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Week 13: Albany 48 at Houston 41
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Albany Firebirds Albany Firebirds 717141048
Houston ThunderBears Houston ThunderBears 71371441
Date: Saturday July 8, 2000, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Compaq Center
Attendance: 3,377
MVP: Mike Pawlawski (Alb)
Ironman of the Game: Greg Hopkins (Alb)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
12:48Houston ThunderBearsTDDavis 23 yd pass from Hall (Szeredy kick)Houston ThunderBears 7-0
04:53Albany FirebirdsTDThompson 1 yd run (Garner kick)Tied 7-7
2nd Quarter
11:59Albany FirebirdsTDHarrison 3 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 14-7
07:02Houston ThunderBearsTDBowers 4 yd run (Szeredy kick)Tied 14-14
02:57Albany FirebirdsTDJohnson 8 yd run (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 21-14
01:10Houston ThunderBearsTDHall 25 yd run (Szeredy kick failed)Albany Firebirds 21-20
00:00Albany FirebirdsFGGarner 24 yd field goalAlbany Firebirds 24-20
3rd Quarter
09:57Albany FirebirdsTDHopkins 5 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 31-20
03:59Houston ThunderBearsTDBoyer 1 yd run (Szeredy kick)Albany Firebirds 31-27
01:26Albany FirebirdsTDHopkins 22 yd pass from Pawlawski (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 38-27
4th Quarter
09:23Albany FirebirdsTDThompson 1 yd run (Garner kick)Albany Firebirds 45-27
01:43Houston ThunderBearsTDBowers 6 yd pass from Hall (Szeredy kick)Albany Firebirds 45-34
00:52Albany FirebirdsFG4Garner 34 yd drop kick field goalAlbany Firebirds 49-34
00:16Houston ThunderBearsTDHall 1 yd run (Szeredy kick)Albany Firebirds 49-41
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  AlbanyHouston
First Downs2517
Rushing Yards3443
Passing Yards223218
Fumbles/Lost0/01/0
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards11/7017/98
Time of Possession32:5427:06
3rd Down Conv.5/81/4
4th Down Conv.2/21/1
Individual Statistics
Albany Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Mike Pawlawski253721930
Ray Philyaw11400
Houston Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Robert Hall183021821
Albany Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Greg Hopkins111292
Van Johnson6250
Angelo Harrison5331
Na'il Benjamin2140
Leroy Thompson1110
Carl Sacco1110
Houston Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Terence Davis7801
Gerald Dockery6700
Damon Bowers3341
Robert Hall190
Terrence Melton1250
Albany Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Leroy Thompson962
Van Johnson2151
Angelo Harrison1130
Houston Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Robert Hall2262
Damon Bowers2101
Rick Boyer261
Terence Davis110
Albany Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Nelson Garner6/62/20/00/0
Houston Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Scott Szeredy5/60/10/00/0
Albany Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Van Johnson3/43/00/0/0
Na'il Benjamin1/14/00/0/0
Houston Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Damon Bowers5/63/00/0/0
Albany Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Derek Stingley5/520.0/00/0
Evan Hlavacek3/320.0/01/0
Carl Sacco1/200.0/00/0
Na'il Benjamin1/200.0/00/0
Anthony Jenkins1/100.0/00/0
Umar Muhammad1/101.0/60/0
Chris Lawson0/300.0/00/0
Van Johnson0/200.0/00/0
John Sikora0/100.0/00/0
Kyle Moore-Brown0/100.0/00/0
Sean Tremblay0/100.0/00/0
Joe Jacobs0/020.0/00/0
Houston Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Dwayne Zackery7/330.0/00/0
Stan Petry5/200.0/00/0
Anthony Fogle3/320.0/00/0
Jerrick Bledsoe3/200.0/00/0
Damon Bowers2/400.0/00/0
Terrence Melton1/310.0/00/0
Chris Maumalanga1/320.0/00/0
Mathias Vavao1/210.0/00/0
Greg Davis1/000.0/00/0
Gerald Dockery0/100.0/00/0
Ryan Shuff0/100.0/00/0
Rick Boyer0/100.0/00/0
Karl Bates0/110.0/00/0
Albany Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Evan Hlavacek100
Houston Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD