NCAA Game Summary - Tulsa at Iowa State|
(Saturday, September 1st)
Final Score: Iowa State 38, Tulsa 23
Ames, IA (Sports Network) - Shontrelle Johnson tallied a career-high 120
rushing yards as the Iowa State Cyclones took care of business against the
Tulsa Golden Hurricane, 38-23, at Jack Trice Stadium.
Steele Jantz completed 32-of-45 passes for 281 yards and added three total
touchdowns for the Cyclones (1-0). Josh Lenz finished with eight receptions
for 96 yards and a score.
Cody Green threw for 198 yards and two touchdowns but also tossed two
interceptions for Tulsa (0-1). Trey Watts gained 125 yards on the ground and
Bryan Burnham led all receivers in catches with nine.
ISU got off to a 7-0 lead midway through the first quarter when Jantz
connected on a 43-yard touchdown strike to Lenz.
After pinning the Cyclones deep in their own territory, Tulsa recorded a
safety to get on the scoreboard, 7-2.
The Golden Hurricane took a 10-7 lead on the ensuing drive thanks a one-yard
touchdown run from Ja'Terian Douglas and a successful two-point conversion
Just before the close of the first quarter, Green hooked up with Thomas
Roberson on a six-yard touchdown pass to extend Tulsa's lead, though the extra
point was blocked.
Jantz ran in a five-yard touchdown with 11:55 left in the second quarter to
bring the Cyclones to within two, 16-14.
Following a Tulsa three-and-out, ISU regained the lead on a seven-yard
touchdown reception by Ernst Brun from Jantz.
Edwin Arceo added a 30-yard field goal just before the half to extend the
Cyclones' lead to 24-16.
The Cyclones added to their advantage at the 5:08 mark of the third quarter on
a six-yard touchdown run by James White.
Tulsa brought its deficit back to one score, 31-23, following a four-yard
touchdown catch by Keyarris Garrett from Green with under 10 minutes to play
in the game.
ISU put the game out of reach late in the fourth quarter with a five-yard
touchdown run by Johnson.
Both teams gained 160 yards on the ground, though Tulsa fumbled the ball four
times and lost possession once.
09/01 20:36:59 ET