Georgia State at Houston

Houston 56, Georgia State 0


HOUSTON (AP) - Case Keenum threw for 415 yards and two touchdowns in just two and a half quarters of play, and Houston recorded its first shutout since 1999 in a 56-0 rout of Georgia State on Saturday.

Justin Johnson caught six passes for 83 yards and two touchdowns for the Cougars (4-0), while Bryce Beall rushed for 64 yards and two touchdowns and Michael Hayes had 58 yards rushing and a score.

Keenum, who was 29 for 34 through the air, passed former BYU quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Ty Detmer for third on the NCAA all-time passing yardage list, and passed former Texas Tech quarterback Graham Harrell for third on the NCAA career total offense list.

Drew Little was 11 of 24 for 117 yards, and Travis Evans rushed for 70 yards on 14 carries for Georgia State (1-3), an FCS football program in its second year of existence.

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Scoring Summary
HOUJustin Johnson 18 yd pass from Case Keenum (Matt Hogan kick)
HOUBryce Beall 3 yd run (Matt Hogan kick)
HOUJustin Johnson 9 yd pass from Case Keenum (Matt Hogan kick)
HOUMichael Hayes 2 yd run (Matt Hogan kick)
HOUBryce Beall 4 yd run (Matt Hogan kick)
HOUCharles Sims 7 yd run (Matt Hogan kick)
HOUBraxton Welford 2 yd run (Matt Hogan kick)
HOURonnie Williams 13 yd pass from Cotton Turner (Matt Hogan kick)
Team Stats
First Downs1134
Third Down Efficiency4-1612-15
Fourth Down Efficiency0-10-1
Plays-Net Yards62-24189-732
Passing Yds133561
Kick Return Yds10919
Punt Return Yds024
Time of Poss.31:3128:29
Individual Stats
GAST: Travis Evans 14-70, Kelton Hill 11-33, Parris Lee 5-15, Malcolm Smith 3-3, Drew Little 2--13
HOU: Bryce Beall 7-64, Michael Hayes 9-58, Charles Sims 7-26, Randall Hollimon 4-20, Braxton Welford 4-18, Tyron Carrier 1-6, Cotton Turner 2-0, Team 2--10, Case Keenum 3--11
GAST: Drew Little 11-24-117-1, Kelton Hill 1-3-16-0
HOU: Case Keenum 29-34-415-0, Cotton Turner 10-14-128-0, Crawford Jones 1-2-18-0
GAST: Danny Williams 4-70, Sidney Haynes 2-13, Arthur Williams 1-25, Jordan Giles 1-11, Bo Carter 1-6, Malcolm Smith 1-4, Darren McCray 1-2, Travis Evans 1-2
HOU: Justin Johnson 6-83, DeWayne Peace 6-66, Tyron Carrier 5-90, Patrick Edwards 4-76, Michael Hayes 3-38, E.J. Smith 3-33, Ronnie Williams 3-18, Mark Roberts 2-47, Daniel Spencer 2-39, Charles Sims 2-8, Bryce Beall 1-21, Darian Lazard 1-18, Braxton Welford 1-14, Gino Collins 1-10
Georgia State1st Sun Belt 0-00-0
Houston1st American Athletic West0-00-0

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