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NCAA Game Summary - SMU at South Florida



(Saturday, November 23)

Final Score: SMU 16, South Florida 6

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - In a game with little offense to speak of, the SMU Mustangs held off the South Florida Bulls, 16-6, in American Athletic Conference play at Raymond James Stadium.

Garrett Gilbert (19-of-23, 138 yards, INT) and Neal Burcham (9-of-18, 91 yards, TD, INT) shared the workload under center after Gilbert left with an injury for the Mustangs (5-5, 4-2 AAC). Jeremy Johnson was the most frequent receiving target with 82 yards on 13 receptions. Prescott Line ran for 37 yards and a touchdown.

Mike White completed 19-of-34 pass attempts for the Bulls (2-8, 2-4) for 217 yards, but he was intercepted twice. Andre Davis caught five passes for 113 yards.

Five minutes into the game, Chase Hover opened the scoring for the Mustangs by connecting on a 25-yard field goal. This would be the only scoring play of the first half, which was mired with stalled drives.

Just over four minutes into the second half, SMU added to its lead with a six- yard touchdown run by Line, but Hover couldn't tack on the extra point.

As time expired in the third quarter, Der'rikk Thompson caught a 37-yard touchdown pass from Burcham, taking the Mustangs out to a 16-0 lead.

With 2:24 left to play, USF's Chris Dunkley returned a Mustangs' punt 50 yards for a score, but the ensuing two-point conversion attempt failed, and the Bulls fell, 16-6.

The Mustangs accumulated only 280 total yards, enough to overcome only 259 yards on the Bulls' side. The Bulls failed on their one and only chance in the red zone.

11/23 23:46:21 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
Final
DET 2
CLE 3
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
Final
TEX 3
SEA 2
Final
CWS 4
BOS 6
Final
HOU 4
KAN 6
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MIN 0
TOR 0
Final
ANA 5
OAK 4
Final
SDP 4
COL 2
Final
SFG 2
LOS 1
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PHI
ATL
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CLE
 
1:10pm Today
MIN
TOR
 
2:05pm Today
TEX
SEA
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
LOS
 
6:40pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
MIL
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
STL
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
MIN
TOR
 
8:10pm Tonight
CWS
BOS
 
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HOU
KAN
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
Final
MEM 106
DAL 105
Final
OKC 112
DET 111
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
Final
MIA 87
PHI 100
Final
NYK 95
TOR 92
Final
MIN 130
UTA 136
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
Final
DEN 112
GSW 116
Final
POR 110
LAC 104
Final
SAC 99
PHO 104
Final
TAM 4
MON 5
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
Final
ANA 4
DAL 3
7:00pm Tonight
NYR
PHI
8:00pm Tonight
STL
CHI
9:30pm Tonight
COL
MIN
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
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NOR