynch scored on a 6-yard run with 23 seconds left in the first half to give the Tigers a one-point halftime advantage.

Lynch tossed a 12-yard scoring pass to Hayes with 7:56 left to boost the lead to 14-6. Craft scored on an 8-yard scoring scamper with 2:57 remaining to put the game away.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Lynch was 15-of-22 passing for 189 yards. … UT Martin’s Jarod Neal was just 6-of-16 passing for 105 yards before giving way to Dylan Favre (2-of-3, 17 yards), the nephew of NFL legend Brett Favre. … Memphis was penalized 12 times for 123 yards.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 10:55
Tennessee-Martin   FG  Memphis 0 - Tennessee-Martin 3
2nd Quarter - 1:34
Tennessee-Martin   FG  Memphis 0 - Tennessee-Martin 6
2nd Quarter - 0:23
Memphis   TD  Memphis 7 - Tennessee-Martin 6
4th Quarter - 7:56
Memphis   TD  Memphis 14 - Tennessee-Martin 6
4th Quarter - 2:57
Memphis   TD  Memphis 21 - Tennessee-Martin 6
TEAMS

Team Records

  Tennessee-Martin Memphis
W/L 6 - 4 - 0 2 - 6 - 0
Conference 4 - 2 - 0 0 - 4 - 0

Team Stats

  Tennessee-Martin Memphis
Score 6 21
First Downs 15 17
3rd Down Efficiency 4-for-14
29%
6-for-13
46%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1
100%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 286 342
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 42-164 39-153
Average/Rush 3.9 3.9
Passing
Comp-Att 8-19 15-22
Passing Yards 122 189
Average/Pass Play 5.8 7.9
Penalties-Yards 6-60 12-123
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 31:46 28:14

PLAYER STATS

Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Neal 6/16 105 0 1
D. Favre 2/3 17 0 0
Memphis (2 - 6)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
P. Lynch 15/22 189 1 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
A. Toure 17 113 6.6 0
D. McNeil 16 52 3.2 0
N. Ray 1 7 7.0 0
T. Garland 1 1 1.0 0
D. Favre 4 -1 -0.2 0
J. Neal 2 -6 -3.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
B. Hayes 27 105 3.9 0
D. Dorceus 1 36 36.0 0
S. Craft 2 14 7.0 1
P. Lynch 7 3 0.4 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
J. Butler 5 95 19.0 0
C. Thompson 2 16 8.0 0
A. Toure 1 11 11.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
S. Craft 3 83 27.7 0
A. Cross 1 32 32.0 0
M. Frazier 2 31 15.5 0
B. Hayes 2 15 7.5 1
J. Craig 5 12 2.4 0
D. Hurd 1 8 8.0 0
T. Jones 1 8 8.0 0