Win Probability 100%

USF
SC
USF 100%

USF

46

SC

39

End of OT

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • USF469
    • 481SC
  • Turnovers

    • USF2
    • 5SC
  • Possession

    USFSC
    31:5728:03
  • 1st Downs

    • USF24
    • 27SC

Game Information

Legion Field (AL)
Coverage: ESPN
  • Birmingham, AL 35294
  • Line: USF -10.5
  • Over/Under: 60
Attendance: 31,229
43%
Capacity: 72,000
12/29/2016 Associated Press

No. 25 S Florida beats S Carolina 46-39 in Birmingham Bowl

Quinton Flowers ran for three touchdowns and threw for two more to lead No. 25 South Florida past South Carolina, 46-39 in overtime Thursday in the Birmingham Bowl.

Scoring Summary

1234OTT
South Florida1514100746
South Carolina0141015039
first QuarterUSFSC
TD
10:25
Quinton Flowers 4 Yd Run (Brett Kean Pass to Mitchell Wilcox for Two-Point Conversion)
7 plays, 46 yards, 2:26
80
play
Flowers scampers in for USF touchdown (1:15)

South Florida's Quinton Flowers rushes in for 4-yard touchdown. (1:15)

TD
4:26
Quinton Flowers 4 Yd Run (Brandon Behr Kick)
11 plays, 80 yards, 4:09
150
second QuarterUSFSC
TD
14:02
Hayden Hurst 25 Yd pass from Jake Bentley (Elliott Fry Kick)
4 plays, 81 yards, 1:14
157
play
South Carolina's Hurst makes great one-handed catch for TD (0:30)

South Carolina TE Hayden Hurst makes a great one-handed grab and scores for a 25-yard touchdown. (0:30)

TD
10:40
Quinton Flowers 1 Yd Run (Brandon Behr Kick)
10 plays, 77 yards, 3:22
227
TD
1:12
Deebo Samuel 3 Yd pass from Jake Bentley (Elliott Fry Kick)
10 plays, 73 yards, 4:26
2214
play
Bentley's TD pass cuts into South Florida's lead (1:08)

South Carolina's Jake Bentley connects with Deebo Samuel for a 3-yard touchdown. (1:08)

TD
0:07
D'Ernest Johnson 37 Yd pass from Quinton Flowers (Brandon Behr Kick)
8 plays, 68 yards, 1:05
2914
play
USF pads lead with 37-yard TD before half (0:34)

Quinton Flowers finds D'Ernest Johnson for a 37-yard touchdown with seven seconds remaining in the half. (0:34)

third QuarterUSFSC
TD
11:55
Deebo Samuel 4 Yd Run (Elliott Fry Kick)
8 plays, 65 yards, 3:05
2921
FG
8:07
Brandon Behr 21 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 60 yards, 3:48
3221
TD
7:06
Tajee Fullwood 47 Yd Interception Return (Brandon Behr Kick)
3 plays, -7 yards, 1:01
3921
play
USF extends lead with pick-six (0:57)

South Florida's Tajee Fullwood intercepts the pass and returns it for a 47-yard touchdown. (0:57)

FG
0:22
Elliott Fry 43 Yd Field Goal
4 plays, 2 yards, 1:32
3924
fourth QuarterUSFSC
TD
9:41
Bryan Edwards 9 Yd pass from Jake Bentley (Elliott Fry Kick)
9 plays, 77 yards, 4:14
3931
play
Edwards makes great TD catch for South Carolina (2:12)

South Carolina's Bryan Edwards makes a beautiful diving catch in the end zone. (2:12)

TD
1:11
A.J. Turner 1 Yd Run (Jake Bentley Pass to Hayden Hurst for Two-Point Conversion)
3 plays, 2 yards, 1:34
3939
play
South Carolina ties game with TD and 2-point conversion (1:23)

A.J. Turner runs it in for the 1-yard touchdown, and Jake Bentley throws it to Hayden Hurst for the two-point conversion, tying South Carolina with USF. (1:23)

OvertimeUSFSC
TD
Elkanah Dillon 25 Yd pass from Quinton Flowers (Brandon Behr Kick)
1 play, 25 yards
4639
play
USF scores 1st TD in OT (0:47)

Quinton Flowers completes a pass to Elkanah Dillon for a 25-yard touchdown to give South Florida a 46-39 lead over South Carolina. (0:47)

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