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Patterson with another record day as Ole Miss improves to 2-0

OXFORD, Miss. – Ole Miss quarterback Shea Patterson threw for a single-game school record 489 yards and five touchdowns Saturday as the Rebels rallied from a second-quarter deficit to defeat UT Martin 45-23.

Patterson finished 32-of-43 passing and led five consecutive scoring drives, accounting for 31 unanswered points that spanned the second and third quarters. In two games, Patterson has thrown for 918 yards and nine touchdowns, connecting with 10 different receivers.

A.J. Brown had touchdown catches of 58 and 2 yards, finishing with 156 yards on eight receptions. DaMarkus Lodge, Jordan Wilkins and D.K. Metcalf added scoring receptions of 28, 16 and 2 yards, respectively. The Rebels (2-0) finished with 543 total yards.https://www.facebook.com/wreg3/posts/1878992645462766