Win Probability 99.9%

CONN
SMU
SMU 99.9%

CONN

28

SMU

49

4th & 2 at UCONN 17

Rafe Peavey run for no gain to the UConn 17

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • CONN400
    • 498SMU
  • Turnovers

    • CONN1
    • 0SMU
  • Possession

    CONNSMU
    31:4128:19
  • 1st Downs

    • CONN18
    • 28SMU

Game Information

Gerald J. Ford Stadium
  • Dallas, TX 75275
  • Line: SMU -16.5
  • Over/Under: 75
Attendance: 17,237
54%
Capacity: 32,000
9/30/2017 Associated Press

Hicks, SMU pull away in 4th quarter to beat UConn 49-28

Ben Hicks passed for 280 yards and four touchdowns on Saturday and SMU pulled away with three fourth-quarter touchdowns to beat Connecticut 49-28.

Scoring Summary

1234T
UConn7310828
SMU71472149
first QuarterCONNSMU
TD
8:11
Courtland Sutton 6 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
9 plays, 74 yards, 3:13
07
TD
6:26
Aaron McLean 64 Yd pass from Bryant Shirreffs (Michael Tarbutt Kick)
4 plays, 75 yards, 1:39
77
play
McLean zips past SMU's defense for 64-yard TD (0:38)

Bryant Shirreffs completes a short pass to Aaron McLean who takes it the distance for a 64-yard touchdown. (0:38)

second QuarterCONNSMU
TD
13:43
Xavier Jones 25 Yd Run (Josh Williams Kick)
12 plays, 67 yards, 5:02
714
play
Jones sprints free for 25-yard TD run (0:35)

SMU's Xavier Jones bolts down the sideline for a 25-yard touchdown. (0:35)

FG
12:05
Michael Tarbutt 42 Yd Field Goal
5 plays, 50 yards, 1:38
1014
TD
7:31
Trey Quinn 21 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
10 plays, 80 yards, 4:28
1021
play
Quinn's TD grab helps extend SMU's lead (0:33)

Ben Hicks connects with Trey Quinn for a 21- yard touchdown in the second quarter. (0:33)

third QuarterCONNSMU
TD
9:31
Nate Hopkins 2 Yd Run (Michael Tarbutt Kick)
9 plays, 48 yards, 4:22
1721
play
Hopkins' TD run cuts into SMU's lead (0:23)

UCONN's Nate Hopkins sprints for a two-yard touchdown run in the third quarter. (0:23)

FG
3:01
Michael Tarbutt 33 Yd Field Goal
9 plays, 60 yards, 3:57
2021
TD
0:14
Trey Quinn 15 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
7 plays, 73 yards, 2:40
2028
play
Hicks finds Quinn for TD to extend SMU's lead (0:33)

Ben Hicks connects with Trey Quinn for a 15- yard touchdown reception to keep SMU ahead. (0:33)

fourth QuarterCONNSMU
TD
14:51
Keyion Dixon 59 Yd pass from Bryant Shirreffs (Bryant Shirreffs Pass to Tyler Davis for Two-Point Conversion)
2 plays, 75 yards, 0:23
2828
play
Davis's 2-point grab ties the game (0:28)

Bryant Shirreffs finds Tyler Davis in the end zone for the two-point conversion. (0:28)

TD
11:46
Courtland Sutton 34 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
8 plays, 87 yards, 3:05
2835
play
SMU retakes lead with Hicks TD pass (0:29)

Ben Hicks finds Courtland Sutton for a 34-yard touchdown pass in the 4th quarter. (0:29)

TD
6:21
Ke'Mon Freeman 3 Yd Run (Josh Williams Kick)
4 plays, 49 yards, 1:03
2842
play
Freeman's short TD run extends SMU's lead (0:28)

Ke'Mon Freeman sprints up the middle for a 3-yard touchdown run. (0:28)

TD
4:24
Braeden West 25 Yd Run (Josh Williams Kick)
1 play, 25 yards, 0:27
2849
play
West's 25-yard TD run secures SMU victory (0:40)

Braeden West jukes UCONN defenders and sprints for a SMU touchdown. (0:40)

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