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College Football
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Arkansas St. 34, Florida International 26
When: 5:30 PM   ET ,  Saturday, December 21, 2019
Where: Cramton Bowl, Montgomery, Alabama
Attendance: 16209
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Florida International 0 13 10 3 26
Arkansas St. 14 6 7 7 34
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:25
Arkansas St.   TD  Arkansas St. 7 - Florida International 0
Omar Bayless 4 yd. pass from Layne Hatcher (Blake Grupe kick)
1st Quarter - 0:55
Arkansas St.   TD  Arkansas St. 14 - Florida International 0
Kirk Merritt 9 yd. pass from Layne Hatcher (Blake Grupe kick)
2nd Quarter - 12:50
Florida International   TD  Arkansas St. 14 - Florida International 7
Napoleon Maxwell 3 yd. run (Jose Borregales kick)
2nd Quarter - 9:31
Arkansas St.   FG  Arkansas St. 17 - Florida International 7
Blake Grupe 46 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 5:30
Florida International   FG  Arkansas St. 17 - Florida International 10
Jose Borregales 25 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 3:05
Arkansas St.   FG  Arkansas St. 20 - Florida International 10
Blake Grupe 37 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:40
Florida International   FG  Arkansas St. 20 - Florida International 13
Jose Borregales 25 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 12:22
Arkansas St.   TD  Arkansas St. 27 - Florida International 13
Reed Tyler 15 yd. pass from Layne Hatcher (Blake Grupe kick)
3rd Quarter - 3:48
Florida International   TD  Arkansas St. 27 - Florida International 20
Austin Maloney 19 yd. pass from James Morgan (Jose Borregales kick)
3rd Quarter - 0:38
Florida International   FG  Arkansas St. 27 - Florida International 23
Jose Borregales 48 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 11:52
Florida International   FG  Arkansas St. 27 - Florida International 26
Jose Borregales 52 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 3:37
Arkansas St.   TD  Arkansas St. 34 - Florida International 26
Jonathan Adams Jr. 13 yd. pass from Layne Hatcher (Blake Grupe kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  Florida International Arkansas St.
W‑L 6 - 7 - 0 8 - 5 - 0
Conference 3 - 5 - 0 5 - 3 - 0
Team Stats
  Florida International Arkansas St.
Score 26 34
1st Downs 23 31
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-16
38%
12-for-19
63%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-2
50%
1-for-2
50%
Total Yards 444 525
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 35-132 37-132
Average/Rush 3.8 3.6
Passing
Comp-Att 22-39 27-52
Passing Yards 312 393
Average/Pass Play 8.0 7.1
Penalties-Yards 7-62 10-142
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-1
Interceptions Thrown 2 1
Time of Possession 31:40 28:20
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Morgan 22/38 312 1 2
A. Jones 0/1 0 0 0
Arkansas St. (8 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
L. Hatcher 27/51 393 4 1
O. Bayless 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
N. Maxwell 13 66 5.1 1
A. Jones 21 65 3.1 0
J. Morgan 1 1 1.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
J. Jones 10 59 5.9 0
M. Murray 17 38 2.2 0
L. Hatcher 9 37 4.1 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Maloney 10 178 17.8 1
S. Thornton 3 86 28.7 0
S. Palmer 5 24 4.8 0
T. Gaiter IV 1 15 15.0 0
K. Williams 1 8 8.0 0
N. Maxwell 1 2 2.0 0
D. Scott 1 -1 -1.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
O. Bayless 9 180 20.0 1
J. Adams Jr. 4 63 15.8 1
M. Murray 5 52 10.4 0
K. Merritt 6 43 7.2 1
B. Bowling 2 40 20.0 0
R. Tyler 1 15 15.0 1
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
R. Dames 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
J. Smith 1 21 0
D. Jackson 1 12 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
S. Thomas-Oliver III 1.0 6.0
A. Tarver 1.0 6.0
R. Colson 0.5 3.0
N. Curtis 0.5 2.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
No sacks
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
S. Lewis 2.0 7.0
R. Colson 1.5 7.0
S. Thomas-Oliver III 1.0 6.0
A. Tarver 1.0 6.0
R. Dames 1.0 3.0
N. Curtis 0.5 2.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
L. Wescott 1.0 4.0
T. Chambers 1.0 1.0
E. Alexander 1.0 1.0
T. Ahoia 0.5 1.0
J. Carbonell 0.5 0.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO.
L. Hatcher 1