The CitadelThe Citadel
Bulldogs
(3-5, 1-4)
7
#16 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(6-2, 5-1)
49
1:00 PM, October 25, 1997
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 14,731
 1234T
CIT07007
GS72217349


 CITGS
1st Downs1623
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.2-13 (15%)8-15 (53%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.2-4 (50%)0-0
Total Yards230496
Total Plays7071
Yards per play3.37.0
Passing167147
Comp-Att14-30 (47%)7-17 (41%)
Yards per pass5.68.6
Rushing63349
Rush Attempts4054
Yards per rush1.66.5
Penalties4-379-74
Turnovers51
Fumbles lost30
Interceptions thrownINT21
Possession29:1530:45
Time Between Plays0:250:26


First QuarterCITGS
TD13:23Roderick Russell 56 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
4 plays 66 yards, 1:37 (16.5 yards per play)
07
Second QuarterCITGS
TD14:53Greg Hill 7 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
12 plays 80 yards, 4:35 (6.7 yards per play)
014
TD12:57George Hampton 34 yard pass from Stanley Myers (Justin Skinner Kick)
4 plays 42 yards, 1:56 (10.5 yards per play)
714
TD5:42Roderick Russell 1 yard run (Eric Meng Kick Failed)
1 plays 1 yards, 0:03 (1.0 yards per play)
720
TD1:54Roderick Russell 62 yard pass from Greg Hill (Run Conversion Failed)
3 plays 66 yards, 1:36 (22.0 yards per play)
726
FG0:01Eric Meng 21 yard field goal
7 plays 19 yards, 0:56 (2.7 yards per play)
729
Third QuarterCITGS
FG8:26Eric Meng 38 yard field goal
8 plays 58 yards, 2:34 (7.3 yards per play)
732
TD5:46Tobias Steverson 7 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
5 plays 32 yards, 1:55 (6.4 yards per play)
739
TD4:05Corey Joyner 22 yard pass from Greg Hill (Eric Meng Kick)
3 plays 22 yards, 0:47 (7.3 yards per play)
746
Fourth QuarterCITGS
FG7:14Chris Chambers 42 yard field goal
12 plays 62 yards, 6:15 (5.2 yards per play)
749
Final Score749
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead42
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading58:23
Time Trailing-