Scores

Final

UT Martin 14

(1-1, 0-1 away)

Missouri State 24

(1-1, 1-0 home)

4:00 PM ET, September 12, 2009

Plaster Sports Complex, Springfield, MO

1 2 3 4 T
UTM 0 7 7 014
MOSU 10 7 7 024

Top Performers

Passing: C. Thompson (UTM) - 195 YDS, 1 INT

Rushing: M. Barnes (UTM) - 19 CAR, 85 YDS

Receiving: E. Williams (UTM) - 5 REC, 53 YDS

Missouri St. 24, Tenn.-Martin 14

Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Quarterback Cody Kirby ran for 36 yards and a touchdown and threw for another 103 yards to lead Missouri State to a 24-14 win over Tennessee-Martin Saturday.

Kirby?s second-quarter 11-yard run gave Missouri State (1-1) a 17-7 halftime lead over UT-Martin (1-1).

Missouri State also scored on a 2-yard run by Jonathan Davis and a field goal by Matt Hottelman. UT-Martin scored on a 5-yard run by Brandyn Young.

The Bears and Skyhawks traded touchdowns in the third quarter. Mikael Cooper-Falls scored on a 9-yard run for Missouri State and Tevi Barksdale took it in from 1-yard out for UT-Martin.

Missouri State had 265 yard of total offense while UT-Martin gained 317 yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UTM
MOSU
1st Downs2119
Total Yards322288
Passing195103
Rushing127185
Penalties6-687-54
3rd Down Conversions5-137-12
4th Down Conversions1-30-0
Turnovers13
Possession25:5329:18

Passing Leaders

Tennessee-MartinC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Thompson21/341955.701
Missouri StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Kirby9/161036.401

Rushing Leaders

Tennessee-MartinCARYDSAVGTDLG
Barnes19854.5020
Young12433.618
Missouri StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Warren12544.5020
Davis10424.2112

Receiving Leaders

Tennessee-MartinRECYDSAVGTDLG
Shiver45714.3018
Williams55310.6016
Missouri StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Williams33812.7024
Harbor33010.0011

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUTMMOSU
FG06:44Matt Hottelman 23 Yd 03
TD00:56Jonathan Davis 2 Yd Run (Matt Hottelman Kick) 010
SECOND QUARTERUTMMOSU
TD11:15Brandyn Young 5 Yd Run (Tom Hansen Kick) 710
TD09:20Cody Kirby 11 Yd Run (Matt Hottelman Kick) 717
THIRD QUARTERUTMMOSU
TD05:15Mikael Cooper-Falls 9 Yd Run (Matt Hottelman Kick) 724
TD00:14Tevin Barksdale 1 Yd Run (Tom Hansen Kick) 1424