Scores

Final

Buffalo 17

(1-2, 1-1 away)

UCF 23

(2-1, 0-1 American)

7:30 PM ET, September 19, 2009

Bright House Networks Stadium, Orlando, FL

1 2 3 4 T
BUFF 0 17 0 017
UCF 7 0 10 623

Top Performers

Passing: Z. Maynard (CAL) - 184 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: B. Harvey (UCF) - 25 CAR, 98 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: J. Rack (BUFF) - 5 REC, 76 YDS, 2 TD

UCF 23, Buffalo 17

Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Nick Cattoi kicked a 22-yard field goal with 6:02 remaining to break a tie and Central Florida defeated Buffalo 23-17 on Saturday night.

Cattoi, who's 42-yarder with 1:33 left to play completed the scoring, had three field goals in the second half.

Brynn Harvey added a 4-yard touchdown run in the second half to help the Golden Knights (2-1) rally from a 17-7 halftime deficit.

The Golden Knights had an interception and two fumble recoveries in a second half in which Buffalo had 101 yards.

Brett Hodges was 15 of 20 with 141 yards and Harvey rushed for 98 yards on 25 carries for UCF.

The Bulls (1-2) broke a 7-7 tie when Naaman Roosevelt threw a 34-yard touchdown pass to Jesse Rack on a double reverse.

Buffalo held UCF to just 24 yards in the first half after giving up a 68-yard scoring drive.

SPONSORED HEADLINES

Team Stat Comparison

 
BUFF
UCF
1st Downs2018
Total Yards304311
Passing218141
Rushing86170
Penalties2-246-48
3rd Down Conversions6-169-15
4th Down Conversions1-30-0
Turnovers42
Possession28:1431:46

Passing Leaders

BuffaloC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Maynard22/351845.311
UCFC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hodges15/201417.100

Rushing Leaders

BuffaloCARYDSAVGTDLG
Thermilus12363.007
Nduka9262.9010
UCFCARYDSAVGTDLG
Harvey25983.9213
Hodges13715.5017

Receiving Leaders

BuffaloRECYDSAVGTDLG
Roosevelt9778.6025
Rack57615.2234
UCFRECYDSAVGTDLG
Aiken35317.7039
Newsome6376.2012

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERBUFFUCF
TD04:44Brynn Harvey 2 Yd Run (Nick Cattoi Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERBUFFUCF
TD10:11Jesse Rack 6 Yd Pass From Zach Maynard (A.J. Principe Kick) 77
TD06:51Jesse Rack 34 Yd Pass From Naaman Roosevelt (A.J. Principe Kick) 147
FG00:00A.J. Principe 27 Yd 177
THIRD QUARTERBUFFUCF
TD04:48Brynn Harvey 4 Yd Run (Nick Cattoi Kick) 1714
FG01:19Nick Cattoi 44 Yd 1717
FOURTH QUARTERBUFFUCF
FG06:02Nick Cattoi 22 Yd 1720
FG01:33Nick Cattoi 42 Yd 1723