Clear63° WeatherClear63° Weather

Murray's touchdowns help lift Knights to win

ORLANDO — Latavius Murray ran for touchdowns of 10 and 4 yards in overtime, then safety Kemal Ishmael's interception gave Central Florida a 38-31 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday.

It was the first overtime victory in school history.

UCF quarterback Blake Bortles ran for two touchdowns and threw for 259 yards, and Storm Johnson ran for 85 yards and a touchdown in regulation.

Southern Miss' Corey Acosta made a 27-yard field goal with 13 seconds left in regulation to force overtime. Freshman quarterback Anthony Alford ran for a 2-yard touchdown in the first overtime before throwing the game-ending interception.

Murray's touchdowns help lift Knights to win 10/14/12 [Last modified: Sunday, October 14, 2012 1:27am]

© 2014 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...