Win Probability 100%

CIN
HOU
CIN 100%

CIN

38

HOU

23

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • CIN394
    • 424HOU
  • Turnovers

    • CIN1
    • 5HOU
  • Possession

    CINHOU
    30:2029:40
  • 1st Downs

    • CIN17
    • 16HOU

Game Information

TDECU Stadium
Coverage: ESPN2
TDECU Stadium
  • Houston, TX
  • Line: CIN -9.0
  • Over/Under: 51
Attendance: 25,716
64%
Capacity: 40,000

No. 25 Cincinnati holds off Houston late to win 38-23

Desmond Ridder passed for 263 yards and three touchdowns and No. 25 Cincinnati held off Houston's late surge to beat the Cougars 38-23 on Saturday.

10/12/2019 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
Cincinnati14701738
Houston377623
first QuarterCINHOU
TD
12:44
Desmond Ridder 13 Yd Run (Sam Crosa Kick)
5 plays, 75 yards, 2:16
70
play
Bearcats score easy TD on QB option (0:37)

Cincinnati QB Desmond Ridder fakes the handoff and goes untouched for a 13-yard touchdown. (0:37)

FG
7:24
Dalton Witherspoon 31 Yd Field Goal
4 plays, 6 yards, 1:32
73
TD
7:13
Rashad Medaris 75 Yd pass from Desmond Ridder (Sam Crosa Kick)
1 play, 75 yards, 0:11
143
play
Ridder airs it out for 75-yard Cincinnati TD (0:40)

Desmond Ridder goes deep to a wide-open Rashad Medaris for a 75-yard score. (0:40)

second QuarterCINHOU
TD
11:36
Jeremy Singleton 50 Yd pass from Bryson Smith (Dalton Witherspoon Kick)
6 plays, 66 yards, 3:13
1410
TD
8:33
Josiah Deguara 15 Yd pass from Desmond Ridder (Sam Crosa Kick)
3 plays, 35 yards, 1:28
2110
play
Deguara stiff-arms his way into the end zone for Cincinnati (0:33)

Desmond Ridder checks it down to Josiah Deguara for the 15-yard touchdown to extend Cincinnati's lead on Houston. (0:33)

third QuarterCINHOU
TD
12:40
Marquez Stevenson 69 Yd pass from Clayton Tune (Dalton Witherspoon Kick)
4 plays, 85 yards, 2:20
2117
play
Tune floats one deep to Stevenson for the TD (0:16)

Clayton Tune airs it out to Marquez Stevenson for the 69-yard touchdown to trim Houston's deficit against Cincinnati. (0:16)

fourth QuarterCINHOU
TD
13:41
Michael Warren II 11 Yd pass from Desmond Ridder (Sam Crosa Kick)
7 plays, 34 yards, 3:43
2817
TD
9:09
Christian Trahan 6 Yd pass from Clayton Tune (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
9 plays, 72 yards, 4:32
2823
FG
4:27
Sam Crosa 32 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 48 yards, 4:42
3123
TD
3:28
Perry Young 2 Yd Interception Return (Sam Crosa Kick)
3 plays, 2 yards, 0:59
3823
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