CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ Freddie Patrick ran for two touchdowns, including one to seal the game, as Tennessee-Chattanooga beat Middle Tennessee 33-24 Saturday.

Patrick's 11-yard run late in the fourth quarter came after Middle Tennessee (0-2) had pulled to 27-24. Patrick had a four-yard scoring run in the second quarter as the Mocs built a 17-0 lead.

Quarterback Brian Hampton completed 11 of 21 passes for 227 yards and no interceptions for Tennessee-Chattanooga (2-0).

Carlos Locklyn ran for 78 yards and one touchdown and Frahn D'Anjou ran for 61 yards and one touchdown for the Mocs.

Middle Tennessee's Jonathan Quinn completed 25 of 46 passes for 290 yards and one touchdown.

With the score 27-17 early in the fourth quarter, Middle Tennessee missed a scoring opportunity when the Mocs' Ed Jones stripped the ball from Middle Tennessee's LaBrian McGill on the Chattanooga 2-yard-line. The Mocs' Quasey Vinson picked up the ball and ran 61 yards.

Solecio Sanford returned a punt 85 yards for a touchdown for Middle Tennessee in the third quarter that made the score 20-17.