The 2012 Shrine Game enters halftime with the East team in a 17-14 lead over the West team. Southern Miss quarterback Austin Davis threw a three-yard touchdown pass to LaRon Byrd for the go-ahead score with 20 seconds left in the half.
Colorado Buffaloes quarterback Tyler Hansen has the most recent score for the West team. He ran a three-yard quarterback draw for a touchdown about five minutes before Davis' score for the opposing squad. Hansen was 4-of-4 for 49 yards to go with his two rushes for 18 yards and a touchdown in the first half.
Northern Illinois Huskies quarterback Chandler Harnish scored the West's other touchdown on a one-yard run five minutes into the second quarter. The East scored its other points on a B.J. Coleman 17-yard touchdown pass to B.J. Cunningham and on a 28-yard field goal. Both came in the first quarter.
Boise State St. Broncos wide receiver Tyler Shoemaker has caught one pass for eight yards.