Win Probability 100%

HOU
SMU
SMU 100%

HOU

16

SMU

38

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • HOU303
    • 406SMU
  • Turnovers

    • HOU2
    • 1SMU
  • Possession

    HOUSMU
    29:3830:22
  • 1st Downs

    • HOU13
    • 19SMU

Game Information

Gerald J. Ford Stadium
Coverage: ESPN2
  • Dallas, TX 75275
  • Line: HOU -22.5
  • Over/Under: 60
Attendance: 25,079
78%
Capacity: 32,000
10/23/2016 Associated Press

SMU stuns No. 11 Houston 38-16 by shutting down QB Greg Ward

Ben Hicks threw for three touchdowns and ran for another score and SMU stunned No. 11 Houston 38-16 Saturday night for its first win over a ranked team in five years.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Houston077216
SMU72101038
first QuarterHOUSMU
TD
7:25
Ben Hicks 1 Yd Run (Josh Williams Kick)
11 plays, 88 yards, 5:00
07
play
SMU converts turnover into points (0:23)

Ben Hicks runs for 1 yd TD as SMU takes 7-0 lead (0:23)

second QuarterHOUSMU
TD
14:52
Jeremiah Gaines 31 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
6 plays, 71 yards, 2:33
014
play
SMU gains on Houston with 31-yard TD (0:48)

SMU looks poised for an upset after Jeremiah Gaines runs a 31-yard TD into the end zone against the scoreless Houston. (0:48)

TD
10:58
Courtland Sutton 2 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
6 plays, 51 yards, 2:46
021
play
Mustangs' Sutton makes leaping end zone grab (0:49)

SMU's Ben hicks connects with Courtland Sutton in the corner of the end zone, establishing dominance over Houston 20-0. (0:49)

TD
7:59
Steven Dunbar 5 Yd pass from Greg Ward Jr. (Ty Cummings Kick)
4 plays, 10 yards, 1:26
721
play
Houston answers SMU with TD catch (0:37)

Houston cuts into SMU's lead with a leaping touchdown reception, making the score 21-7. (0:37)

TD
0:13
James Proche 28 Yd pass from Ben Hicks (Josh Williams Kick)
3 plays, 70 yards, 0:54
728
play
SMU scores late in 1st half on 28-yd TD pass (0:43)

Ben Hicks finds James Proche wide open for 28 yd TD and 28-7 lead (0:43)

third QuarterHOUSMU
TD
7:52
Tyler McCloskey 2 Yd pass from Greg Ward Jr. (Ty Cummings Kick)
12 plays, 70 yards, 4:32
1428
play
Houston long drive ends in TD (0:34)

Greg Ward Jr. pass complete to Tyler McCloskey for 2 yd TD to complete 12 play drive (0:34)

fourth QuarterHOUSMU
FG
12:27
Josh Williams 26 Yd Field Goal
5 plays, 13 yards, 1:48
1431
TD
3:50
Braeden West 10 Yd Run (Josh Williams Kick)
3 plays, 21 yards, 0:52
1438
play
Late TD gives SMU commanding lead (1:10)

Braeden West runs for 10 yd TD as SMU now leads 38-14 (1:10)

SF
0:48
Team Safety
4 plays, -13 yards, 1:35
1638

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