Flowers completes go-ahead TD as USF topples Red Raiders in bowl win

Birmingham Bowl Texas Tech vs. South Florida Predictions 12/23/17

Receiving wise, junior wide receiver Keke Coutee had 11 receptions for 187 yards and one touchdown and redshirt freshman wide receiver T.J. Vasher had five receptions for 84 yards and one touchdown. Redshirt freshman defensive back Damarcus Fields recovered the other fumble.

Defensively for USF, junior cornerback Ronnie Hoggins led the team with nine total tackles and eight solo tackles. On the opening drive, Shimonek passed for 42 yards and Stockton had 23 rushing yards in four carries.

Texas Tech (6-7) would reach the end zone for the first time in the final minute of the quarter, as Nic Shimonek connected with Keke Coutee on a five-yard touchdown pass. Shimonek, whose Hail Mary pass to T.J.

South Florida quarterback Quinton Flowers had one more rally left.

The second came on a perfectly time wheel route that got past the Red Raiders' defense. That's in contrast to a Texas Tech unit that ranked No. 99 in the country in total defense, but instead led the Big 12 in turnover margin. Facing fourth and three, the Red Raiders made a decision to go for it, but Shimonek was sacked by Senat for a loss of 10 yards.

However, on third and goal, Shimonek threw an interception that was caught in the end zone by Thomas.

USF tied it up late in the second quarter, after Quinton Flowers hooked up with Tyre McCants on the 21 yard touchdown. Texas Tech outscored USF 14-7 in the third quarter, with a Flowers touchdown pass to Damel Solomon being sandwiched in between a Shimonek scoring throw to Dylan Cantrell and a Tre King four-yard touchdown run.

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Flowers lifted the Bulls (10-2) to a second straight dramatic victory in the bowl game at Legion Field, throwing for a pair of touchdowns in the final 4:26.

Then South Florida marches down the field, but had to settle for a 25 yard field goal by Emilio Nadelman. Both were the best players Texas Tech had on offense against South Florida, and sparked the Red Raiders' offense whenever it stagnated. Shimonek put the Red Raiders up 34-31 with a touchdown pass with 1:31 left to play.

A litany of mistakes hampered the Red Raiders throughout the game in all phases of the special teams.

After Long Beach opened the game with a 3, Colorado State second seven straight to start a 15-2 run.

Flowers' five-yard touchdown run with 9:30 remaining in the game tied the score at 24, with Clayton Hatfield's 33-yard field goal giving Texas Tech a 27-24 lead with 5:02 remaining. Marquez Valdes-Scantling gained 133 yards on three catches. Red Raiders go up 34-31, 1:31 left in the 4th.

Shimonek took Texas Tech across midfield in the final seconds but his desperation pass on the run was well short of the end zone.

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