Tulane Vs. #23 Connecticut was picked to be a blow out. Instead we saw a very determined Tulane team put up a great fight. UConn scored on their first possession with ease. Then it would be a back and forth struggle until 1:15 left in the second quarter when UConn would have to settle for a field goal. Tulane goes 3 and out. The next play is a 51 yard TD pass that would send UConn in the locker room with a 17-0 lead. Half time stats where completely one sided with Tulane having 62 yards of offense to UConn 224. Tulane did something right in the locker room at half time. They came out and downed the opening kick off for a touchback and drive down the field to score a FG. This would dictate the remainder of the game. Tulane dominated the second half eating up more than 10 mins of the second half scoring 2 more touch downs to tie it up with 2:57 remaining in the fourth. UConn throws a INT. The first turnover this season that goes in Tulane's favor. With under 2 mins left and in FG range Tulane is trying to run time off the clock to minimize UConn time if and when they get the ball back. on a second and eleven Tulane's turnover problem sneaks back in and bites em in the @ss. Tulane's QB takes a hit and fumbles the ball and UConn recovers. UConn took this momentum and drove down to kick the winning field goal. The coach had this to say after the game "I am very proud of how this team fights. The could have came out after half time and laid down and could have easily been 34-0. We are getting better week by week. We have another tough game this week coming in #18 UCF. We will need to play even harder. "