Middle Tennessee overwhelms UTEP 48-17
Logan Kilgore threw for 325 yards, completing 19 of 27 passes,
and two touchdowns as Middle Tennessee overwhelmed the University
of Texas at El Paso 48-17 Saturday.
Kilgore, who completed 15 of 21 passes for 226 yards in the
first half, struck quickly, hitting Marcus Henry on a 21-yard
scoring pass at 10:56 in the first quarter.
Jeremiah Bryson, who rushed for 120 yards on 15 carries, scored
from the 10 at the beginning of the second quarter to give Middle
Tennessee (8-4, 6-2 Conference USA) a 24-0 lead. The Blue Raiders
led 34-7 at the half.
Middle Tennessee amassed 629 total yards while limiting UTEP
(2-10, 1-7) to 299.
This was the fifth consecutive win of the season for Middle
Tennessee. They now have back-to-back seasons of eight or more
Nathan Jeffery led the Miners, rushing for 140 yards on 20