Drive chart: Boise State 60, Southern Miss 7

September 29, 2013 

First quarter

BSU — Shane Williams-Rhodes 10 run (Dan Goodale kick), 4:53. Key plays: Tailback Aaron Baltazar broke a 24-yard run and wide receiver Matt Miller made a 20-yard grab on a back-shoulder fade. On the TD, the line stood around pointing right, quarterback Joe Southwick took the snap and Southwick handed the ball to Williams-Rhodes from behind and ran right. Williams-Rhodes ran left to the surprise of the Golden Eagles. Drive: 5 plays, 68 yards, 1:06. Boise State 7, Southern Miss 0

Second quarter BSU — Goodale 33 field goal, 14:21. Key plays: Southwick hit Miller, who was wide open and made a nice cut to get into the open field. Miller might have scored but he stumbled and fell for a 43-yard gain. A sack killed the drive. Drive: 8 plays, 64 yards, 3:17. Boise State 10, Southern Miss 0

USM — Marquise Ricard 5 pass from Allan Bridgford (Corey Acosta kick), 12:25. Key play: Backup quarterback Grant Hedrick entered for the first drive of the second quarter and fumbled the snap on the first play. Drive: 2 plays, 8 yards, :32. Boise State 10, Southern Miss 7

BSU — Geraldo Boldewijn 42 pass from Southwick (Goodale kick), 10:10. Key plays: The Broncos worked out of second-and-17 with a 10-yard catch by Miller, an offside penalty and a 5-yard run by Jay Ajayi. Drive: 7 plays, 80 yards, 2:15. Boise State 17, Southern Miss 7

BSU — Williams-Rhodes 14 pass from Southwick (Goodale kick), 3:52. Key plays: Defensive end Demarcus Lawrence blocked a field goal and cornerback Donte Deayon returned the ball to the Southern Miss 27-yard line. The TD came on a third-down scramble by Southwick. Williams-Rhodes made a diving catch that held up on replay review. Drive: 4 plays, 27 yards, 1:36. Boise State 24, Southern Miss 7

BSU — Ajayi 4 run (Goodale kick failed), 1:09. Key plays: Boldewijn made a terrific, leaping catch on a 50/50 ball for 52 yards on the opening play. Ajayi drove through a couple tacklers on third-and-2 for the TD. Drive: 6 plays, 80 yards, 1:03. Boise State 30, Southern Miss 7

Third quarter

BSU — Miller 18 pass from Southwick (Goodale kick), 10:10. Key plays: Ajayi opened with a 22-yard run. A face mask pushed the ball to the 13 and the touchdown came on a Southwick scramble on third-and-15 at the 18. Drive: 9 plays, 71 yards, 3:35. Boise State 37, Southern Miss 7

BSU — Goodale 26 field goal, 5:50. Key plays: Hedrick ran for 13 and 11 yards and tossed a 12-yard pass to Troy Ware. Drive: 11 plays, 48 yards, 3:38. Boise State 40, Southern Miss 7

BSU — Hedrick 2 run (Goodale kick), 3:11. Key plays: Williams-Rhodes returned a punt 39 yards and made a 16-yard catch. Drive: 4 plays, 32 yards, :39. Boise State 47, Southern Miss 7

Fourth quarter

BSU — Jack Fields 6 run (Goodale kick), 12:45. Key plays: Fields ran on all but one play — a 17-yard pass from Hedrick to tight end Jake Hardee. Drive: 8 plays, 40 yards, 3:34. Boise State 54, Southern Miss 7

BSU — Charles Bertoli 7 run (Goodale kick blocked), 3:22. Key plays: Southern Miss fumbled Boise State’s punt. Fields rushed for 13 yards, then Bertoli carried on four straight plays. Drive: 5 plays, 37 yards, 2:29. Boise State 60, Southern Miss 7

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