Win Probability 100%

ECU
SMU
SMU 100%

ECU

51

SMU

59

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ECU644
    • 636SMU
  • Turnovers

    • ECU1
    • 1SMU
  • Possession

    ECUSMU
    28:5531:05
  • 1st Downs

    • ECU27
    • 33SMU

Game Information

Gerald J. Ford Stadium
  • Dallas, TX 75275
  • Line: SMU -23.0
  • Over/Under: 74
Attendance: 29,528
92%
Capacity: 32,000

No. 23 SMU bounces back, tops ECU 59-51 in another shootout

Shane Buechele threw five touchdown passes, Xavier Jones broke one of Eric Dickerson's school records and No. 23 SMU bounced back from a first loss that dramatically changed the course of its season, outscoring East Carolina 59-51 on Saturday.

11/9/2019 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
East Carolina713171451
SMU1414171459
first QuarterECUSMU
TD
12:44
Kylen Granson 22 Yd pass from Shane Buechele (Kevin Robledo Kick)
8 plays, 75 yards, 2:16
07
play
Buechele delivers a strike to Granson for a TD (0:24)

SMU QB Shane Buechele drops a dime to his TE Kylen Granson for a 22-yard touchdown. (0:24)

TD
7:20
Jsi Hatfield 68 Yd pass from Holton Ahlers (Jake Verity Kick)
3 plays, 70 yards, 0:42
77
play
Ahlers unleashes a 68-yard TD pass to Hatfield (0:28)

Pirates QB Holton Ahlers slings it downfield for a 68-yard touchdown to tie the game. (0:28)

TD
3:51
Kylen Granson 4 Yd pass from Shane Buechele (Kevin Robledo Kick)
9 plays, 75 yards, 3:29
714
second QuarterECUSMU
FG
11:06
Jake Verity 38 Yd Field Goal
9 plays, 34 yards, 3:39
1014
TD
7:28
Xavier Jones 3 Yd Run (Kevin Robledo Kick)
11 plays, 75 yards, 3:38
1021
play
Jones powers through line after big gain from Rice (0:42)

SMU's Rashee Rice comes up with a big 20-yard gain that puts the Mustangs in perfect position for RB Xavier Jones to rumble his way into the end zone. (0:42)

TD
4:45
James Proche 51 Yd pass from Shane Buechele (Kevin Robledo Kick)
3 plays, 66 yards, 1:02
1028
play
ECU defender gets Mossed by Proche on 51-yard TD (0:20)

SMU's WR James Proche climbs the ladder and brings down a big catch from Shane Buechele for a 51-yard touchdown. (0:20)

TD
2:04
Tyler Snead 36 Yd pass from Holton Ahlers (Jake Verity Kick)
6 plays, 73 yards, 2:37
1728
play
Snead comes up with an incredible catch for a 36-yard TD (0:25)

ECU QB Holton Ahlers slings one across his body down the field, and Tyler Snead comes up with a beautiful diving catch for a touchdown. (0:25)

FG
0:00
Jake Verity 37 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 60 yards, 1:00
2028
third QuarterECUSMU
TD
13:53
Zech Byrd 45 Yd pass from Holton Ahlers (Jake Verity Kick)
3 plays, 75 yards, 1:07
2728
play
Byrd bobbles ball, but holds on for 45-yard ECU TD (0:33)

ECU WR Zech Byrd barely hangs on to complete a catch as he hauls in Holton Ahlers' pass for a 45-yard touchdown. (0:33)

TD
12:01
Xavier Jones 35 Yd Run (Kevin Robledo Kick)
7 plays, 75 yards, 1:52
2735
TD
8:06
Tyler Snead 47 Yd pass from Holton Ahlers (Jake Verity Kick)
8 plays, 75 yards, 3:55
3435
play
Snead breaks tackle, turns on jets for 47-yard TD (0:27)

SMU Holton Ahlers threads the needle for Tyler Snead, who breaks the tackle and takes it 47 yards to bring the Pirates within one point. (0:27)

FG
5:34
Kevin Robledo 23 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 47 yards, 2:22
3438
FG
1:56
Jake Verity 41 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 51 yards, 3:38
3738
TD
0:19
Xavier Jones 64 Yd Run (Kevin Robledo Kick)
4 plays, 75 yards, 1:29
3745
play
Jones finds wipe-open field for 64-yard TD (0:27)

Xavier Jones bounces around defenders and then takes off for a 64-yard touchdown to put the Mustangs ahead 45-37. (0:27)

fourth QuarterECUSMU
TD
10:58
Tyler Snead 57 Yd pass from Holton Ahlers (Jake Verity Kick)
10 plays, 97 yards, 4:20
4445
play
Ahlers, Snead connect for third TD vs. SMU (0:28)

Holton Ahlers airs it out to Tyler Snead, who snags it and tumbles into the end zone for a 57-yard touchdown. (0:28)

TD
7:25
Kylen Granson 31 Yd pass from Shane Buechele (Kevin Robledo Kick)
9 plays, 75 yards, 3:40
4452
play
Buechele finds Granson for third scoring connection of game (0:22)

SMU's Shane Buechele find Kylen Granson downfield and places it perfectly for a 31-yard touchdown and a 52-44 lead. (0:22)

TD
4:18
James Proche 3 Yd pass from Shane Buechele (Kevin Robledo Kick)
6 plays, 22 yards, 3:00
4459
TD
1:55
Audie Omotosho 22 Yd pass from Holton Ahlers (Jake Verity Kick)
8 plays, 72 yards, 2:16
5159
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