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East Carolina Pirates (4-8)


Sat. 11/9 Sat. 11/23 Sat. 11/30
@ SMU
L 51-59
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@ UConn
W 31-24
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vs. Tulsa
L 24-49
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Smith’s 5 passing TDs sends Tulsa to win over E. Carolina

GREENEVILLE, N.C. (AP) Zach Smith threw a career-high five touchdown passes, Shamari Brooks ran for a career-high 202 yards and Tulsa beat East Carolina 49-24 on Saturday.

Brooks, a junior, finished the season with 1,086 yards rushing.

The Pirates led for 36 seconds when Jake Verity kicked a 51-yard field goal with 1:42 left in the first quarter. With 66 seconds left in the first, Smith threw a 66-yard touchdown pass to Sam Crawford Jr. Smith followed with two more TD passes, one to Keylon Stokes for 29 yards and the other to Keenen Johnson for 4 yards and the Golden Hurricane (4-8, 2-6 American Athletic Conference) led 21-3 at intermission. T.K. Wilkerson's 10-yard scoring run 3 1/2 minutes into the third made it 28-3.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: H. Ahlers3387
Passing TDs: H. Ahlers21
Rushing Yards: D. Mauney446
Rushing TDs: H. Ahlers6
Receiving Yards: C. Johnson908
Receiving TDs: T. Snead5
Interceptions: J. McMillian3
Schedule 2019
Date Opponent Result / Time
8/31 at North Carolina State L 6 - 34
9/7 vs. Gardner-Webb W 48 - 9
9/14 at Navy L 10 - 42
9/21 vs. William & Mary W 19 - 7
9/28 at Old Dominion W 24 - 21
10/3 vs. Temple L 17 - 27
10/19 at UCF L 28 - 41
10/26 vs. South Florida L 20 - 45
11/2 vs. 17 Cincinnati L 43 - 46
11/9 at 25 SMU L 51 - 59
11/23 at Connecticut W 31 - 24
11/30 vs. Tulsa L 24 - 49
American Athletic Conference
East
  Conference Overall
20 Cincinnati 7-1 10-2
UCF 6-2 9-3
Temple 5-3 8-4
South Florida 2-6 4-8
East Carolina 1-7 4-8
Connecticut 0-8 2-10
West
  Conference Overall
17 Memphis 7-1 11-1
24 Navy 7-1 9-2
Southern Methodist 6-2 10-2
Tulane 3-5 6-6
Houston 2-6 4-8
Tulsa 2-6 4-8
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 5162 (45)
Passing Yards: 3466 (21)
Rushing Yards: 1696 (93)
Points per game: 26.8 (81)
Yards per game: 430.2 (46)
Touchdowns: 34 (95)
Field Goals: 24 (6)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 5632 (118)
Passing Yards: 3139 (107)
Rushing Yards: 2493 (111)
Points per game: 33.7 (110)
Yards per game: 469.3 (118)
Touchdowns: 52 (115)
Field Goals: 10 (32)
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