Scores

Final

Southern Miss 50

(8-4, 4-2 away)

Tulsa 56

(9-3, 6-0 home)

6:30 PM ET, November 26, 2010

Chapman Stadium, Tulsa, OK

1 2 3 4 T
USM 10 14 10 1650
TLSA 21 7 7 2156

Top Performers

Passing: G. Kinne (TLSA) - 406 YDS, 4 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: D. Johnson (USM) - 13 CAR, 86 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: W. Carter (TLSA) - 4 REC, 93 YDS, 2 TD

Tulsa 56, Southern Miss. 50

Associated Press

TULSA, Okla. -- G.J. Kinne passed for 406 yards and four touchdowns and ran for two scores as Tulsa outlasted Southern Miss 56-50 Friday.

Willie Carter scored three touchdowns for Tulsa (9-3, 6-2 Conference USA).

The Hurricane tied Southern Methodist at 6-2 for the West Division title but SMU owns the tiebreaker with its 21-18 victory over Tulsa earlier. Southern Miss (8-4, 5-3) was eliminated from the conference East Division race with the loss.

Carter scored on a passes of 67 and 12 yards from Kinne and on a 41-yard reverse as the Hurricane rolled up 634 yards of offense. Kinne completed 23 of 37 passes with two interceptions.

Austin Davis passed for 371 yards and two scores for the Golden Eagles. Kendrick Hardy had 91 yards rushing and Desmond Johnson added 86 yards and two touchdowns.

Despite giving up 357 yards and 28 points in the first half, USM trailed 28-24.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
USM
TLSA
1st Downs2927
Total Yards563634
Passing371406
Rushing192228
Penalties4-290-0
3rd Down Conversions12-183-9
4th Down Conversions0-00-0
Turnovers33
Possession32:5327:07

Passing Leaders

Southern MissC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Davis28/413719.021
TulsaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Kinne23/3740611.042

Rushing Leaders

Southern MissCARYDSAVGTDLG
Hardy16915.7021
Johnson13866.6228
TulsaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Johnson8789.8146
Carter45213.0141

Receiving Leaders

Southern MissRECYDSAVGTDLG
Pierce411528.8167
Morris67412.3018
TulsaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Johnson411328.3040
Carter49323.3267

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUSMTLSA
TD13:17Ricky Johnson 40 Yd Pass From G.J. Kinne (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 07
TD13:05Francisco Llanos 87 Yd Kickoff Return (Danny Hrapmann Kick) 77
TD08:04Damaris Johnson 46 Yd Run (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 714
TD07:03G.J. Kinne 1 Yd Run (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 721
FG02:33Danny Hrapmann 31 Yd 1021
SECOND QUARTERUSMTLSA
TD10:51Jameel Owens 27 Yd Pass From G.J. Kinne (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 1028
TD06:15Deron Wilson 36 Yd Interception Return (Danny Hrapmann Kick) 1728
TD01:29Deon Hodges 24 Yd Pass From Austin Davis (Danny Hrapmann Kick) 2428
THIRD QUARTERUSMTLSA
TD09:16Desmond Johnson 28 Yd Run (Danny Hrapmann Kick) 3128
TD07:10Willie Carter 67 Yd Pass From G.J. Kinne (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 3135
FG02:13Danny Hrapmann 24 Yd 3435
FOURTH QUARTERUSMTLSA
TD14:56Willie Carter 12 Yd Pass From G.J. Kinne (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 3442
TD10:41Desmond Johnson 1 Yd Run (Danny Hrapmann Kick) 4142
TD08:34Willie Carter 41 Yd Run (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 4149
TD07:41Quentin Pierce 67 Yd Pass From Austin Davis (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 4749
TD03:46G.J. Kinne 3 Yd Run (Kevin Fitzpatrick Kick) 4756
FG02:11Danny Hrapmann 44 Yd 5056