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Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(1-0)
45
1:00 PM, August 30, 1997
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 10,572
 1234T
VSU0071926
GS61914645


 VSUGS
1st Downs1521
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.5-17 (29%)7-14 (50%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.2-3 (67%)0-2 (0%)
Total Yards324456
Total Plays7076
Yards per play4.66.0
Passing233280
Comp-Att27-47 (57%)14-22 (64%)
Yards per pass5.012.7
Rushing91176
Rush Attempts2354
Yards per rush4.03.3
Penalties10-1045-59
Turnovers34
Fumbles lost14
Interceptions thrownINT20
Possession30:1729:43
Time Between Plays0:260:23


First QuarterVSUGS
TD12:00Kenny Robinson 1 yard run (Eric Meng Kick Failed)
3 plays 70 yards, 0:56 (23.3 yards per play)
06
Second QuarterVSUGS
TD10:57Corey Joyner 60 yard pass from Kenny Robinson (Run Conversion Failed)
4 plays 73 yards, 1:32 (18.3 yards per play)
012
TD9:38Corey Joyner 25 yard pass from Kenny Robinson (Eric Meng Kick)
3 plays 42 yards, 0:59 (14.0 yards per play)
019
TD0:59Greg Hill 14 yard run (Eric Meng Kick Failed)
14 plays 90 yards, 5:44 (6.4 yards per play)
025
Third QuarterVSUGS
TD7:40M. Bowman 33 yard pass from Jason Vaughan (J. Lightfoot Kick)
5 plays 51 yards, 1:38 (10.2 yards per play)
725
TD5:28Greg Hill 1 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
5 plays 48 yards, 2:12 (9.6 yards per play)
732
TD3:45Roderick Russell 4 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
4 plays 17 yards, 1:22 (4.3 yards per play)
739
Fourth QuarterVSUGS
TD10:06V. Mitchell 6 yard run (Run Conversion Failed)
5 plays 18 yards, 2:00 (3.6 yards per play)
1339
TD9:08Greg Hill 23 yard run (Chris Chambers Kick Failed)
2 plays 26 yards, 0:58 (13.0 yards per play)
1345
TD3:19R. Freeman 17 yard fumble return (J. Lightfoot Kick) 2045
TD1:11V. Mitchell 46 yard run (J. Lightfoot Kick Failed)
3 plays 54 yards, 0:52 (18.0 yards per play)
2645
Final Score2645
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead32
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading56:60
Time Trailing-