Scores

Final

Fort Lewis 0

Southern Utah 49

(2-0, 1-0 home)

8:05 PM ET, September 7, 2013

Eccles Coliseum, Cedar City, UT

1 2 3 4 T
FOR 0 0 0 00
SUU 21 21 7 049

Top Performers

Passing: A. Cantu (SUU) - 136 YDS, 4 TD

Rushing: M. Brown (SUU) - 12 CAR, 58 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: A. Norris (SUU) - 2 REC, 27 YDS, 2 TD

So. Utah routs Fort Lewis 49-0 with big first half

Associated Press

CEDAR CITY, Utah -- Aaron Cantu threw four touchdown passes and the Southern Utah defense forced six first-half turnovers in a 49-0 victory over Fort Lewis on Saturday night

Cantu completed 15 of 16 passes for 136 yards with two touchdown passes to Anthony Norris. Southern Utah added 232 yards on the ground to a balance the attack. The Thunderbird offense didn't turn the ball over and made the most of the opportunities, scoring on all but one possession in the first half.

Southern Utah's defense was dominant, forcing a total seven total turnovers. Matt Holley had a 19-yard fumble return for a touchdown in the first quarter. Miles Killebrew returned one fumble 89 yards for a touchdown, also in the first quarter. Chad Hansen led the Southern Utah defense with eight tackles.

The Thunderbirds (2-0) limited the Skyhawks (0-1) to 214 yards of offense, and just 48 on the ground.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FOR
SUU
1st Downs1323
Total Yards214344
Passing166136
Rushing48208
Penalties3-294-30
3rd Down Conversions3-118-13
4th Down Conversions0-01-1
Turnovers70
Possession22:1637:44

Passing Leaders

Fort LewisC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Doyle18/291665.702
Southern UtahC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Cantu15/161368.540

Rushing Leaders

Fort LewisCARYDSAVGTDLG
Wesley10282.8018
Doyle8222.8029
Southern UtahCARYDSAVGTDLG
Sharp10676.7013
Brown12584.8126

Receiving Leaders

Fort LewisRECYDSAVGTDLG
Anderson44210.5018
Holt5418.2012
Southern UtahRECYDSAVGTDLG
McNabb5397.8010
Moala33411.3018

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERFORSUU
TD08:38Toa Afatasi 4 Yd Pass From Aaron Cantu (Colton Cook Kick) 07
TD04:13Matt Holley 19 Yd Fumble Return (Colton Cook Kick) 014
TD00:00Miles Killebrew 89 Yd Fumble Return (Colton Cook Kick) 021
SECOND QUARTERFORSUU
TD06:22Anthony Norris 8 Yd Pass From Aaron Cantu (Colton Cook Kick) 028
TD06:07Anthony Norris 19 Yd Pass From Aaron Cantu (Colton Cook Kick) 035
TD02:54Easton Pedersen 6 Yd Pass From Aaron Cantu (Colton Cook Kick) 042
THIRD QUARTERFORSUU
TD09:56Malik Brown 5 Yd Run (Colton Cook Kick) 049