There really is no excuse for a play like that. I’ll have to look at it but I think they did pretty well.

Brothers credited the defensive line for clearing the way and added, “I studied a lot of film”.

“He knew that we could do something special here, and I feel like that’s what maybe you saw a little hint of tonight”, Lock said.

Aarion Penton trapped the defeated punt rising for a 41-yard return back delayed among the third base billet that often turned it 27-3.

The football soared over the Southeast Missouri defense, and the noise at Memorial Stadium increased.

“I’m glad we were able to send everybody home happy”, said Fuente. “Learning from that and bringing some of his own skillset to this offense makes him a great player”.

2009 was the last time a punt was blocked for a Tiger touchdown. But he managed to complete 12 of 22 passes for 181 yards and two touchdowns, staking the Tigers to a 14-0 first quarter lead.

Key stat: Senior kicker Andrew Baggett made a fourth-quarter extra point, giving him 10 points for the game and 302 for his career.

“It was probably one of the better experiences of my life without a doubt and I’m excited for next week”, Lock said.

CLEMSON, S.C. – Deshaun Watson threw for 194 yards and two touchdowns, and Clemson overcame star receiver Mike Williams scary injury. “It’s the same thing with me and James, the next quarterback is one play away from having to come in there and be full-time”. “They all just kept going”.

While all eyes were on Missouri’s intriguing quarterback rotation, Saturday also marked the debut of Pinkel’s newly coordinated defense, with Barry Odom back at his alma mater calling the shots after a three-year run at Memphis.

Missouri misplaced operating again Russell Hansbrough and middle Evan Boehm within the first half with sprained ankles. Hansbrough had his right leg in a cast after the break. He has 23 yards, two carries, and no touchdown runs.

“Hopefully we’re going to get them back”, Pinkel said. “I am interested in measuring how we played across the board”.

Two-time defending SEC East champions get a warmup game against a state school and Southeast Missouri State gets a payday. Mauk threw both of his touchdowns in the first quarter, hooking up with J’Mon Moore for a 27-yard score and Nate Brown for a 23-yarder. “It was targeting, and it cost us”.