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College Football
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Matchup Edge
SOMIS Edge in: MTU
Points/Game
Yards Gained
Yards Allowed
Time of Possession
Penalties
Punting
Fumbles
Southern Mississippi at Middle Tennessee
When: 12:00 PM ET, Saturday, October 4, 2014
Where: Johnny "Red" Floyd Stadium, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are ranked 37 on offense, averaging 473.8 yards per game. The Blue Raiders are averaging 221.8 yards rushing and 252.0 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are ranked 112 on offense, averaging 322.6 yards per game. The Golden Eagles are averaging 87.0 yards rushing and 235.6 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are 2-0 at home this season, 2-0 against conference opponents and 1-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Blue Raiders are averaging 55.5 scoring, and holding teams to 27.0 points scored on defense.
  • The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are 0-2 while on the road this season, 0-1 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Golden Eagles are averaging 6.0 scoring, and holding teams to 50.5 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Southern Mississippi 2-3 L1 16.4 36.4 2-1 0-2 0-2 2-1 0-1
Middle Tennessee 3-2 W1 38.6 30.6 2-0 1-2 0-0 3-0 2-0
Last Meeting
Southern Mississippi Middle Tennessee
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/23/13 MTU 42 SOMIS 21 371 82 289 418 246 172
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Southern Mississippi N. Mullens 57.4 289 3 2
Middle Tennessee L. Kilgore 44.0 172 1 0
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Southern Mississippi J. Richard 11 69 6.3 0
Middle Tennessee S. Tucker 19 103 5.4 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Southern Mississippi M. Triplett 6 101 16.8 0
Middle Tennessee M. Henry 4 53 13.2 0
Touchdowns Player TD
Southern Mississippi K. Hardy 1
Middle Tennessee S. Tucker 2
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Southern Mississippi N. Mullens 55.8 1178 5 5
Middle Tennessee A. Grammer 69.6 1219 5 4
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Southern Mississippi I. Smith 56 177 3.2 0
Middle Tennessee J. Parker 69 303 4.4 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Southern Mississippi C. Martin 24 188 7.8 0
Middle Tennessee M. Henry 23 313 13.6 2
Touchdowns Player TD
Southern Mississippi G. Payne 4
Middle Tennessee S. Tucker 6
Quickchart Matchup
Southern Mississippi Off vs  Middle Tennessee Def
322.6 yards
436.2 yards
3.1 yards/rush
4.5 yards/rush
6.1 yards/attempt
7.1 yards/attempt
Middle Tennessee Off vs  Southern Mississippi Def
473.8 yards
468 yards
4.6 yards/rush
5.6 yards/rush
8.3 yards/attempt
7.5 yards/attempt