Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • BAY723
    • 369SMU
  • Turnovers

    • BAY1
    • 2SMU
  • Possession

    BAYSMU
    37:5222:08
  • 1st Downs

    • BAY27
    • 22SMU

Game Information

Gerald J. Ford Stadium
Coverage: ESPN
  • Dallas, TX 75275
Attendance: 32,047
100%
Capacity: 32,000
9/5/2015 Associated Press

No. 4 Baylor plenty of offense in 56-21 opener at SMU

Seth Russell threw for 376 yards and five touchdowns and also ran for a score to help fourth-ranked Baylor open the season with a 56-21 victory at SMU on Friday night.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Baylor280141456
SMU1470021
first QuarterBAYSMU
TD
14:10
Devin Chafin 3 Yd Run (Chris Callahan Kick)
4 plays, 75 yards, 0:50
70
TD
13:53
Courtland Sutton 46 Yd pass from Matt Davis (Chad Hedlund Kick)
1 play, 46 yards, 0:08
77
play
SMU answers Baylor quickly (0:43)

The Bears aren't the only ones who can score quickly, as the Mustangs answered a quick score with a TD off a long 46-yard pass. and the game is even at 7. (0:43)

TD
13:01
Seth Russell 4 Yd Run (Chris Callahan Kick)
4 plays, 75 yards, 0:52
147
play
S. Russell run for 4 yds for a TD, (C. Callahan KICK) (0:29)

Seth Russell run for 4 yds for a TD (Chris Callahan KICK) (0:29)

TD
7:02
Xavier Jones 4 Yd Run (Chad Hedlund Kick)
12 plays, 81 yards, 5:53
1414
play
X. Jones run for 4 yds for a TD (0:33)

Xavier Jones run for 4 yds for a TD (0:33)

TD
3:46
Jay Lee 7 Yd pass from Seth Russell (Chris Callahan Kick)
13 plays, 75 yards, 3:16
2114
play
Baylor grabs lead against SMU (0:18)

The punters have yet to step on the field as the No. 4 Bears and Mustangs have been exchanging touchdowns in the first quarter. Baylor is up 21-14 on ESPN. (0:18)

TD
0:30
KD Cannon 36 Yd pass from Seth Russell (Chris Callahan Kick)
3 plays, 63 yards, 0:24
2814
play
S. Russell pass,to K. Cannon for 36 yds for a TD (0:44)

Seth Russell pass complete to Kd Cannon for 36 yds for a TD (0:44)

second QuarterBAYSMU
TD
9:03
Courtland Sutton 31 Yd pass from Matt Davis (Chad Hedlund Kick)
12 plays, 78 yards, 6:22
2821
play
M. Davis pass,to C. Sutton for 31 yds for a TD (0:49)

Matt Davis pass complete to Courtland Sutton for 31 yds for a TD (0:49)

third QuarterBAYSMU
TD
4:13
Jay Lee 22 Yd pass from Seth Russell (Chris Callahan Kick)
8 plays, 97 yards, 2:50
3521
play
S. Russell pass,to J. Lee for 22 yds for a TD (0:52)

Seth Russell pass complete to Jay Lee for 22 yds for a TD (0:52)

TD
0:27
Jay Lee 41 Yd pass from Seth Russell (Chris Callahan Kick)
7 plays, 70 yards, 2:18
4221
play
S. Russell pass,to J. Lee for 41 yds for a TD (0:33)

Seth Russell pass complete to Jay Lee for 41 yds for a TD (0:33)

fourth QuarterBAYSMU
TD
13:20
Corey Coleman 57 Yd pass from Seth Russell (Chris Callahan Kick)
5 plays, 85 yards, 0:53
4921
play
S. Russell pass,to C. Coleman for 57 yds for a TD (0:46)

Seth Russell pass complete to Corey Coleman for 57 yds for a TD (0:46)

TD
8:09
Chris Platt 42 Yd pass from Jarrett Stidham (Chris Callahan Kick)
8 plays, 93 yards, 3:21
5621
play
Backup QB throws TD on first pass (0:43)

Seth Russell's day is over after throwing for 376 yards and five TDs. Jarrett Stidham didn't waste any time getting into the flow, sending his first throw for a 42-yard score. Baylor has outscored SMU 28-0 in the second half on ESPN. (0:43)

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