The Courier-Journal
College Football
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Western Kentucky 51, Memphis 31
When: 7:00 PM   ET ,  Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Where: FAU Football Stadium, Boca Raton, Florida
Attendance: 33499
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Memphis 10 7 7 7 31
Western Kentucky 14 14 16 7 51
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 10:43
Memphis   TD  Western Kentucky 0 - Memphis 7
Tony Pollard 45 yd. pass from Riley Ferguson (Jake Elliott kick)
1st Quarter - 7:42
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 7 - Memphis 7
Stevie Donatell 4 yd. pass from Mike White (Skyler Simcox kick)
1st Quarter - 5:38
Memphis   FG  Western Kentucky 7 - Memphis 10
Jake Elliott 33 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 1:47
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 14 - Memphis 10
Forrest Lamp 9 yd. run (Skyler Simcox kick)
2nd Quarter - 11:59
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 21 - Memphis 10
Nicholas Norris 37 yd. pass from Mike White (Skyler Simcox kick)
2nd Quarter - 9:00
Memphis   TD  Western Kentucky 21 - Memphis 17
Anthony Miller 7 yd. pass from Riley Ferguson (Jake Elliott kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:16
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 28 - Memphis 17
Anthony Wales 2 yd. run (Skyler Simcox kick)
3rd Quarter - 13:24
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 35 - Memphis 17
Taywan Taylor 41 yd. pass from Mike White (Skyler Simcox kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:31
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 41 - Memphis 17
Anthony Wales 3 yd. run (kick failed)
3rd Quarter - 5:34
Memphis   TD  Western Kentucky 41 - Memphis 24
Anthony Miller 10 yd. pass from Riley Ferguson (Jake Elliott kick)
3rd Quarter - 3:34
Western Kentucky   FG  Western Kentucky 44 - Memphis 24
Skyler Simcox 21 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 8:47
Memphis   TD  Western Kentucky 44 - Memphis 31
Anthony Miller 45 yd. pass from Riley Ferguson (Jake Elliott kick)
4th Quarter - 2:18
Western Kentucky   TD  Western Kentucky 51 - Memphis 31
Anthony Wales 1 yd. run (Skyler Simcox kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  Memphis Western Kentucky
W‑L 8 - 5 - 0 11 - 3 - 0
Conference 5 - 3 - 0 8 - 1 - 0
Team Stats
  Memphis Western Kentucky
Score 31 51
1st Downs 27 28
3rd Down Efficiency 4-for-14
29%
4-for-10
40%
4th Down Efficiency 3-for-6
50%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 491 598
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 32-73 48-262
Average/Rush 2.3 5.5
Passing
Comp-Att 27-49 20-30
Passing Yards 418 336
Average/Pass Play 7.7 9.3
Penalties-Yards 5-53 8-84
Fumbles-Lost 2-2 1-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 23:22 36:04
PLAYER STATS
Memphis (8 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
R. Ferguson 25/43 372 4 1
J. Stewart 1/5 28 0 0
P. Mayhue 1/1 18 0 0
Western Kentucky (11 - 3)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. White 20/30 336 3 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
P. Taylor Jr. 3 34 11.3 0
D. Dorceus 5 27 5.4 0
D. Henderson 9 13 1.4 0
T. Pollard 2 5 2.5 0
R. Ferguson 13 -6 -0.5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
A. Wales 35 245 7.0 3
Q. Baker 2 9 4.5 0
F. Lamp 1 9 9.0 1
K. Towner 1 3 3.0 0
N. Norris 1 1 1.0 0
M. White 7 -4 -0.6 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Miller 11 151 13.7 3
T. Pollard 4 81 20.2 1
D. Hurd 3 70 23.3 0
P. Mayhue 3 48 16.0 0
D. Montiel 2 34 17.0 0
J. Williams 2 23 11.5 0
D. Dorceus 1 8 8.0 0
P. Taylor Jr. 1 3 3.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
T. Taylor 9 144 16.0 1
A. Wales 4 84 21.0 0
N. Norris 3 65 21.7 1
L. Jackson 2 26 13.0 0
Q. Jernighan 1 13 13.0 0
S. Donatell 1 4 4.0 1
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
D. Nelson 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
K. Brown 1 8 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
A. Maulet 3.0 12.0
T. Northern 1.0 5.0
E. Cooper 1.0 4.0
C. Johnson 1.0 3.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
N. Dawson-Brents 3.0 14.0
D. Overstreet 1.5 13.0
D. Duclos 0.5 4.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
A. Maulet 3.5 12.0
E. Cooper 2.0 5.0
C. Lanier 1.0 6.0
T. Northern 1.0 5.0
G. Avery 1.0 5.0
C. Johnson 1.0 3.0
D. Montgomery 0.5 1.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
N. Dawson-Brents 3.0 14.0
D. Overstreet 2.0 14.0
L. Johnson 2.0 3.0
C. Johnson 1.0 4.0
J. Brown 1.0 2.0
D. Duclos 0.5 4.0
K. Brown 0.5 0.0
Fumbles
  NO.
R. Ferguson 2
Fumbles
  NO.
M. White 1