Win Probability 100%

TTU
USF
USF 100%

TTU

34

USF

38

2nd & 1 at USF 47

Nic Shimonek pass complete to T.J. Vasher for 34 yds to the SFla 13 for a 1ST down

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • TTU549
    • 561USF
  • Turnovers

    • TTU2
    • 2USF
  • Possession

    TTUUSF
    24:3935:21
  • 1st Downs

    • TTU28
    • 27USF

Game Information

Legion Field (AL)
  • Birmingham, AL 35294
Attendance: 28,623
40%
Capacity: 72,000
12/24/2017 Associated Press

Flowers-to-McCants propels No. 23 USF past Texas Tech 38-34

Tyre McCants caught a 26-yard touchdown pass from Quinton Flowers with 16 seconds left to lift No. 23 South Florida to a 38-34 victory over Texas Tech in the Birmingham Bowl on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Texas Tech100141034
South Florida3772138
first QuarterTTUUSF
FG
10:47
Clayton Hatfield 26 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 67 yards, 4:13
30
FG
7:12
Emilio Nadelman 25 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 58 yards, 3:35
33
TD
0:34
Keke Coutee 5 Yd pass from Nic Shimonek (Clayton Hatfield Kick)
10 plays, 81 yards, 3:48
103
play
Shimonek finds Coutee open for Texas Tech TD (0:22)

Nic Shimonek rolls out and throws a five-yard touchdown to Keke Coutee in the back of the end zone. (0:22)

second QuarterTTUUSF
TD
0:51
Tyre McCants 21 Yd pass from Quinton Flowers (Emilio Nadelman Kick)
2 plays, 25 yards, 0:24
1010
play
Flowers fires to McCants for a tying USF TD (0:32)

Quinton Flowers ties it up with a 21-yard touchdown to Trye McCants late in the 2nd quarter for the Bulls. (0:32)

third QuarterTTUUSF
TD
11:25
Dylan Cantrell 3 Yd pass from Nic Shimonek (Clayton Hatfield Kick)
6 plays, 28 yards, 2:57
1710
play
Cantrell shrugs off defender for Red Raider TD (0:27)

Nic Shimonek takes advantage of the free play and finds Dylan Cantrell for a three-yard touchdown pass in the corner. (0:27)

TD
8:34
Darnell Salomon 17 Yd pass from Quinton Flowers (Emilio Nadelman Kick)
9 plays, 91 yards, 2:51
1717
play
Flowers connects with Salomon for Bulls TD (0:23)

Quinton Flowers gives Darnell Salomon space with a pump fake and lobs an easy 17-yard touchdown to his receiver to tie the game at 17. (0:23)

TD
5:55
Tre King 4 Yd Run (Clayton Hatfield Kick)
4 plays, 40 yards, 1:45
2417
play
King dives in for Texas Tech TD (0:32)

Tre King bounces off his lineman and cuts inside for a four-yard rushing touchdown to give Texas Tech a 7-point lead. (0:32)

fourth QuarterTTUUSF
TD
9:30
Quinton Flowers 5 Yd Run (Emilio Nadelman Kick)
9 plays, 43 yards, 3:07
2424
play
Flowers races to the end zone to tie it for the Bulls (0:44)

Quinton Flowers looks to pass then takes it to the corner for the five-yard rushing touchdown to tie it at 24. (0:44)

FG
5:02
Clayton Hatfield 33 Yd Field Goal
13 plays, 60 yards, 4:28
2724
TD
4:26
Marquez Valdes-Scantling 64 Yd pass from Quinton Flowers (Emilio Nadelman Kick)
2 plays, 65 yards, 0:36
2731
play
Flowers flings huge TD pass to Valdes-Scantling (0:43)

Quinton Flowers finds Marquez Valdes-Scantling wide open on a 64-yard touchdown pass to put the Bulls up 30-27 late in the 4th quarter. (0:43)

TD
1:31
T.J. Vasher 25 Yd pass from Nic Shimonek (Clayton Hatfield Kick)
8 plays, 85 yards, 2:55
3431
play
Vasher left wide open in end zone for TD (0:30)

Nic Shimonek connects with a wide open T.J. Vasher on a 25-yard touchdown pass to put Texas Tech back on top 34-31. (0:30)

TD
0:16
Tyre McCants 26 Yd pass from Quinton Flowers (Emilio Nadelman Kick)
7 plays, 75 yards, 1:15
3438
play
USF takes late lead with McCants TD (0:29)

Quinton Flowers throws a perfect 26-yard touchdown pass to Tyre McCants to give South Florida a 38-34 lead with 16 seconds left in the game. (0:29)

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