OXFORD, Miss. (WJTV) – For 29 minutes and 36 seconds, Ole Miss couldn’t take a lead on UT Martin.
But once Shea Patterson found A.J. Brown for a second touchdown to take a 17-16 lead near the end of the first half, the Rebels took off to win 45-23. They outscored the Skyhawks 21-0 in the third quarter as Patterson set a single-game school record for passing yards with 489.
The sophomore quarterback tossed five touchdowns, with four different receivers catching them. Brown followed his record-breaking performance last week with eight catches for 156 yards and two touchdowns against the Skyhawks. DaMarkus Lodge went for a career-high 133 yards with a touchdown.
Click the video above at the top of the page to hear from Luke and Patterson on overcoming a slow start against the Skyhawks.