East Carolina 35, Memphis 17

Dominique Davis threw for 307 yards and three touchdowns and

East Carolina rallied to defeat Memphis 35-17 on Saturday


Davis completed 28 of 37 passes, and the Pirates (2-4, 2-1

Conference USA) snapped a two-game losing streak. He also added a

1-yard scoring run in the fourth quarter.

East Carolina finished with 524 yards of total offense,

including 367 through the air.

For Memphis (1-6, 0-3), the woes continued as the Tigers were

held to 233 yards of total offense and 56 on the ground, while

dropping their fourth straight.

Davis completed a pair of 12-yard scoring passes, and a

58-yarder to Justin Hardy. Torrance Hunt added 98 yards and a

touchdown on 16 carries for the Pirates.

Memphis scored its first touchdown on Martin Ifedi’s 1-yard

fumble return. Taylor Reed hit Tannar Rehrer on an 8-yard TD with

just over 5 minutes left for Memphis’ other touchdown.