Football Postgame Notes - SMU vs. Temple - Oct. 26, 2013

Go smu!
Go smu!

Go smu!

Oct. 26, 2013

Recap |  Final Stats

SMU 59, Temple 49
SMU (3-4, 2-1 American), Temple (1-7, 0-4 American)
Gerald J. Ford Stadium
Dallas, Texas
SMU Homecoming

NEXT GAME:
SMU is off on Nov. 2, then at Cincinnati on Nov. 9 - TBD
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TEAM NOTES & SMU GAME RECORDS
- Captains: Beau Barnes (#94, DE), Garrett Gilbert (#11, QB), Ben Gottschalk (#72, OL), Randall Joyner (#5, LB), Jordan Miller (#57, LB)

SMU Team Records
- 728 yards total offense (was 636 vs. TCU 9/28/1985)
- 538 passing yards (was 484 vs. Rutgers 10/5/2013)
- 34 first downs (was 32 vs. Rice 11/11/1978)
- 24 passing first downs (was 23 at Washington State 9/19/2009 and vs. North Texas 10/28/1989)
- Additional 2013 season highs
   o 59 points (was 52 vs. Rutgers)
   o 190 rushing yards (was 144 vs. Montana State)
   o 186 kickoff return yards and a 26.6 KOR average
   o 4 sacks (ties vs. Texas Tech and at Memphis)

SMU's 21-point comeback ties for the second-biggest in program history
- SMU trailed 28-7 at 9:16 of the 2nd quarter
- The largest comeback is 25 in a 34-31 win at Baylor 11/22/1975
- Ties for 2nd largest comeback with a 28-21 win at Baylor on 10/14/1978

Garrett Gilbert had a career-high and SMU record 538 passing yards (37-53) with 4 TDs, was 8-97 rushing with 2 TDs
- SMU record and career-high 635 yards of total offense (538 passing/97 rushing) (record was 498 by Gilbert vs. Rutgers 10/5/2013)
- Ranks 7th in a game in NCAA FBS history
- SMU record and career-high 538 passing yards (record was 484 by Gilbert vs. Rutgers 10/5/2013)
- Had 4 passing TDs, ties for 5th at SMU
- 6 TDs responsible for (4 pass/2 run), ties for 2nd at SMU

 

 

Keenan Holman was 10-209 receiving with 3 TDs
- Career-high 3TDs ties for 2nd at SMU
- Career-high 209 receiving yards is 4th at SMU
- 20.9 average per catch is 2nd at SMU (min. 10 receptions)

SMU had two 150-yard receivers for the first time
- Keenan Holman 10-209 & 3TDs, Der'rikkThompson 9-158 & 1 TD

SMU did not allow a sack for the first time since a 34-6 win vs. Southern Miss on 11/10/2012

Deion Sanders, Jr.
- Had a career-long 87-yard kickoff return, the 16th longest at SMU, 2nd longest for a non-TD KOR (was 4-131 KOR)

SMU's record since the start of the 2009 season, SMU is:
- 33-27 (.550)
- 21-9 (.700) at home
- 24-11 (.686) in conference games
- 16-2 (.889) at home in league play

Series
- SMU vs. Temple: 1-0-2

June Jones
- Career record: 110-79
- SMU record: 34-38 (33-27 since the start of 2009)

