Saturday, September 14, 2013
- by B.B. Branton
Russ Huesman won his 25th game in five seasons as a head coach and the Mocs are within four wins of 500 in 106 seasons.
By the Numbers:
With tonight's win, Chattanooga improves to 2-1 on the season ...
UTC is now 456-504-35 in 106 seasons ... needs four wins to reach 500
Effecient Offense: Mocs scored on their first three possessions for a 21-7 lead ...
19 Straight: Austin Peay has lost 19 straight road games ...last road win was Sept.18, 2010 vs. Tennessee State, 26-23
Huesman's 25th: UTC coach Russ Huesman is 25-22 in his fifth season ... 25th win in 47 games ..
a few other Mocs coaches ... Joe Morrison - 25th win in 51 games ... Scrappy Moore - 25th win in 50 games ... Buddy Nix - 25th win in 50 games .... Bill Oliver - 25th win in 38 games ...
Road Warriors: Governors play the first five games on the road ... eight away games overall ...
Thursday Home Opener: Austin Peay's first home game of 2013 is Thurs. Oct.10 vs. Eastern Illinois in the Ohio Valley Conference opener ...
First Catch: Mocs receiver Troy Dye had his first career catch in the first quarter ... a 16-yard reception from Jacob Huesman in the 2nd quarter . his second catch came in the 4th
Gunner Goal Line-Bound: Senior linebacker returned a interception 20 yards for his second career touchdown late in the half to make it 35-7 ... Miller also had a 24 yard TD off an interception against Elon in 2011 .., Set
3 TD's: UTC's Keon Williams scored three TDs .. .
Williams also had his second straight 100-yard rushing game ... 106 tonight and a career-high 147 yards last week vs. Ga. State
Most First Half Points: 35-7 - Most first half points by a Mocs team since they scored 42 points against Mississippi Valley State, Sept. 16, 2000 ... UTC won, 72-17
Off Week ... UTC is off next Saturday and then travels to Ga Southern for its Southern Conference opener.
Back Home: UTC returns to Finley Stadium Oct, 5 vs. Wofford .... 6 p.m. kickoff
Southern Conference Games Today
UTC 42, Austin Peay 10... UTC (2-1,0-0)
The Citadel 29, Western Carolina .... Citadel (1-2, 1-1). Western Carolina (0-3, 0-1)
Samford 27, Florida A&M 20 ... Samford (2-1,0-0)
Furman 21, Presbyterian 20 ... Furman (1-2, 0-0)
North Carolina A&T 23, Elon 10 ... Elon (1-2,-0)
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