Scores

Final

Missouri State 38

(0-3, 0-2 away)

Murray State 41

(2-1, 2-0 home)

7:00 PM ET, September 14, 2013

Roy Stewart Stadium, Murray, KY

1 2 3 4 T
MOSU 7 7 10 1438
MURR 6 0 20 1541

Top Performers

Passing: M. Miller (MURR) - 272 YDS, 5 TD

Rushing: V. Scott (MOSU) - 25 CAR, 189 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: W. Powell (MURR) - 11 REC, 155 YDS, 4 TD

Murray State comes back to top Missouri St. 41-38

Associated Press

MURRAY, Ky. -- Maikhail Miller completed a 15-yard pass to Walter Powell with 24 seconds remaining to cap a 75-yard drive and give Murray State a 41-38 win over Missouri State in a game that had seven lead changes.

John Therrell intercepted a Kierra Harris pass with eight seconds remaining to end the final threat by Missouri State (0-3).

Both teams were always within one touchdown of retaking the lead. There were four lead changes in the final quarter.

Miller threw for 272 yards and five touchdowns. Powell caught 11 passes for 155 yards for Murray State (2-1)

Vernon Scott led Missouri State with 189 yards rushing on 25 carries.

Missouri State took a 14-6 halftime lead. That changed quickly when Murray State's Austin Witmer returned the second half kickoff 98 yards to close the gap to 14-12. Miller later hit Janawski Davis for a 52-yard score for Murray State's first lead.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MOSU
MURR
1st Downs3415
Total Yards578364
Passing212272
Rushing36692
Penalties14-1004-47
3rd Down Conversions11-193-11
4th Down Conversions1-12-2
Turnovers22
Possession42:0018:00

Passing Leaders

Missouri StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Harris20/312126.802
Murray StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Miller24/332728.250

Rushing Leaders

Missouri StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Scott251897.6225
Harris14624.4316
Murray StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Brady7608.6018
Berry6223.706

Receiving Leaders

Missouri StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Burton77310.4023
Christophel7699.9020
Murray StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Powell1115514.1466
Davis25326.5152

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMOSUMURR
TD06:21Vernon Scott 25 Yd Run (Austin Witmer Kick) 70
TD00:47Walter Powell 37 Yd Pass From Maikhail Miller (Pat Failed) 76
SECOND QUARTERMOSUMURR
TD04:04Kierra Harris 1 Yd Run (Austin Witmer Kick) 146
THIRD QUARTERMOSUMURR
TD14:34Walter Powell 98 Yd Kickoff Return (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed) 1412
TD10:43Janawski Davis 52 Yd Pass From Maikhail Miller (Jordan Benton Kick) 1419
TD06:21Kierra Harris 2 Yd Run (Austin Witmer Kick) 2119
TD04:40Walter Powell 66 Yd Pass From Maikhail Miller (Jordan Benton Kick) 2126
FG00:01Austin Witmer 35 Yd 2426
FOURTH QUARTERMOSUMURR
TD11:51Vernon Scott 3 Yd Run (Austin Witmer Kick) 3126
TD05:38Walter Powell 4 Yd Pass From Maikhail Miller (Jordan Morrow Run For Two-Point Conversion) 3134
TD02:55Kierra Harris 9 Yd Run (Austin Witmer Kick) 3834
TD00:24Walter Powell 15 Yd Pass From Maikhail Miller (Jordan Benton Kick) 3841