Rice 49, UTEP 44
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
Rice 14 14 7 14 49 Final 
UTEP 17 3 10 14 44  
  Box Score Play by Play Drive Log
 Scoring Summary Owls - Miners 
  1st Quarter
 Miners FG Jose Martinez kicked a 46-yard field goal 0 - 3 
 
 Owls TD Chase Clement passed to Pierre Beasley down the middle for 31 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 7 - 3 
 
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Kris Adams to the left for 37 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 7 - 10 
 
 Miners TD James Thomas passed to Jeff Moturi to the left for 53 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 7 - 17 
 
 Owls TD Chase Clement passed to James Casey to the right for 37 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 14 - 17 
 
  2nd Quarter
 Owls TD Chase Clement rushed to the left for 3 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 21 - 17 
 
 Miners FG Jose Martinez kicked a 39-yard field goal 21 - 20 
 
 Owls TD Chase Clement passed to Jarett Dillard to the right for 6 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 28 - 20 
 
  3rd Quarter
 Owls TD James Casey rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 35 - 20 
 
 Miners FG Jose Martinez kicked a 44-yard field goal 35 - 23 
 
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Jeff Moturi down the middle for 7 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 35 - 30 
 
  4th Quarter
 Owls TD Chase Clement passed to James Casey down the middle for 4 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 42 - 30 
 
 Miners TD Donald Buckram rushed to the right for 7 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 42 - 37 
 
 Owls TD Chase Clement passed to James Casey to the left for 12 yard gain (Clark Fangmeier made PAT) 49 - 37 
 
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Jeff Moturi to the left for 2 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 49 - 44 
 
 Team Statistics
  Owls Miners 
  First Downs 30 23 
    Passing 17 10 
    Rushing 11
    Penalty 2
  Third Down Efficiency 9-16 3-10 
  Fourth Down Efficiency 2-2 1-1 
  TOTAL NET YARDS 543 467 
    Total Plays 84 61 
    Average Gain Per Play 6.5 7.7 
  NET YARDS RUSHING 167 149 
    Rushes 41 23 
    Average Per Rush 4.1 6.5 
  NET YARDS PASSING 376 318 
    Completions-Attempts 29-43 20-38 
    Yards Per Pass Play 8.7 8.4 
    Times Sacked 3
    Yards Lost to Sacks 27
    Had Intercepted 0
  PUNTS 5 3 
    Average Punt 41.8 40.7 
  PENALTIES 10 7 
    Penalty Yards 93 67 
  FUMBLES 0 2 
    Fumbles Lost 0
 Passing                  
 Rice Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 C. Clement 28 41 372 68.3 9.1 3 27 5
 J. Shepherd 1 1 4 100.0 4.0 0 0 0
 UTEP Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 T. Vittatoe 19 37 265 51.4 7.2 1 9 3
 J. Thomas 1 1 53 100.0 53.0 0 0 1
 Rushing            
 Rice Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 C. Ugokwe 19 103 5.4 18 0
 J. Casey 7 28 4.0 7 1
 C. Clement 12 21 1.8 15 1
 J. Goodson 2 20 10.0 20 0
 UTEP Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 J. Thomas 3 43 14.3 32 0
 D. Buckram 5 32 6.4 18 1
 T. Vittatoe 3 21 7.0 19 0
 D. Palmer 3 16 5.3 10 0
 T. Jackson 6 16 2.7 9 0
 V. Frazier 2 12 6.0 8 0
 J. Moturi 1 9 9.0 9 0
 Receiving            
 Rice Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 J. Casey 12 142 11.8 37 3
 J. Dillard 8 93 11.6 25 1
 C. Smiter 3 75 25.0 29 0
 P. Beasley 2 41 20.5 31 1
 T. Dixon 2 27 13.5 17 0
 C. Ugokwe 2 -2 -1.0 1 0
 UTEP Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 J. Moturi 5 109 21.8 53 3
 K. Adams 2 64 32.0 37 1
 J. Hunt 2 40 20.0 33 0
 T. Shadrawy 4 31 7.8 13 0
 E. Davis 2 27 13.5 28 0
 E. Goldtrap 1 26 26.0 26 0
 T. Jackson 2 12 6.0 9 0
 D. Buckram 1 11 11.0 11 0
 V. Frazier 1 -2 -2.0 0 0
 Kicking              
 Rice XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 C. Fangmeier 7 7 0 0 0 0.0
 UTEP XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 J. Martinez 5 5 3 3 46 100.0 14 
 Punting            
 Rice Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 K. Martens 5 41.8 57 0 2
 UTEP Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 K. Petersen 3 40.7 49 0 1
 Kick/Punt Returns
 Rice PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 J. Shepherd 0 0 0.0 0 0 4 98 24.5 43
 J. Casey 1 2 2.0 2 0 0 0 0.0 0
 UTEP PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 J. Moturi 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 58 58.0 58
 J. Ferguson 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 61 30.5 32
 G. Amato 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 20 20.0 20
 C. Ward 2 0 0.0 0 0 3 44 14.7 14
 M. Strange 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0

Updated on Tuesday, Nov 4, 2008 1:47 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Rice
C. Clement C. Clement, QB
28-41, 372 yds
5 TDs
12 Rush, 21 yds, 1 TD
 UTEP
J. Moturi J. Moturi, WR
5 Rec, 109 yds
3 TDs
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Tulane 10
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Rice 49
UTEP 44
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Sunday, Nov 2
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UCF 10
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