COL FB: Louisville 21, Southern Miss. 17

Sept. 30, 2012 at 12:02 AM

HATTIESBURG, Miss., Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Senorise Perry scored on a 14-yard touchdown run late in the game Saturday, rallying No. 17 Louisville to a 21-17 victory over Southern Mississippi.

The score with 5:35 remaining in the game handed a close victory to the Cardinals (5-0).

Perry's TD was his second of the game, which was played in a persistent heavy rain. He ran the ball 22 times for 119 yards overall. Teddy Bridgewater completed 9-for-13 passes for 88 yards, a touchdown and one interception for Louisville.

The Golden Eagles (0-4) were led by Desmond Johnson, who picked up 87 yards on 13 carries.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending News
Steve Kerr takes leave from Golden State Warriors for back rehab
Hall of Famer Warren Sapp avoids jail in plea deal
Report: Miami Marlins interview Bo Porter for manager's job
Chicago Bears: Jay Cutler practices, might return in Week 4 from hamstring injury