Cincinnati Bearcats 31 Vanderbilt Commodores 24 | Liberty Bowl Box Score Breakdown
Saturday, Dec 31, 2011, 3:30 PM EST
AutoZone Liberty Bowl - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, Memphis, TN
The numbers that mattered in Cincinnati's 31-24 win over Vanderbilt, from Isaiah Pead's rushing, to Jordan Rodgers' iffy passing, to the best block you saw all day.
Vanderbilt didn't win its bowl game against Cincinnati on Saturday. That doesn't mean that the program isn't headed in the right direction.
When two teams come from different leagues but look similar, what do you base your choice on? Not much.
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|7:34 left: Vanderbilt Touchdown - 7-yard run by Zac Stacy. (Ryan Fowler extra point is good).|
|14:17 left: Cincinnati Touchdown - 69-yard run by George Winn. (Tony Miliano extra point is good).|
|0:12 left: Cincinnati Touchdown - 8-yard pass from Zach Collaros to Anthony McClung. (Tony Miliano extra point is good).|
|3:53 left: Vanderbilt Touchdown - 5-yard run by Jerron Seymour. (Ryan Fowler extra point is good).|
|14:41 left: Cincinnati Field Goal - 44-yarder by Tony Miliano.|
|14:03 left: Vanderbilt Touchdown - 68-yard pass from Larry Smith to Chris Boyd. (Ryan Fowler extra point is good).|
|13:51 left: Cincinnati Touchdown - 90-yard kickoff return by Ralph Abernathy IV. (Tony Miliano extra point is good).|
|1:51 left: Cincinnati Touchdown - 12-yard run by Isaiah Pead. (Tony Miliano extra point is good).|
|0:23 left: Vanderbilt Field Goal - 35-yarder by Ryan Fowler.|
|Time of Possession||30:46||29:14|
|Punt Return Yards||-1||22|