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Connecticut 27, Massachusetts 10

Associated Press

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. - Victor Rosa ran for a pair of touchdowns in the second half as UConn pulled away to beat UMass 27-10.

UConn (5-5) has won four of its last five games that includes its first-ever win against Boston College while UMass (1-8) lost its sixth straight.

Rosa pushed a group of defenders into the end zone for a 5-yard TD late in the third quarter and then broke one tackle on his way to a 12-yard score midway through the fourth. Rosa finished with 87 yards rushing on 17 carries. Devontae Houston added 84 yards on the ground that included a 75-yard touchdown run in the first quarter for UConn.

Brady Olson tossed a 53-yard touchdown pass to Cameron Sullivan-Brown for UMass that tied the game 10-10 with about seven minutes remaining before halftime. Olson was 19-of-34 passing for 266 yards and threw one interception. Sullivan-Brown made five catches for 124 yards.


Scoring Summary
First Quarter UMassUConn
UMass FG 4:43 Cameron Carson 23 yd FG 3 0
UConn TD 4:32 Devontae Houston 75 yd run (Noe Ruelas kick) 3 7
Second Quarter UMassUConn
UConn FG 9:23 Noe Ruelas 23 yd FG 3 10
UMass TD 6:51 Cam Sullivan-Brown 53 yd pass from Brady Olson (Cameron Carson kick) 10 10
UConn FG 0:59 Noe Ruelas 26 yd FG 10 13
Third Quarter UMassUConn
UConn TD 4:55 Victor Rosa 5 yd run (Noe Ruelas kick) 10 20
Fourth Quarter UMassUConn
UConn TD 6:54 Victor Rosa 12 yd run (Noe Ruelas kick) 10 27
Team Stats
  Massachusetts Connecticut
First downs 18 18
  Rushing 6 11
  Passing 9 3
  Penalty 3 4
3rd Down Efficiency 4-13, 31% 4-12, 33%
4th down efficiency 1-2, 50% 0-0, -%
Rushes-Yards 32-85 45-274
Passing Yards 266 60
Return Yards 134 34
Completions-Attempts-Int 19-34-1 6-13-0
Sacks-Yards Lost 1-0 2--7
Punts 4 5
Punts-Average 31.8 39.4
Fumbles Lost 4-1 1-0
Penalties - Yards 6-70 8-60
Time of Possession 29:46 30:14
Massachusetts Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
B. Olson 19 34 266 1 1
Connecticut Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
Z. Turner 6 13 60 0 0
Massachusetts Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
E. Merriweather 12 33 2.8 0
G. Desrosiers Jr. 2 24 12.0 0
I. Ross 1 17 17.0 0
B. Olson 8 11 1.4 0
K. Adams 6 11 1.8 0
G. Campiotti 2 7 3.5 0
Connecticut Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
V. Rosa 17 87 5.1 2
D. Houston 7 84 12.0 1
R. Burns 10 59 5.9 0
Z. Turner 7 15 2.1 0
C. Millen 1 15 15.0 0
A. Turner 2 12 6.0 0
C. Edwards 1 2 2.0 0
Massachusetts Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
C. Sullivan-Brown 5 124 24.8 1
I. Ross 2 44 22.0 0
J. Johnson 5 39 7.8 0
G. Johnson III 3 38 12.7 0
J. Orlando 2 17 8.5 0
E. Merriweather 1 5 5.0 0
G. Desrosiers Jr. 1 -1 -1.0 0
Connecticut Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
J. Joly 2 33 16.5 0
K. Clercius 2 18 9.0 0
A. Turner 2 9 4.5 0
Massachusetts Interceptions
Player Int Yards
Connecticut Interceptions
Player Int Yards
T. Wortham 1 0
Massachusetts Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
C. Kolodziey 4 127 31.8
Connecticut Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
G. Caratan 5 197 39.4
Massachusetts Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
I. Ross 2 13 6.5
Connecticut Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
V. Rosa 2 17 8.5
Massachusetts Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
G. Desrosiers Jr. 5 121 24.2
Connecticut Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
V. Rosa 1 17 17.0
Massachusetts Missed FG
Player Length
C. Carson 27
C. Carson 52
Connecticut Missed FG
Player Length
N. Ruelas 32




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