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USC-FAU scoring summary

First quarter

Play: Brian Maddox ran around the right end from 3 yards out.

Drive: 4 plays, 77 yards, 1:21.

Key play: Moe Brown ran for 50 yards on the first offensive play. That moves the ball from the USC 23-yard line to the FAU 27-yard line.


Play: USC's Spencer Lanning kicks a 41-yard field goal, a career long.

Drive: 9 plays, 68 yards, 4:02.

Key play: USC running back Kenny Miles makes his long debut. He gains 13 yards on his second carry and finishes the drive with 56 yards on five carries.


Play: FAU's Ross Gornall kicks a 37-yard field goal.

Drive: 11 plays, 61 yards, 5:21

Key play: On third-and-12 from the USC 20-yard line, Eric Norwood hits Rusty Smith as he is releasing the ball, resulting in the only incomplete pass of the drive. Gornall kicks the field on the next play.


Second quarter

Play: Stephen Garcia scrambles away from the pocket and runs 15 yards and glides in near the pylon on the visiting sideline.

Drive: 9 plays, 60 yards, 4:16

Key play: On third-and-six from the FAU 27-yard line, Stephen Garcia is tackled after a two-yard run but the Owls are flagged for defensive holding. Garcia scores on the next play.


Play: FAU's Chris Bonner caught a 23-yard scoring pass from Rusty Smith. He beat Chris Culliver on an out pattern and made Akeem Auguste miss a tackle for the score.

Drive: 10 plays, 57 yards, 4:25

Key play: USC takes defensive starters Eric Norwood and Cliff Matthews off the kickoff team and Tavious Polo returns the kick 38 yards to the FAU 43-yard line.


Play: Jamari Grant caught a 3-yard pass from Rusty Smith on second-and-goal.

Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 2:20

Key play: Darian Stewart misses a near certain interception and Jason Harmon catches it for a 22-yard gain to give FAU the ball at the USC 42-yard line.


Third Quarter

Play: Maddox takes a toss sweep around the right end from 2 yards out.

Drive: 3 plays, 38 yards, 1:02.

Key play: On the first play after a Stephon Gilmore interception, Garcia connected with Tori Gurly on a 35-yard fade route to move the ball to the FAU 3-yard line.


Play: Maddox catches a pass from Garcia in the left flats and runs it in from 6 yards out for his third score.

Drive: 4 plays, 90 yards, 1:56.

Key play: Jarvis Giles opens the drive with a 38-yard scamper to move the ball to midfield before Garcia connects with Gurly on a 44-yard pass play to move the ball to the FAU 8-yard line.


Play: Giles takes an inside handoff and goes in for the score from 12 yards out. It's his first career touchdown.

Drive: 4 plays, 34 yards, 1:57.

Key play: Eric Norwood sets up the drive with a sack and forced fumble that Cliff Matthews recovers at the FAU 34. The sack ties Norwood for the all-time career leader at USC.