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Memphis tops BYU, 55-48, in Miami Beach Bowl marred by brawl
Memphis tops BYU, 55-48, in Miami Beach Bowl marred by brawl

They battled for 60 minutes, then again for two overtimes and literally fought after the final play. And for Memphis, the result was a win 76 years in the making. Paxton Lynch threw four touchdown passes and rushed for three more scores, Jake Elliott kicked a 54-yard field goal to end the first extra session and Memphis wasted a pair of double-digit leads before rallying to beat Brigham Young, 55-48, in the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl on Monday. "It wasn't always pretty," Memphis Coach Justin Fuente said. No, but it was memorable — largely for the right reasons, though also for a scene that got out of hand at the end. Roderick Proctor caught an 11-yard pass from...

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