GAMEDAY College Football

South Florida 42, Howard 20

Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. - Brian Battie ran for 105 yards and had one of South Florida's six rushing touchdowns in a 42-20 victory over FCS-member Howard.

Michel Dukes (two touchdowns), Jaren Mangham (two touchdowns) and K'Wan Powell also scored on the ground for the Bulls (1-1). Battie's touchdown was a 60-yard run.

Gerry Robinson completed 17 of 28 passes for 219 yards with one interception for South Florida.

Jarett Hunter, Ian Wheeler and Kasey Hawthorne scored rushing touchdowns for the Bison. Hunter led with 81 yards on 12 carries.

Quinton Williams was 28-of-37 passing for 250 yards for Howard.

Hunter's 28-yard TD run drew Howard within 21-14 late in the third quarter but South Florida scored on its next three possessions to take a 42-14 lead midway through the fourth.

All nine touchdowns in the game came on the ground and there were no field goals.


Scoring Summary
First Quarter HowardUSF
Howard TD 4:41 Kasey Hawthorne 18 yd run (Aaron Bickerton kick) 7 0
Second Quarter HowardUSF
USF TD 11:16 Jaren Mangham 2 yd run (Spencer Shrader kick) 7 7
USF TD 2:10 Michel Dukes 7 yd run (Spencer Shrader kick) 7 14
Third Quarter HowardUSF
USF TD 7:14 Jaren Mangham 1 yd run (Spencer Shrader kick) 7 21
Howard TD 2:37 Jarett Hunter 28 yd run (Aaron Bickerton kick) 14 21
USF TD 0:33 Michel Dukes 28 yd run (Spencer Shrader kick) 14 28
Fourth Quarter HowardUSF
USF TD 11:37 Brian Battie 60 yd run (Spencer Shrader kick) 14 35
USF TD 8:05 K'Wan Powell 1 yd run (Spencer Shrader kick) 14 42
Howard TD 4:24 Ian Wheeler 3 yd run (failed 2pt pass) 20 42
Team Stats
  Howard South Florida
First downs 24 20
  Rushing 8 6
  Passing 14 11
  Penalty 2 3
3rd Down Efficiency 9-17, 53% 2-8, 25%
4th down efficiency 0-2, 0% 1-1, 100%
Rushes-Yards 40-168 27-205
Passing Yards 250 219
Return Yards 2 97
Completions-Attempts-Int 28-37-1 17-28-1
Sacks-Yards Lost 3--17 0-0
Punts 3 3
Punts-Average 39 41.7
Fumbles Lost 2-2 0-0
Penalties - Yards 5-43 3-40
Time of Possession 38:56 21:04
Howard Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
Q. Williams 28 37 250 0 1
South Florida Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
G. Bohanon 17 28 219 0 1
Howard Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
J. Hunter 12 81 6.8 1
I. Wheeler 10 70 7.0 1
K. Hawthorne 5 25 5.0 1
Q. Williams 9 14 1.6 0
E. James 3 -6 -2.0 0
A. Murray 1 -16 -16.0 0
South Florida Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
B. Battie 7 105 15.0 1
M. Dukes 3 34 11.3 2
J. Mangham 7 28 4.0 2
M. Hamilton 3 13 4.3 0
J. Albritton 2 9 4.5 0
G. Bohanon 2 9 4.5 0
Y. Young 1 4 4.0 0
K. Powell 2 3 1.5 1
Howard Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
A. Murray 5 50 10.0 0
I. Wheeler 5 45 9.0 0
R. Ilarraza 5 45 9.0 0
M. McDonald 3 42 14.0 0
J. Hunter 4 31 7.8 0
B. Smith 1 15 15.0 0
K. Hawthorne 3 13 4.3 0
C. Carter 1 10 10.0 0
N. Hezekiah 1 -1 -1.0 0
South Florida Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
X. Weaver 7 57 8.1 0
J. Horn Jr. 2 52 26.0 0
O. Dollison 1 39 39.0 0
G. Greenwald 2 25 12.5 0
K. Brown 1 19 19.0 0
J. Mangham 1 10 10.0 0
S. Atkins 1 8 8.0 0
C. Carter 1 6 6.0 0
M. Dukes 1 3 3.0 0
Howard Interceptions
Player Int Yards
R. Jones III 1 2
South Florida Interceptions
Player Int Yards
J. Curry 1 0
Howard Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
P. Richards 3 117 39.0
South Florida Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
A. Stokes 3 125 41.7
Howard Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
South Florida Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
X. Weaver 1 8 8.0
S. Atkins 1 6 6.0
Howard Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
South Florida Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
B. Battie 2 20 10.0
J. Horn Jr. 1 32 32.0
M. Dukes 1 31 31.0
Howard Missed FG
Player Length
A. Bickerton 50
South Florida Missed FG
Player Length
S. Shrader 54




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