Flowers, Mack each run for 2 TDs; USF beats UCF 48-31

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Quinton Flowers and Marlon Mack each ran for two touchdowns and South Florida scored at least 30 points for the 16th-straight game in its 48-31 win over UCF on Saturday.

USF extended the nation's longest active streak of 30-plus point games and tied school single-season records with four road wins and 10 wins overall.

After UCF took a 7-0 lead fewer than two minutes in, USF (10-3, 6-1 American Athletic Conference) scored 24 points in a row and led the rest of the way. Mack scored on runs of 43 and 56 yards, Juwuan Brown returned a fumble 22 yards for a score and Brandon Behr kicked a 33-yard field goal to make it 24-7 with 5:36 left in the half.

Mack had 155 yards rushing and Flowers added 152 — the fifth game this season that pair each had at least 100 yards rushing.

Tre'Quan Smith had 183 yards receiving and two touchdowns — both career highs — including a 72-yard TD from receiver Tristan Payton on a reverse-pass.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment