Highlights and Numbers - Old Dominion 31 UTEP 21

UTEP led into the second quarter before the Monarch outscored the Miners 21-6 for a 10 point win in Norfolk. 

Starting quarterback threw three touchdown passes with two interceptions. The Miners had no answer for ODU quarterback David Washington. UTEP’s rushing attack failed the Miners, averaging 3.7 yards per carry. 

UTEP will close out its home portion of the 2015 schedule against LA Tech before traveling to North Texas.

Blurbs and Notes:

  • “Old Dominion did a good job in the second half of shutting down our offense and forced a lot of three-and-outs. That put us in a tough spot and we were playing catch up from there on.” UTEP Head Coach Sean Kugler
  • “We were a bit inconsistent, had some drops and other times we had guys open but got sacked.” Sean Kugler
  • Mack Leftwich tied his career high with three touchdown passes. 
  • The UTEP offensive line allowed a sack for the rest time since Oct. 24. 
  • Old Dominion tallied 441 yards of total offense to UTEP’s 305 yards.

First Half Possessions

  3. Punt
  4. Punt

4.74 Yards Per Play

Second Half Possessions

  1. Punt
  2. Punt
  3. Punt
  4. Punt
  5. Punt
  6. Interception
  8. Interception

4.09 Yards Per Play, 2 Turnovers

Posted on November 16, 2015 and filed under Southwest Round-Up.