Tigers Bury Chattanooga, 43-10
Sept 8, 2001
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Travis Anglin rushed for two touchdowns and passed for two more scores, leading Memphis to a 43-10 victory over Chattanooga on Saturday night.
Anglin scored on runs of 2 and 15 yards and threw touchdown passes of 12 and 26 yards for the Tigers (1-1). He finished with 145 yards passing and 78 yards rushing.
Memphis running back Dante Brown rushed for 158 yards on 18 carries. He scored on a 5-yard run and grabbed a 26-yard TD pass from Anglin.
Anglin also hit Tripp Higgins with a 12-yard scoring pass.
Memphis also picked up a safety when linebacker Coot Terry tackled Chattanooga's Charles MacNeill in the end zone.
Memphis piled up 443 yards of total offense, while Chattanooga (1-1) managed just 30 yards on the ground and 231 total yards.
Chattanooga's only touchdown came late in the second quarter when Jason Ball scored on a 1-yard run. Ball finished with 24 yards rushing.
Ben Thompson kicked a 34-yard field goal for Chattanooga.