SMU RECORDS
Garrett Gilbert (#11, QB)
- Was 37-53 for a career-high and SMU record 538 yards passing with 4 TDs; was 8-97 rushing with 2 TDs
- Set SMU record with 1343 passing yards in the past 3 games and 859 passing yards in the past 2 games
- Had his 6th 300-yard game of the season
- 3rd straight 300-yard game ties the SMU record and his career high
- 8th of his career
- 7th of his career at SMU, which is 3rd at SMU
- 6th of the season ties the SMU record
- 4 passing TDs
- 4th straight multi-TD game
- Has 15 on the season, which ties 9th at SMU
- Has 30 for his SMU career, which ties for 89th at SMU
- Has 43 for his career
- 6 TDs responsible for (4 pass/2 rush)
- Has 20 TDs on the season (15 pass/5 rush), which is 7th at SMU
- 538 passing yards
- 2634on the season, which is 9th at SMU (averaging 376.3 per game; entered game 4th in the NCAA)
- 5566 in his SMU career, which is 6th at SMU
- 8867for his career (entered game 9th in NCAA among active players)
- 37 completions
- 245 on the season, which is 7th at SMU (averaging 35.00 per game; entered game 2nd in the NCAA)
- 513 in his SMU career, which is 3rd at SMU
- 818 for his career (entered game 7th in NCAA among active players)
- 635yards of total offense
- 2858 on the season, which is 7th at SMU (averaging 408.3 per game; entered game 4th in the NCAA)
- 6136 in his SMU career, which is 4th at SMU
- 9837 for his career (entered game 9th in NCAA among active players)
- 61 total plays
- 450 for the season
- 1050 in his SMU career
- 1706 for his career (entered game 3rd in NCAA among active players)
- 53 pass attempts
- 382 for the season
- 888 in his SMU career, which is 3rd at SMU
- 1426 for his career (entered game 4th in NCAA among active players)

Keenan Holman (#81, WR)
- Was 10-209 receiving with 3 TDs
- Career-high 3 TDs, tied for 2nd in a game at SMU
- Career-high 209 yards is 4th at SMU
- Tied career high with 10 receptions

Chase Hover (#42, K)
- Was 8-8 on PATs
- 24-25 for the season
- 109-114 for his career, which is 2nd at SMU for PATs made (entered game 26th in NCAA among active players)
- Was 1-1 FGs (21)
- 13-14 on the season
- 39-53for his career, which is 2nd at SMU for FGs made (entered game T-18th in NCAA among active players)
- 11 points (8 PATs, 1 FG)
- now has 226 points in his career, which is 6th at SMU

Jeremy Johnson (#15, WR)
- Preseason All-American Athletic Conference (3rd team), Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Watch List, Biletnikoff Watch List
- Was 2-17 receiving
- Has 64 receptions for the season (9.1 per game, entered the game 2nd in the NCAA)
- Had 17 yards receiving; has 752 yards on the season

INDIVIDUAL NOTES
Kenneth Acker (#21 DB)
- Preseason All-American Athletic Conference (1st team), Thorpe Award Watch List
- Had 3 pass breakups, has 10 on the season
- Had 4 tackles

Garrett Gilbert (#11, QB)
- See SMU Records

Keenan Holman (#81, WR)
- See SMU Records

Chase Hover (#42, K)
- See SMU Records

Jeremy Johnson (#15, WR)
- See SMU Records

Darius Joseph (#18, WR)
- Was 8-85 receiving
- Has 64 receptions on the season (avg of 9.1, entered the game 5th in the NCAA)

Randall Joyner (#5, LB)
- Preseason All-American Athletic Conference (3rd team)
- Had 1 sack, the first of his career, and 1.5 total TFLs
- Had 1 forced fumble, his 3rd of the season and 6th of his career
- Had a team-high 12 tackles (6 solo)

Taylor Lasecki (#52, OL)
- Rimington Award Watch List
- started 19th straight game at center

Prescott Line (#29, RB)
- 6-41 rushing with 1 TD (his 2nd TD of the season)

Stephon Sanders (#23, LB)
- Had 1 sack, has 1.5 for the season and 5.5 for his career
- Had 2 TFLs, has 7 for the season and 18 for his career
- Had 7 tackles
- Had the 1st forced fumble of his career

Deion Sanders, Jr.
- 4-131 on kickoff returns
- Career-long 87-yard kickoff return was the 16th longest at SMU

Jay Scott (#8, FS)
- Tied season-high with 8 tackles
- Had 1 TFL, 3.0 on the season and 5.0 for his career
- Had 1 pass breakup, has 4 in the past 4 games

Traylon Shead (#34, RB)
- Preseason All-American Athletic Conference (3rd team)
- Was 5-23 rushing with 1 TD
- 3 rushing TDs in the past 2 games
- Had 1 reception for 11 yards

Der'rikk Thompson (#7, WR)
- Career highs of 9 receptions and 158 receiving yards with a career-high tying 1 TD
- 1 TD, has 8 for his career