NCAA Game Summary - U-A-B at Mississippi|
(Saturday, October 17th)
Final Score: Mississippi 48, UAB 13
Oxford, MS (Sports Network) - The Ole Miss Rebels scored 41 unanswered
points to start the game and cruised to a 48-13 non-conference win over the
UAB Blazers at Vaught-Hemmingway Stadium.
Jevan Snead threw for 240 yards and three touchdowns and Rodney Scott ran for
two scores as the Rebels (4-2) prevailed in the firs-ever meeting between the
two schools on the gridiron.
Joe Webb ran for 121 yards and a touchdown for the Blazers (2-4)
The Rebels got off to a fast start when Jesse Grandy returned the opening
kickoff 88 yards for a touchdown.
Snead found Lionel Breaux with a 20-yard scoring pass early in the second
quarter, before Scott added a pair of scores on runs of one and 25 yards four
minutes apart to give the Rebels a 27-0 halftime lead.
Snead found Markeith Summers with a 65-yard touchdown pass early in the third
quarter to make it a 34-0 game. He followed up late in the period with a two-
yard scoring pass to Andy Hartmann.
Joe Webb got UAB on the scoreboard with a three-yard run early in the fourth
The Rebels extended their lead five minutes later when Andrew Harris caught a
22-yard touchdown pass from Nathan Stanley.
Josh Zahn booted a 43-yard field goal for the Blazers midway through the
final period, then added a 34-yard boot as time expired.
Ole Miss generated 501 yards of total offense, compared to 351 yards for the
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