McCormick scores twice, leads UTSA over Southern Miss 23-20

McCormick scores twice, leads UTSA over Southern Miss 23-20
Southern Miss Golden Eagles (Source: Southern Miss)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Sincere McCormick ran for 173 yards and two touchdowns to lead UTSA to a 23-20 victory over Southern Mississippi. It was the first win for the Roadrunners (6-4, 4-2 Conference USA) at Southern Miss (2-7, 1-4).

Trailing 10-9 after halftime, McCormick broke loose on a 69-yard touchdown run and scored from the 1 that gave the Roadrunners a 23-10 lead with 6:30 left in the third quarter.

It was McCormick’s eighth career 100-yard game, and he surpassed 1,000 yards rushing to set a program record. Tate Whatley threw two touchdowns passes for Southern Miss.

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