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Memphis Tulsa Game Recap in NCAA Football

The win was Memphis’ 50th home win since 2014, joining Clemson, Alabama and Ohio State.

MEMPHIS, Tennessee — Seth Henigan threw a 68-yard touchdown pass to Javon Ivory and Chris Howard kicked four field goals to lead Memphis to a 26-10 win over Tulsa on Thursday night.

The win was Memphis’ 50th home win since 2014, joining Clemson, Alabama and Ohio State.

Howard kicked a 49-yard field goal in the first quarter to put the Tigers at a 10-3 lead and added 31 more yards when time expired in the first half. He connected from 44 yards in the final minute of the third quarter and added a 32-yard kick with 32 seconds left in the game.

Memphis lost possession on the first possession and Tulsa turned it into a 24-yard field goal from Zack Long to open up a 3-0 lead, but the Tigers went 23 straight and opened up a 23-3 lead on fourth bedroom.

Braylon Braxton put Tulsa in the end zone with a 13-yard pass to Keylon Stokes with less than six minutes left in the game.

Henigan had 20-34 for 262 yards and a touchdown to lead Memphis (5-5, 3-4 American Athletic Association), who managed just 79 yards on 39 carries.

Two quarterbacks combined 17 of 37 passes for 176 yards and Tulsa (3-7, 1-5) had just 31 yards on 23 carries.

The game was stopped several times because field fights and Memphis had a player ejected with 1:16 left in the game after punching a Tulsa player after a play was killed.

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