Scores

Final

UT Martin 31

(3-1, 1-0 OVC)

Austin Peay 6

(0-4, 0-2 OVC)

7:00 PM ET, September 22, 2012

Governors Stadium, CLARKSVILLE, TN

1 2 3 4 T
UTM 7 14 3 731
PEAY 0 3 3 06

Top Performers

Passing: D. Carr (UTM) - 266 YDS, 2 TD, 3 INT

Rushing: W. Kitts (PEAY) - 23 CAR, 118 YDS

Receiving: Q. Sims (UTM) - 7 REC, 86 YDS, 1 TD

UT-Martin 31, Austin Peay 6

Associated Press

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Derek Carr passed for over 200 yards and two touchdowns in the first half as Tennessee-Martin turned an early advantage into a convincing 31-6 win over Austin Peay Saturday night.

The Skyhawks (3-1, 1-0 Ohio Valley Conference) scored first, driving 80 yards in 10 plays in the first quarter and scoring on a 21-yard pass from Carr to Jeremy Butler. Carr struck again in the second quarter, hitting Quentin Sims from 24 yards out to stretch the lead to 14-0. Carr would finish the half with 209 yards on 16-of-26 passing, and amassed 266 yards on 21-of-33 passing for the game.

Tennessee-Martin finished the half up 21-3, and held Austin Peay to 99 yards passing for the game.

Wesley Kitts picked up 118 yards on 23 carries for the Governors (0-4, 0-2), with Stephen Stansell booting a pair of 35-yard field goals.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UTM
PEAY
1st Downs2014
Total Yards384274
Passing26699
Rushing118175
Penalties6-6115-144
3rd Down Conversions5-105-17
4th Down Conversions0-12-2
Turnovers44
Possession25:3334:27

Passing Leaders

Tennessee-MartinC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Carr21/332668.123
Austin PeayC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Ryan9/23994.302

Rushing Leaders

Tennessee-MartinCARYDSAVGTDLG
Barksdale10595.9018
Garland44511.3032
Austin PeayCARYDSAVGTDLG
Kitts231185.1015
Oliver16603.8015

Receiving Leaders

Tennessee-MartinRECYDSAVGTDLG
Butler59018.0133
Sims78612.3124
Austin PeayRECYDSAVGTDLG
Stark56412.8027
Adams33812.7026

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUTMPEAY
TD06:38Jeremy Butler 21 Yd Pass From Derek Carr (Cody Sandlin Kick) 70
SECOND QUARTERUTMPEAY
TD07:02Quentin Sims 24 Yd Pass From Derek Carr (Cody Sandlin Kick) 140
TD03:32DJ McNeil 2 Yd Run (Cody Sandlin Kick) 210
FG00:09Stephen Stansell 35 Yd 213
THIRD QUARTERUTMPEAY
FG08:59Stephen Stansell 35 Yd 216
FG02:19Cody Sandlin 32 Yd 246
FOURTH QUARTERUTMPEAY
TD07:46Fred Flenorl 11 Yd Fumble Return (Jackson Redditt Kick) 316