South Florida at Ball State

Ball St. 31, South Florida 27


MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) - Keith Wenning connected with Willie Snead for a 19-yard touchdown pass with 1:02 left as Ball State rallied to beat South Florida 31-27 on Saturday.

Snead, who finished with 11 catches for 135 yards, caught the winner in the back corner of the end zone for the Cardinals (3-1).

Ball State's Eric Patterson picked off South Florida's B.J. Daniels at the 10-yard line as time expired to seal the win.

Wenning was 24 of 36 for 244 yards passing with two touchdowns. Jahwan Edwards ran 98 yards on 16 carries and a touchdown for the Cardinals, who won their second straight game after being down late. Ball State beat Indiana, 41-39, on a field goal as time expired last week.

South Florida (2-2) lost its second in a row despite Daniels' efforts. He threw three TD passes and led the Bulls in rushing with 75 yards.

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Scoring Summary
SFLAMaikon Bonani 42 yd FG
BALLSTSteven Schott 39 yd FG
BALLSTJahwan Edwards 3 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
SFLALindsey Lamar 15 yd pass from B.J. Daniels (blocked XP)
BALLSTKeith Wenning 1 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
SFLAMaikon Bonani 27 yd FG
BALLSTJamill Smith 5 yd pass from Keith Wenning (Steven Schott kick)
SFLAAndre Davis 15 yd pass from B.J. Daniels (Maikon Bonani kick)
SFLALindsey Lamar 29 yd pass from B.J. Daniels (DEMETRIS MURRAY 2pt run)
BALLSTWillie Snead 19 yd pass from Keith Wenning (Steven Schott kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2727
Third Down Efficiency11-168-13
Fourth Down Efficiency1-11-1
Plays-Net Yards75-51871-413
Passing Yds312244
Kick Return Yds39103
Punt Return Yds00
Time of Poss.30:729:53
Individual Stats
SFLA: B.J. Daniels 14-75, Demetris Murray 18-65, Lindsey Lamar 11-55, Terrence Mitchell 1-9, Marcus Shaw 1-2
BALLST: Jahwan Edwards 16-98, Horactio Banks 10-42, Keith Wenning 4-16, Barrington Scott 4-12, Jamill Smith 1-1
SFLA: B.J. Daniels 19-30-312-2
BALLST: Keith Wenning 24-36-244-0
SFLA: Terrence Mitchell 6-99, Lindsey Lamar 5-80, Demetris Murray 2-49, Andre Davis 2-21, D'vario Montgomery 1-25, Derrick Hopkins 1-18, Evan Landi 1-10, Deonte Welch 1-10
BALLST: Willie Snead 11-135, Jamill Smith 7-74, Zane Fakes 2-11, Chris Shillings 1-10, Jahwan Edwards 1-7, David Schneider 1-4, Connor Ryan 1-3
South Florida1st American Athletic East7-111-2
Ball State6th Mid American West1-74-8

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