GAMEDAY College Football

South Alabama 38, Central Michigan 24

Associated Press

MT. PLEASANT, Mich. - Carter Bradley threw three first-half touchdown passes, La'Damian Webb added two rushing touchdowns, and South Alabama defeated Central Michigan 38-24.

The USA defense, which held Nicholls to 165 yards in a 48-7 victory last week, kept the Chippewas under 200 yards through three quarters. CMU (0-2) rallied with two touchdowns in the fourth quarter and finished with 338 total yards. The Jaguars (2-0) have gone over 500 yards in both their games.

Bradley's scores went 16 yards to Damarcus Thomas, 22 yards to Devin Voisin and 10 yards to Jalen Wayne. He completed 26 of 42 passes for 354 yards with the three touchdowns and one interception.

Webb had 20 carries for 91 yards and the two scores. His 30-yard run in the fourth quarter put USA up 38-10 before Central Michigan rallied with a 12-yard run by Marion Lukes and a 21-yard pass from Daniel Richardson to Joel Wilson.

Richardson was 23-of-47 passing for 257 yards with one touchdown.


Scoring Summary
First Quarter USACentMi
USA TD 8:51 DJ Thomas-Jones 16 yd pass from Carter Bradley (missed kick) 6 0
CentMi TD 5:08 Lew Nichols III 5 yd run (Marshall Meeder kick) 6 7
USA TD 1:29 La'Damian Webb 3 yd run (Diego Guajardo kick) 13 7
USA TD 1:05 Devin Voisin 22 yd pass from Carter Bradley (Diego Guajardo kick) 20 7
Second Quarter USACentMi
USA TD 12:14 Jalen Wayne 10 yd pass from Carter Bradley (Devin Voisin 2pt pass from Carter Bradley) 28 7
USA FG 5:47 Diego Guajardo 36 yd FG 31 7
CentMi FG 1:21 Marshall Meeder 48 yd FG 31 10
Fourth Quarter USACentMi
USA TD 10:53 La'Damian Webb 30 yd run (Diego Guajardo kick) 38 10
CentMi TD 8:43 Marion Lukes 12 yd run (failed 2pt pass) 38 16
CentMi TD 4:30 Joel Wilson 21 yd pass from Daniel Richardson (Decorion Temple 2pt pass from Daniel Richardson) 38 24
Team Stats
  South Alabama Central Michigan
First downs 30 23
  Rushing 9 6
  Passing 18 12
  Penalty 3 5
3rd Down Efficiency 8-17, 47% 5-15, 33%
4th down efficiency 0-1, 0% 1-4, 25%
Rushes-Yards 46-148 27-81
Passing Yards 339 287
Return Yards 18 64
Completions-Attempts-Int 26-42-1 23-47-0
Sacks-Yards Lost 2--27 3--18
Punts 5 5
Punts-Average 45 50.8
Fumbles Lost 0-0 1-1
Penalties - Yards 9-100 8-85
Time of Possession 38:00 22:00
South Alabama Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
C. Bradley 26 42 339 3 1
Central Michigan Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
D. Richardson 23 47 287 1 0
South Alabama Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
L. Webb 20 91 4.6 2
T. Avery 11 30 2.7 0
M. Lee 5 16 3.2 0
C. Bradley 5 8 1.6 0
O. Wells 2 2 1.0 0
C. Lacy 1 2 2.0 0
B. McReynolds 2 -1 -0.5 0
Central Michigan Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
M. Lukes 3 36 12.0 1
M. Bailey 4 24 6.0 0
L. Nichols III 15 20 1.3 1
D. Richardson 5 1 0.2 0
South Alabama Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
J. Wayne 10 98 9.8 1
C. Lacy 5 97 19.4 0
D. Voisin 4 56 14.0 1
D. Thomas-Jones 3 38 12.7 1
L. Webb 2 30 15.0 0
B. McReynolds 1 16 16.0 0
L. Sefcik 1 4 4.0 0
Central Michigan Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
J. Wilson 7 73 10.4 1
C. Carriere 4 69 17.3 0
D. Dixon 1 43 43.0 0
L. Nichols III 4 38 9.5 0
J. McGaughy 2 25 12.5 0
M. Bailey 3 21 7.0 0
C. Parker 2 18 9.0 0
South Alabama Interceptions
Player Int Yards
Central Michigan Interceptions
Player Int Yards
T. Jones 1 0
South Alabama Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
J. Brooks 5 225 45.0
Central Michigan Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
L. Elzinga 5 254 50.8
South Alabama Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
C. Lacy 1 0 0
Central Michigan Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
J. Williams 4 42 10.5
South Alabama Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
B. McReynolds 1 18 18.0
Central Michigan Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
I. Jackson 2 22 11.0
South Alabama Missed FG
Player Length
Central Michigan Missed FG
Player Length
M. Meeder 36




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