UCFUCF
Golden Knights
(0-1)
9
Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(1-0)
16
Inaugural Game
7:00 PM, September 11, 1982
Gator Bowl - Jacksonville, FL
Attendance: 7,350
 1234T
UCF33309
GS076316


 UCFGS
1st Downs1215
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.2-15 (13%)4-18 (22%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.0-1 (0%)0-2 (0%)
Total Yards259235
Total Plays6883
Yards per play3.82.8
Passing21038
Comp-Att13-37 (35%)5-18 (28%)
Yards per pass5.72.1
Rushing49197
Rush Attempts3165
Yards per rush1.63.0
Penalties5-508-80
Turnovers65
Fumbles lost24
Interceptions thrownINT41
Possession26:4233:18
Time Between Plays0:240:24


First QuarterUCFGS
FG11:16Scott Ryerson 31 yard field goal
6 plays 12 yards, 0:00 (2.0 yards per play)
30
Second QuarterUCFGS
TD9:04Scott Conner 13 yard pass from Rob Allen (Kevin Spurgeon Kick)
7 plays 21 yards, 0:00 (3.0 yards per play)
37
FG0:01Scott Ryerson 42 yard field goal
2 plays 57 yards, 0:00 (28.5 yards per play)
67
Third QuarterUCFGS
TD5:11Gerald Harris 29 yard run (Kevin Spurgeon Kick Failed)613
FG1:23Scott Ryerson 37 yard field goal
9 plays 57 yards, 0:00 (6.3 yards per play)
913
Fourth QuarterUCFGS
FG12:29Kevin Spurgeon 27 yard field goal916
Final Score916
Lead Changes1
Ties0
Largest Lead7
Largest Deficit3
Time Leading39:04
Time Trailing17:12