Win Probability 100%

HOU
ARIZ
HOU 100%

HOU

19

ARIZ

16

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • HOU383
    • 371ARIZ
  • Turnovers

    • HOU2
    • 2ARIZ
  • Possession

    HOUARIZ
    30:3729:23
  • 1st Downs

    • HOU18
    • 21ARIZ

Game Information

Arizona Stadium
Coverage: ESPNU
  • Tucson, AZ 85721
  • Line: HOU -1.5
  • Over/Under: 65
Attendance: 43,334
9/10/2017 Associated Press

Allen intercepted twice in debut, Houston holds on 19-16

Ex-Texas A&M quarterback Kyle Allen threw for 225 yards and a touchdown but was intercepted twice in his first game for Houston and the Cougars had to hold on to beat Arizona 19-16 in their week-delayed season opener on Saturday night.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Houston3142019
Arizona373316
first QuarterHOUARIZ
FG
9:33
Caden Novikoff 25 Yd Field Goal
9 plays, 55 yards, 2:24
30
FG
1:08
Josh Pollack 45 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 52 yards, 4:25
33
second QuarterHOUARIZ
TD
5:00
Linell Bonner 5 Yd pass from Kyle Allen (Caden Novikoff Kick)
8 plays, 80 yards, 3:26
103
TD
2:22
Zach Green 1 Yd Run (Josh Pollack Kick)
8 plays, 75 yards, 2:38
1010
play
Wildcats' bite back with TD (0:40)

Cougars' RB Zach Green muscles his way in for a 1-yard score. (0:40)

TD
0:45
Dillon Birden 3 Yd Run (Caden Novikoff Kick)
4 plays, 16 yards, 1:37
1710
play
Cougars' answer back quickly (0:25)

After the big return, RB Dillon Birden runs it in to give his team a 17-10 lead. (0:25)

third QuarterHOUARIZ
SF
10:53
Team Safety
1 play, -8 yards, 0:07
1910
play
Wildcats' QB fumbles again (0:51)

Brandon Dawkins fumbles a snap and his offensive lineman recovers in the end zone for the safety. (0:51)

FG
1:48
Josh Pollack 21 Yd Field Goal
16 plays, 82 yards, 6:22
1913
fourth QuarterHOUARIZ
FG
8:32
Josh Pollack 42 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 30 yards, 4:05
1916

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