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Southern Miss Golden Eagles (3-7)


Fri. 11/27 Fri. 12/4 Thu. 12/10
@ UAB
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@ UTEP
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vs. FlaAtl
W 45-31
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Lowe, Harrell help Southern Miss beat Florida Atlantic 45-31

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) Trey Lowe threw two touchdown passes and ran for a score, Camron Harrell returned a kickoff 100 yards for a TD, and Southern Miss beat Florida Atlantic 45-31 on Thursday night in the season finale for both teams.

FAU (5-3, 4-2 Conference USA), the conference champion last season, was eliminated from contention for the 2020 title. The Owls, who went into the game ranked No. 3 nationally in scoring defense (12.4), allowed more than 20 points for the first time this season.

Lowe was 13-of-19 passing for 209 yards with an interception and added 70 yards rushing and a score on 16 carries. Freshman Frank Gore Jr. had 111 yards rushing, including a 73-yard touchdown in the first quarter, for Southern Miss (3-7, 2-4).

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Leaders
Passing Yards: J. Abraham1224
Passing TDs: J. Abraham7
Rushing Yards: F. Gore Jr.708
Rushing TDs: K. Perkins7
Receiving Yards: J. Brownlee610
Receiving TDs: J. Brownlee5
Interceptions: T. Barnes1
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 vs. South Alabama L 21 - 32
9/19 vs. Louisiana Tech L 30 - 31
9/26 vs. Tulane L 24 - 66
10/3 at North Texas W 41 - 31
10/24 at Liberty L 35 - 56
10/31 vs. Rice L 6 - 30
11/7 vs. North Alabama W 24 - 13
11/14 at Western Kentucky L 7 - 10
11/21 vs. UTSA L 20 - 23
11/27 at UAB Postponed
12/4 at UTEP Postponed
12/10 vs. Florida Atlantic W 45 - 31
Conference USA
East
  Conference Overall
Marshall 4-1 7-3
Florida Atlantic 4-2 5-4
Western Kentucky 4-3 5-7
Charlotte 2-2 2-4
Old Dominion 0-0 0-0
Middle Tennessee 2-4 3-6
Florida International 0-3 0-5
West
  Conference Overall
UAB 3-1 6-3
Texas-San Antonio 5-2 7-5
Louisiana Tech 4-2 5-5
North Texas 3-4 4-6
Rice 2-3 2-3
Southern Miss 2-4 3-7
UTEP 0-4 3-5
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 3720 (55)
Passing Yards: 2130 (53)
Rushing Yards: 1590 (49)
Points per game: 25.3 (88)
Yards per game: 372.0 (84)
Touchdowns: 30 (58)
Field Goals: 12 (43)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4017 (80)
Passing Yards: 2208 (74)
Rushing Yards: 1809 (95)
Points per game: 32.3 (86)
Yards per game: 401.7 (60)
Touchdowns: 41 (109)
Field Goals: 10 (73)
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