Houston 42, UTEP 37
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
UTEP 7 14 7 9 37 Final 
Houston 0 9 7 26 42  
  Box Score Play by Play Drive Log
 Scoring Summary Miners - Cougars 
  1st Quarter
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe rushed to the left for 5 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 7 - 0 
 
  2nd Quarter
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Kris Adams down the middle for 28 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 14 - 0 
 
 Cougars FG Ben Bell kicked a 36-yard field goal 14 - 3 
 
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Kris Adams to the right for 8 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 21 - 3 
 
 Cougars TD Case Keenum rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Ben Bell missed PAT) 21 - 9 
 
  3rd Quarter
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Jeff Moturi to the right for 4 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 28 - 9 
 
 Cougars TD Bryce Beall rushed to the right for 15 yard gain (Jordan Mannisto made PAT) 28 - 16 
 
  4th Quarter
 Cougars TD Case Keenum passed to Tyron Carrier down the middle for 62 yard gain (Jordan Mannisto made PAT) 28 - 23 
 
 Miners TD Trevor Vittatoe passed to Kris Adams down the middle for 42 yard gain (Jose Martinez made PAT) 35 - 23 
 
 Cougars TD Bryce Beall rushed up the middle for 71 yard gain (Jordan Mannisto made PAT) 35 - 30 
 
 Cougars TD Case Keenum passed to Kierrie Johnson to the left for 16 yard gain 35 - 36 
 
 Miners TD Player missed PAT. Josh Ferguson returned PAT for no gain 37 - 36 
 
 Cougars TD Case Keenum rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (2pt attempt failed, Case Keenum pass to Kierrie Johnson) 37 - 42 
 
 Team Statistics
  Miners Cougars 
  First Downs 25 32 
    Passing 14 20 
    Rushing 10 10 
    Penalty 1
  Third Down Efficiency 6-13 6-14 
  Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0 1-1 
  TOTAL NET YARDS 464 700 
    Total Plays 78 83 
    Average Gain Per Play 5.9 8.4 
  NET YARDS RUSHING 102 220 
    Rushes 33 32 
    Average Per Rush 3.1 6.9 
  NET YARDS PASSING 362 480 
    Completions-Attempts 27-45 41-51 
    Yards Per Pass Play 8.0 9.4 
    Times Sacked 1
    Yards Lost to Sacks 10 21 
    Had Intercepted 0
  PUNTS 5 3 
    Average Punt 49.8 30.3 
  PENALTIES 5 8 
    Penalty Yards 41 62 
  FUMBLES 1 1 
    Fumbles Lost 0
 Passing                  
 UTEP Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 T. Vittatoe 27 45 362 60.0 8.0 1 10 4
 Houston Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 C. Keenum 41 51 480 80.4 9.4 3 21 3
 Rushing            
 UTEP Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 D. Buckram 9 49 5.4 15 0
 T. Jackson 14 30 2.1 11 0
 T. Vittatoe 4 27 6.8 17 1
 J. Thomas 2 6 3.0 4 0
 V. Frazier 1 0 0.0 0 0
 D. Palmer 1 0 0.0 0 0
 J. Moturi 1 -6 -6.0 0 0
 Houston Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 B. Beall 19 167 8.8 71 1
 T. Carrier 2 32 16.0 26 0
 A. Kohn 4 26 6.5 11 0
 C. Keenum 7 -5 -0.7 4 2
 Receiving            
 UTEP Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 K. Adams 6 111 18.5 42 3
 J. Moturi 6 81 13.5 52 1
 J. Hunt 3 38 12.7 18 0
 T. Jackson 3 33 11.0 22 0
 J. Moore 1 25 25.0 25 0
 D. Buckram 2 23 11.5 21 0
 D. Kemp 2 22 11.0 13 0
 E. Davis 2 16 8.0 10 0
 J. Thomas 2 13 6.5 11 0
 Houston Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 T. Carrier 9 141 15.7 62 1
 B. Beall 8 96 12.0 36 0
 M. Hafner 8 83 10.4 28 0
 C. Rodriguez 8 65 8.1 12 0
 A. Kohn 2 43 21.5 31 0
 K. Johnson 2 25 12.5 16 1
 L. Castile 2 18 9.0 14 0
 E. Smith 2 9 4.5 6 0
 Kicking              
 UTEP XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 J. Martinez 5 5 0 2 0 0.0
 Houston XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 B. Bell 0 1 1 3 36 33.3
 J. Mannisto 3 3 0 0 0 0.0
 Punting            
 UTEP Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 K. Petersen 5 49.8 60 0 1
 Houston Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 C. Turner 3 30.3 35 0 0
 Kick/Punt Returns
 UTEP PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 J. Moturi 0 0 0.0 0 0 3 73 24.3 38
 J. Ferguson 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 37 18.5 24
 V. Frazier 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 16 16.0 16
 G. Amato 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 8 8.0 8
 Houston PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 T. Carrier 2 14 7.0 14 0 4 78 19.5 31

Updated on Tuesday, Nov 25, 2008 3:56 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 UTEP
T. Vittatoe T. Vittatoe, QB
27-45, 362 yds
4 TDs
4 Rush, 27 yds, 1 TD
 Houston
C. Keenum C. Keenum, QB
41-51, 480 yds
3 TDs
7 Rush, -5 yd, 2 TDs
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