#20 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(2-1, 1-0)
22
WoffordWofford
Terriers
(1-1, 1-1)
7
7:00 PM, September 20, 1997
Gibbs Stadium - Spartanburg, SC
Attendance: 7,236
 1234T
GS790622
WOF00707


 GSWOF
1st Downs1814
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.5-16 (31%)7-19 (37%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.1-2 (50%)0-5 (0%)
Total Yards394223
Total Plays7376
Yards per play5.42.9
Passing125112
Comp-Att12-23 (52%)13-27 (48%)
Yards per pass5.44.1
Rushing269111
Rush Attempts5049
Yards per rush5.42.3
Penalties12-1449-73
Turnovers33
Fumbles lost12
Interceptions thrownINT21
Possession23:4836:12
Time Between Plays0:200:29


First QuarterGSWOF
TD5:34Roderick Russell 22 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)70
Second QuarterGSWOF
FG8:24Chris Chambers 25 yard field goal100
TD7:31Greg Hill 27 yard run (Chris Chambers Kick Failed)160
Fourth QuarterGSWOF
FG13:19Eric Meng 34 yard field goal190
FG7:24Eric Meng 33 yard field goal220
TD2:55Matt Lockhart 3 yard pass from Brad Smothers (Matt Martin Kick)227
Final Score227
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead22
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading50:34
Time Trailing-