Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • BALL 288
    • 494 UCF
  • Turnovers

    • BALL 1
    • 0 UCF
  • Possession

    BALL UCF
    35:34 24:21
  • 1st Downs

    • BALL 23
    • 33 UCF

Game Information

,
Coverage: ESPN
  • Line: UCF -7.5
  • Over/Under: 59
Attendance: 21,759
12/22/2012 Associated Press

Bortles accounts for 4 TDs as UCF sinks Ball St.

Blake Bortles threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth to lead Central Florida to a 38-17 rout of Ball State in the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl on Friday night.

Scoring Summary

ESPN1234T
Ball State073717
UCF13157338
first QuarterBALLUCF
TD
7:27
Blake Bortles pass complete to Latavius Murray for 7 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ucf drive: 13 plays 78 yards, 07:33 ucf td, 7:33
07
XP
7:27
Shawn Moffitt extra point GOOD.
ucf drive: 13 plays 78 yards, 07:33 ucf td, 7:33
07
TD
3:59
Latavius Murray rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ucf drive: 7 plays 58 yards, 02:34 ucf td, 2:34
013
second QuarterBALLUCF
TD
10:41
Keith Wenning pass complete to Willie Snead for 7 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ballst drive: 10 plays 82 yards, 04:19 ballst td, 4:19
613
XP
10:41
Steven Schott extra point GOOD.
ballst drive: 10 plays 82 yards, 04:19 ballst td, 4:19
713
TD
5:50
Blake Bortles rush for 6 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ucf drive: 9 plays 75 yards, 04:51 ucf td, 4:51
719
2PTC
5:50
Two-point conversion attempt, Blake Bortles pass to Dontravius Floyd GOOD.
ucf drive: 9 plays 75 yards, 04:51 ucf td, 4:51
721
TD
0:05
Blake Bortles pass complete to Latavius Murray for 5 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ucf drive: 7 plays 80 yards, 00:50 ucf td, 0:50
727
XP
0:05
Shawn Moffitt extra point GOOD.
ucf drive: 7 plays 80 yards, 00:50 ucf td, 0:50
728
third QuarterBALLUCF
FG
7:54
Steven Schott 45 yard field goal GOOD.
ballst drive: 10 plays 49 yards, 04:14 ballst fg, 4:14
1028
TD
4:23
Blake Bortles pass complete to J.J. Worton for 7 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ucf drive: 7 plays 50 yards, 03:31 ucf td, 3:31
1034
XP
4:23
Shawn Moffitt extra point GOOD.
ucf drive: 7 plays 50 yards, 03:31 ucf td, 3:31
1035
fourth QuarterBALLUCF
FG
10:12
Shawn Moffitt 25 yard field goal GOOD.
ucf drive: 12 plays 72 yards, 05:26 ucf fg, 5:26
1038
TD
5:26
Keith Wenning pass complete to Willie Snead for 16 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ballst drive: 11 plays 76 yards, 04:46 ballst td, 4:46
1638
XP
5:26
Steven Schott extra point GOOD.
ballst drive: 11 plays 76 yards, 04:46 ballst td, 4:46
1738

Research Notes

  • With its loss to UCF, Ball State falls to 0-6 all-time in bowl games. That's the most losses without a win for any school in FBS.

  • Ball State was 0-for-5 passing in the first quarter. That's tied for the most first-quarter passes without a completion this season in FBS.Boston College went 0-for-5 in the first 15 minutes against Virginia Tech on November 17.** NOTE: Texas State went 0-for-7 in the first quarter against Texas Tech on September, but the Bobcats have not completed the transition to FBS. **

  • Ball State blocked UCF's extra-point attempt after the Knights' second touchdown.It was the seventh time that UCF has had an extra point or field goal blocked, the most in FBS this season. The five extra points the Knights have had blocked are also the most in FBS.

  • Today's game is the sixth time this season that UCF scored a touchdown on its opening drive of the game.The other five times that the Knights did so, they went on to win the game.

Conversation

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.

NCAAF News