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Week 8: Houston 55 at Albany 62
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Houston ThunderBears Houston ThunderBears 216151355
Albany Firebirds Albany Firebirds 1417141762
Date: Saturday June 3, 2000, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Times Union Center
Attendance: 10,024
MVP: Quincy Jackson (Alb)
Ironman of the Game: Greg Hopkins (Alb)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
09:46Houston ThunderBearsTDCotton 11 yd pass from Hall (Szeredy kick)Houston ThunderBears 7-0
08:29Albany FirebirdsTDJackson 38 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Tied 7-7
07:42Houston ThunderBearsTDBowers 50 yd kickoff return (Szeredy kick)Houston ThunderBears 14-7
06:33Albany FirebirdsTDJackson 45 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Tied 14-14
01:19Houston ThunderBearsTDBoyer 2 yd run (Szeredy kick)Houston ThunderBears 21-14
2nd Quarter
13:18Albany FirebirdsTDHopkins 5 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Tied 21-21
08:37Houston ThunderBearsTDHall 1 yd run (Szeredy kick failed)Houston ThunderBears 27-21
03:40Albany FirebirdsTDHopkins 7 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 28-27
00:00Albany FirebirdsFGGarner 53 yd field goalAlbany Firebirds 31-27
3rd Quarter
11:06Albany FirebirdsTDJohnson 15 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 38-27
06:31Houston ThunderBearsTDMelton 1 yd run (Hall pass to Bronson)Albany Firebirds 38-35
05:00Albany FirebirdsTDJackson 48 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 45-35
02:14Houston ThunderBearsTDBoyer 1 yd run (Szeredy kick)Albany Firebirds 45-42
4th Quarter
14:40Albany FirebirdsTDThompson 1 yd run (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 52-42
13:50Houston ThunderBearsTDBowers 37 yd pass from Hall (Szeredy kick)Albany Firebirds 52-49
10:12Albany FirebirdsTDJackson 13 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 59-49
04:42Houston ThunderBearsTDLong 6 yd pass from Hall (Szeredy kick failed)Albany Firebirds 59-55
00:11Albany FirebirdsFGGarner 18 yd field goalAlbany Firebirds 62-55
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  HoustonAlbany
First Downs2019
Rushing Yards199
Passing Yards351359
Fumbles/Lost0/01/0
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards4/115/12
Time of Possession33:1826:42
3rd Down Conv.7/82/3
4th Down Conv.0/10/0
Individual Statistics
Houston Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Robert Hall314535131
Albany Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Mike Pawlawski253035971
Houston Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Ben Bronson101060
Edwin Howard7820
Damon Bowers5821
Ted Long5511
Kotto Cotton4301
Albany Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Quincy Jackson132444
Greg Hopkins9902
Van Johnson2131
Na'il Benjamin1120
Houston Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Terrence Melton5121
Rick Boyer232
Damon Bowers130
Robert Hall111
Albany Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Leroy Thompson431
Jon Krick150
Na'il Benjamin110
Houston Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Scott Szeredy5/70/00/00/0
Albany Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Nelson Garner8/82/20/00/0
Houston Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Ben Bronson4/40/00/0/0
Damon Bowers2/70/10/0/0
Albany Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Van Johnson3/48/00/0/0
Na'il Benjamin2/40/00/0/0
Quincy Jackson1/11/00/0/0
Houston Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Jerrick Bledsoe8/200.0/00/0
Larry Jones5/110.0/00/0
Dwayne Zackery2/300.0/00/0
Edwin Howard2/000.0/01/0
Greg Davis2/000.0/00/0
Terrence Melton1/200.0/00/0
Joe Burch1/100.0/00/0
Ted Long1/000.0/00/0
Kotto Cotton1/000.0/00/0
Rick Boyer1/001.0/100/0
Damon Bowers0/200.0/00/0
Michael Harrison0/100.0/00/0
Albany Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Chris Lawson8/600.0/00/0
Evan Hlavacek3/800.0/00/0
Greg Hopkins3/510.0/00/0
Na'il Benjamin2/000.0/00/0
Jay Jones1/400.0/00/0
Joe Jacobs1/001.0/50/0
Quincy Jackson1/000.0/00/0
Carl Sacco0/600.0/00/0
Leroy Thompson0/400.0/00/0
Van Johnson0/300.0/00/0
Kyle Moore-Brown0/100.0/00/0
Jon Krick0/100.0/00/0
Houston Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Jerrick Bledsoe110
Albany Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Greg Hopkins110