College Football

UT Martin Skyhawks (2-2)


UT Martin burns Tennessee Tech with 2 late TDs, 44-23

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) Two touchdowns - one on special teams and the other on defense - in the closing minute by Tae Martin and Julian Thompson-Clay helped UT Martin complete a 44-23 comeback victory over Tennessee Tech in its Ohio Valley Conference opener on Saturday.

Martin fielded an onside kick and ran it back 43 yards to put the game out of reach with 1:02 on the clock. Thompson-Clay picked off Michael Birdsong and returned it 86 yards as time expired.

The Skyhawks (2-2, 1-0) fell behind when an interception on their first possession led to a Tennessee Tech touchdown and a 6-0 lead when the extra point was blocked.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: T. Cook594
Passing TDs: T. Cook9
Rushing Yards: J. Bowe265
Rushing TDs: J. Bowe4
Receiving Yards: B. Axline214
Receiving TDs: C. Weathers3
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2016
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/1 at Cincinnati L 7 - 28
9/11 at Hawaii L 36 - 41
9/17 vs. Bacone College W 84 - 6
9/24 vs. Tennessee Tech W 44 - 23
10/1 at Tennessee State 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST
10/8 vs. Austin Peay 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST
10/15 at Murray State 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET11:00 GMT7:00 北京时间4:00 MST6:00 EST
10/22 at Georgia State TBA
10/29 vs. Eastern Kentucky 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST
11/5 at Eastern Illinois 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET6:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST1:00 EST
11/12 vs. Southeast Missouri State 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET8:00 GMT4:00 北京时间1:00 MST3:00 EST
11/19 at Jacksonville State 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST
Ohio Valley
  Conference Overall
13 Eastern Illinois 1-0 3-1
Tennessee-Martin 1-0 2-2
Southeast Missouri State 1-0 1-3
Tennessee Tech 1-1 1-3
Tennessee State 0-0 3-0
3 Jacksonville State 0-0 3-1
Eastern Kentucky 0-0 1-2
Murray State 0-1 0-4
Austin Peay 0-2 0-3
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 1454 (40)
Passing Yards: 834 (50)
Rushing Yards: 620 (38)
Points per game: 42.8 (7)
Yards per game: 363.5 (64)
Touchdowns: 19 (7)
Field Goals: 2 (78)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 1274 (47)
Passing Yards: 872 (79)
Rushing Yards: 402 (24)
Points per game: 24.5 (38)
Yards per game: 318.5 (21)
Touchdowns: 12 (61)
Field Goals: 3 (56)
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