Scores

Final

FIU 0

(1-8, 1-4 C-USA)

Middle Tennessee 48

(6-4, 4-2 C-USA)

4:00 PM ET, November 9, 2013

Floyd Stadium, Murfreesboro, TN

1 2 3 4 T
FIU 0 0 0 00
MTU 14 10 24 048

Top Performers

Passing: L. Kilgore (MTU) - 269 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: S. Tucker (MTU) - 11 CAR, 95 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: T. Jefferson (MTU) - 4 REC, 44 YDS, 1 TD

Middle Tennessee pounds FIU in 48-0 win

Associated Press

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- Shane Tucker rushed for 95 yards and two touchdowns, including a 48-yard breakaway sprint, to help drive Middle Tennessee to a 48-0 rout over Florida International on Saturday.

The Blue Raiders (6-4, 4-2 Conference USA) hit hard and fast, reaching the end zone in their first two possessions and piling up all of their points in the first three quarters. Logan Kilgore passed for 269 yards and a touchdown, and rushed for a second. Corey Carmichael had 65 yards on 13 carries, including a TD punched in from the 1-yard line.

Florida International (1-8, 1-4) had four turnovers, which the Blue Raiders converted into 17 points, including a 51-yard interception return by Kevin Byard. The Golden Panthers were held to just 91 yards rushing and 233 total yards, while Middle Tennessee racked up 556 total yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FIU
MTU
1st Downs1028
Total Yards233556
Passing142307
Rushing91249
Penalties2-133-29
3rd Down Conversions3-117-11
4th Down Conversions0-20-1
Turnovers41
Possession28:5431:06

Passing Leaders

Florida InternationalC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hilliard10/151338.901
Middle TennesseeC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Kilgore17/2026913.510

Rushing Leaders

Florida InternationalCARYDSAVGTDLG
Caldwell14483.408
Satterfield-Rowe4184.508
Middle TennesseeCARYDSAVGTDLG
Tucker11958.6248
Carmichael13655.0128

Receiving Leaders

Florida InternationalRECYDSAVGTDLG
Taylor27939.5040
Smith4194.807
Middle TennesseeRECYDSAVGTDLG
Collis37123.7035
Henry55410.8016

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERFIUMTU
TD12:16Shane Tucker 48 Yd Run (Cody Clark Kick) 07
TD07:13Shane Tucker 17 Yd Run (Cody Clark Kick) 014
SECOND QUARTERFIUMTU
FG13:20Cody Clark 22 Yd 017
TD01:45Logan Kilgore 4 Yd Run (Cody Clark Kick) 024
THIRD QUARTERFIUMTU
TD14:08Kevin Byard 51 Yd Interception Return (Cody Clark Kick) 031
TD09:41Tavarres Jefferson 7 Yd Pass From Logan Kilgore (Cody Clark Kick) 038
FG08:29Cody Clark 32 Yd 041
TD03:08Corey Carmichael 1 Yd Run (Cody Clark Kick) 048