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NCAAF

Connecticut Huskies (2-3)

@

7 Houston Cougars (5-0)

Thursday, September 29

TDECU Stadium

Attendance: 40,873

Week 5
14
42
Final @

Connecticut

7 Houston

Game Leaders

Huskies
Cougars

PASSING

Shirreffs

13/29, 239 yds, 1 tds, 0 int

Ward Jr.

32/38, 389 yds, 3 tds, 0 int

RUSHING

Thomas

3 car, 22 yds, 0 tds

Ward Jr.

12 car, 65 yds, 2 tds

RECEIVING

Thomas

6 rec, 135 yds, 1 tds

Bonner

12 rec, 159 yds, 1 tds

TACKLE

Diggs

7 solo, 5 ast, 0 misc

Davis

4 solo, 1 ast, 0 misc

Williams

4 solo, 1 ast, 0 misc

Oliver

3 solo, 2 ast, 0 misc

Final1234Score
Connecticut
0
7
0
7
14
7 Houston
0
28
14
0
42
Head-To-Head Comparison
1st Downs1427
Passing 1st downs1220
Rushing 1st downs26
1st downs from penalties01
3rd down efficiency3-15 (20%)8-16 (50%)
4th down efficiency0-0 (0%)0-0 (0%)
Total Yards335540
Yards Per Offensive Play56.6
Passing273426
Comp - Att16-3640-49
Yards per completion18.410.9
Sacked (number - yards)4-213-11
Rushing62114
Rushing carries2730
Yards per carry2.33.8
Penalties - Yards4-382-20
Turnovers01
Fumbles - Fumbles lost0-01-0
Interceptions thrown00
Possession26:3033:30
Passing
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERC/ATTYDSPCT%TDINT
Garrett Anderson 3/7 34 42.9 0 0
Bryant Shirreffs 13/29 239 44.8 1 0
TEAM16/3629444.410

Houston Cougars
PLAYERC/ATTYDSPCT%TDINT
Kyle Postma 8/10 37 80.0 0 0
Greg Ward Jr. 32/38 389 84.2 3 0
D'Eriq King 0/1 0 0.0 0 0
TEAM40/4943781.630

Rushing
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERCARYDSAVGTDLG
Noel Thomas 3 22 7.3 0 0
Arkeel Newsome 6 13 2.2 0 0
Bryant Shirreffs 10 12 1.2 1 0
Jason Thompson 1 12 12.0 0 0
Ron Johnson 6 11 1.8 0 0
Garrett Anderson 1 -8 -8.0 0 0
TEAM27622.310

Houston Cougars
PLAYERCARYDSAVGTDLG
Greg Ward Jr. 12 65 5.4 2 0
Dillon Birden 9 27 3.0 1 0
Linell Bonner 3 12 4.0 0 0
Mulbah Car 4 8 2.0 0 0
D'Eriq King 1 4 4.0 0 0
Kyle Postma 1 -2 -2.0 0 0
TEAM301143.830

Receiving
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERRECYDSAVGTDLG
Noel Thomas 6 135 22.5 1 0
Hergy Mayala 6 92 15.3 0 0
Tyler Davis 2 18 9.0 0 0
Aaron McLean 1 16 16.0 0 0
Alec Bloom 1 12 12.0 0 0
TEAM1629418.410

Houston Cougars
PLAYERRECYDSAVGTDLG
Linell Bonner 12 159 13.3 1 0
Steven Dunbar 5 97 19.4 1 0
Chance Allen 7 85 12.1 0 0
D'Eriq King 7 32 4.6 0 0
Isaiah Johnson 2 18 9.0 0 0
Courtney Lark 2 18 9.0 0 0
Terry Mark 3 8 2.7 0 0
Mulbah Car 1 6 6.0 0 0
Tyler McCloskey 1 3 3.0 1 0
TEAM4043710.930

Tackles
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERTKLSOLASTSK-YD
Vontae Diggs 12 7 5 0-0
Obi Melifonwu 11 5 6 0-0
Anthony Watkins 9 5 4 0-0
Junior Joseph 8 5 3 0-0
Jamar Summers 7 4 3 0-0
Jhavon Williams 7 4 3 0-0
E. J. Levenberry 6 2 3 1-1
Mikal Myers 6 4 2 0-0
Brice McAllister 4 4 0 0-0
Cole Ormsby 4 2 0 2-10
Luke Carrezola 3 2 1 0-0
Matthew Walsh 3 2 1 0-0
Chris Britton 1 1 0 0-0
John Green 1 1 0 0-0
Nicholas Lensender 1 0 1 0-0
Jalen Stevens 1 1 0 0-0
TEAM8149323

Houston Cougars
PLAYERTKLSOLASTSK-YD
Garrett Davis 6 4 1 1-1
Ed Oliver 6 3 2 1-8
Nomluis Fruge 5 2 2 1-4
Khalil Williams 5 4 1 0-0
D'Juan Hines 4 2 2 0-0
Steven Taylor 4 0 4 0-0
Howard Wilson 4 3 1 0-0
Jeremy Winchester 4 4 0 0-0
Emeke Egbule 3 2 1 0-0
Terrell Williams 3 3 0 0-0
Cameron Malveaux 2 0 2 0-0
Austin Robinson 2 1 0 1-8
Jerard Carter 1 1 0 0-0
Cameron Doubenmier 1 1 0 0-0
Michael Eke 1 0 1 0-0
Jordan Milburn 1 1 0 0-0
Rasheed Tynes 1 1 0 0-0
Keith Corbin 1 1 0 0-0
Javian Smith 1 1 0 0-0
Collin Wilder 1 0 1 0-0
TEAM5234184

Punting
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERTOTYDSAVG-20
Justin Wain 12 493 41.1 0
TEAM1249341.10

Houston Cougars
PLAYERTOTYDSAVG-20
Dane Roy 7 295 42.1 0
TEAM729542.10

Punt Returns
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERTOTYDSAVGLGTD
Brian Lemelle 1 0 0.0 0 0
TEAM100.000

Houston Cougars
PLAYERTOTYDSAVGLGTD
D'Eriq King 1 -1 -1.0 0 0
TEAM1-1-1.000

Kicking
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERFGLGXP
Bobby Puyol 0/0 0 2/2
TEAM0/002/2

Houston Cougars
PLAYERFGLGXP
Ty Cummings 0/0 0 6/6
TEAM0/006/6

Kick Returns
Connecticut Huskies
PLAYERTOTYDSAVGLGTD
Tyraiq Beals 2 33 16.5 17 0
Brice McAllister 1 16 16.0 16 0
TEAM34916.3170

Houston Cougars
PLAYERTOTYDSAVGLGTD
D'Eriq King 1 21 21.0 21 0
TEAM12121.0210

Officials:
Referee: C Lamertina
Side Judge: Mark Windham
Head Linesman: Jim Casey
Line Judge: Jeffrey Cooney
Umpire: Bill Lamkin
Field Judge: Rick Santilli
Back Judge: Michael Griffith

Updated: July 18, 2017, 2:47 p.m. - Note: all times are Eastern Time