#21 Appalachian StateAppalachian State
Mountaineers
(4-3, 2-2)
35
Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(3-4, 2-3)
28
3:30 PM, October 19, 1996
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 11,074
 1234T
APP7702135
GS7147028


 APPGS
1st Downs2022
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.5-10 (50%)10-19 (53%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.0-01-3 (33%)
Total Yards307400
Total Plays5685
Yards per play5.54.7
Passing18770
Comp-Att12-21 (57%)5-14 (36%)
Yards per pass8.95.0
Rushing120330
Rush Attempts3571
Yards per rush3.44.6
Penalties3-247-86
Turnovers10
Fumbles lost10
Interceptions thrownINT00
Possession27:4332:17
Time Between Plays0:300:23


First QuarterAPPGS
TD10:29Desmond Adams 16 yard pass from Gerard Hardy (Jay Sutton Kick)
9 plays 72 yards, 4:31 (8.0 yards per play)
70
TD3:19Roderick Russell 43 yard run (Ronnie Stalnaker Kick)
3 plays 57 yards, 1:07 (19.0 yards per play)
77
Second QuarterAPPGS
TD13:02Gerard Hardy 1 yard run (Jay Sutton Kick)
4 plays 17 yards, 1:45 (4.3 yards per play)
147
TD6:32Kenny Robinson 1 yard run (Ronnie Stalnaker Kick)
11 plays 37 yards, 4:56 (3.4 yards per play)
1414
TD0:10Kenny Robinson 2 yard run (Ronnie Stalnaker Kick)
14 plays 85 yards, 3:08 (6.1 yards per play)
1421
Third QuarterAPPGS
TD7:21Kenny Robinson 2 yard run (Ronnie Stalnaker Kick)
16 plays 75 yards, 7:39 (4.7 yards per play)
1428
Fourth QuarterAPPGS
TD9:54Damon Scott 26 yard pass from Bake Baker (Jay Sutton Kick Failed)
9 plays 82 yards, 4:11 (9.1 yards per play)
2028
TD5:22Damon Scott 3 yard run (Otis Smith pass from Bake Baker)
6 plays 47 yards, 2:23 (7.8 yards per play)
2828
TD3:13Otis Smith 68 yard pass from Bake Baker (Jay Sutton Kick)
3 plays 80 yards, 0:44 (26.7 yards per play)
3528
Final Score3528
Lead Changes2
Ties3
Largest Lead14
Largest Deficit7
Time Leading24:48
Time Trailing16:53