Win Probability 100%

RICE
FIU
FIU 100%

RICE

17

FIU

36

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • RICE240
    • 446FIU
  • Turnovers

    • RICE3
    • 0FIU
  • Possession

    RICEFIU
    34:4825:12
  • 1st Downs

    • RICE16
    • 23FIU

Game Information

FIU Stadium
Coverage: ESPN+
  • Miami, FL 33199
  • Line: FIU -24.0
  • Over/Under: 52
Attendance: 13,741
10/20/2018 Associated Press

Morgan leads FIU to 36-17 win over Rice

James Morgan passed for 229 yards and two touchdowns, Maurice Alexander raced 51 yards for a score and Jose Borregales kicked three field goals as Florida International breezed to a 36-17 victory over Rice in Conference USA action on Saturday night.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Rice737017
Florida Intl016101036
first QuarterRICEFIU
TD
7:40
Evan Marshman 7 Yd Run (Jack Fox Kick)
12 plays, 75 yards, 7:20
70
second QuarterRICEFIU
FG
12:32
Jose Borregales 32 Yd Field Goal
14 plays, 67 yards, 6:37
73
TD
7:37
Maurice Alexander 51 Yd Run (Jose Borregales Kick)
6 plays, 79 yards, 2:47
710
play
FIU jumps ahead with 51-yard TD run (0:42)

WR Maurice Alexander takes the jet sweep and gets to the outside, charging all the way down the sideline and making it 10-7 Golden Panthers. (0:42)

TD
4:28
Austin Maloney 33 Yd pass from James Morgan (Jose Borregales PAT failed)
3 plays, 34 yards, 0:59
716
play
FIU extends lead with 33-yard TD pass (0:38)

QB James Morgan drops a dime to WR Austin Maloney, who brings it in and crosses the goal-line to make it 16-7 Golden Panthers. (0:38)

FG
0:00
Haden Tobola 47 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 46 yards, 4:28
1016
third QuarterRICEFIU
FG
11:05
Jose Borregales 38 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 54 yards, 3:55
1019
TD
3:30
Shemar Thornton 29 Yd pass from James Morgan (Jose Borregales Kick)
7 plays, 87 yards, 4:13
1026
play
FIU QB throws strike for 29-yard TD (0:37)

QB James Morgan puts one in the perfect spot for WR Shemar Thornton, who makes the grab in the end zone and makes it 26-10 Golden Panthers. (0:37)

TD
0:16
Evan Marshman 22 Yd Run (Jack Fox Kick)
7 plays, 75 yards, 3:14
1726
play
Rice QB runs for 2nd TD of game (0:33)

Evan Marshman hurdles a defender and dives for the pylon for a 22-yard touchdown run, cutting the FIU lead to 26-17. (0:33)

fourth QuarterRICEFIU
TD
9:45
James Morgan 4 Yd Run (Jose Borregales Kick)
11 plays, 75 yards, 5:31
1733
FG
5:11
Jose Borregales 47 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 31 yards, 4:28
1736

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