Minnesota 14, Houston 7

Box Score (Final) Minnesota vs HOUSTON (Sep 12, 1998 at Houston, Texas)

Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 Score ----------------- -- -- -- -- ----- Minnesota........... 14 0 0 0 - 14 Record: (2-0) HOUSTON............. 0 7 0 0 - 7 Record: (0-2)

Scoring Summary:

1st 10:10 MN - Luke Leverson 42 yd pass from Billy Cockerham (Adam Bailey kick), , MN 7 - HOU 0 00:00 MN - Ron Johnson 41 yd pass from Billy Cockerham (Adam Bailey kick), , MN 14 - HOU 0 2nd 06:02 HOU - SANFORD, Ketric 2 yd run (WADDELL, Mike kick), , MN 14 - HOU 7

MN HOU FIRST DOWNS................... 10 17 RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............ 31-33 34-66 PASSING YDS (NET)............. 186 190 Passes Att-Comp-Int........... 30-15-0 37-20-1 TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS..... 61-219 71-256 Fumble Returns-Yards.......... 0-0 0-0 Punt Returns-Yards............ 4-0 5-22 Kickoff Returns-Yards......... 1-9 2-31 Interception Returns-Yards.... 1-0 0-0 Punts (Number-Avg)............ 11-35.2 8-34.6 Fumbles-Lost.................. 1-1 4-3 Penalties-Yards............... 13-131 5-64 Possession Time............... 32:42 27:18 Sacks By: Number-Yards........ 1-8 5-28

RUSHING: Minnesota-Thomas Hamner 19-40, Billy Cockerham 12-minus 7. HOUSTON-SANFORD, Ketric 27-71, INNISS, Vaughn 5-5, McKINLEY, Jason 2-minus 10.

PASSING: Minnesota-Billy Cockerham 15-30-0-186. HOUSTON-McKINLEY, Jason 20-37-1-190.

RECEIVING: Minnesota-Luke Leverson 6-112, Ron Johnson 6-66, Thomas Hamner 2-4, Jermaine Mays 1-4. HOUSTON-JAMES, Jerrian 5-57, SANFORD, Ketric 4-25, IGLESIAS, O. 4-23, REGIMBALD, S. 3-59, INNISS, Vaughn 2-11, SPENCER, H. 1-12, WILLIAMS, K. 1-3.

INTERCEPTIONS: Minnesota-W. Middlebrooks 1-0. HOUSTON-None.

Stadium: Robertson Stadium Attendance: 17540 Kickoff time: 7:00 pm End of Game: 10:16 pm Total elapsed time: 3:16 Officials: Referee: LEMONNIER, B; Umpire: BRITT, Carl; Linesman: GOETTEL, D.; Line judge: HOFMANN, Tom; Back judge: CANNON, M.; Field judge: SCHIERLING,D; Side judge: PERRAULT, T.; Scorer: WILKINSON, T; Temperature: 81 Wind: SSW 9 Weather: Cloudy, 82% humidity

Minnesota vs HOUSTON (Sep 12, 1998 at Houston, Texas)

SACKS (UA-A): Minnesota-John Schlecht 1-0. HOUSTON-DeROUSELLE, M. 1-1, BELLI, A. 0-1, LIGHT, T.J. 1-0, HAIRSTON, Sam 1-0, MALONE, Micah 1-0.

TACKLES (UA-A): Minnesota-Tyrone Carter 12-4, Sean Hoffman 5-3, Craig Scruggs 6-1, Antoine Richard 2-5, W. Middlebrooks 6-0, Parc Williams 4-2, Trevis Graham 3-2, Keith Dimmy 3-1, Curtese Poole 3-1, Jon Michals 3-1, Mike Harden 3-1, Ben Mezera 3-0, John Schlecht 2-1, Dyron Russ 2-0, Luke Braaten 1-1, Derek Rackley 1-0, Billy Cockerham 0-1. HOUSTON-FIELDS, W. 6-1, DeROUSELLE, M. 4-3, WILLIAMS, David 5-1, HILL, Kenny 4-0, MALONE, Micah 3-1, MAXON, Jeremy 3-1, OWENS, P. 3-0, BELLI, A. 1-2, GISSENDANNER,A. 0-3, FREEMAN, Brian 2-0, HAMPTON, Louis 1-1, HAIRSTON, Sam 1-0, LIGHT, T.J. 1-0, KNEPPER, Mike 0-1, ROGERS, Wayne 0-1, JAMES, Mike 0-1.