Colorado State Rams at Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders· NCAA - Football
Fowler-Nicolosi's 2 TD passes and score by defense helps Colorado State beat Middle Tennessee 31-23
Fowler-Nicolosi connected with two 7-yard touchdown passes to Tory Horton, one each in the third and fourth quarters to give Colorado State a 24-17 lead with 11:34 remaining and Kamara scored on the ensuing series two plays later.
But Nicholas Vattiato then drove Middle Tennessee 75 yards in 10 plays, capped by his 10-yard TD pass to Elijah Metcalf that cut the deficit to 31-23 with 6:34 to play.
The Blue Raiders drove to the Colorado State 32 with seven seconds to play. The game ended when Nuer Gatkuoth sacked Vattiato.
Fowler-Nicolosi completed 29 of 42 passes for 36 yards. Dallin Holker had 11 receptions for 112 yards and a touchdown for Colorado State (1-2). Horton finished with 10 catches for 99 yards.
Vattiato was 30-of-41 passing for 274 yards, threw three touchdown passes and added 47 yards on the ground and touchdown run from short yardage for Middle Tennessee (1-2). Holden Willis had nine catches for 118 yards, Metcalf finished with 11 for 95 and each had a touchdown reception.
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- TV Channel: Rams at Blue Raiders 2021 College Football, week 4, is broadcasted on ESPN+.
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|FG||1st Period 9:26||Jordan Noyes 32 Yd Field Goal|
|TD||1st Period 7:09||Holden Willis 49 Yd pass from Nicholas Vattiato (Zeke Rankin Kick)|
|TD||1st Period 5:03||Dallin Holker 24 Yd pass from Giles Pooler (Jordan Noyes Kick)|
|FG||1st Period 0:58||Zeke Rankin 31 Yd Field Goal|
|TD||2nd Period 0:16||Nicholas Vattiato 4 Yd Run (Zeke Rankin Kick)|
|TD||3rd Period 8:20||Tory Horton 7 Yd pass from Brayden Fowler-Nicolosi (Jordan Noyes Kick)|
|TD||4th Period 11:34||Tory Horton 7 Yd pass from Brayden Fowler-Nicolosi (Jordan Noyes Kick)|
|TD||4th Period 11:19||Mohamed Kamara 5 Yd Fumble Return (Jordan Noyes Kick)|
|TD||4th Period 6:34||Elijah Metcalf 10 Yd pass from Nicholas Vattiato (Zeke Rankin PAT blocked)|
|8-15||3rd down efficiency||7-17|
|1-1||4th down efficiency||2-4|
|7.8||Yards per pass||6.8|
|1.7||Yards per rush||3.5|
Location: Murfreesboro, TN
Attendance: 19,806 · Capacity: 30,788