#14 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(7-2, 6-1)
38
30
12:30 PM, November 1, 1997
Memorial Center - Johnson City, TN
Attendance: 5,629
 1234T
GS77101438
ETSU31401330


 GSETSU
1st Downs2118
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.7-14 (50%)6-15 (40%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.0-1 (0%)0-3 (0%)
Total Yards398445
Total Plays7268
Yards per play5.56.5
Passing179349
Comp-Att12-19 (63%)18-34 (53%)
Yards per pass9.410.3
Rushing21996
Rush Attempts5334
Yards per rush4.12.8
Penalties5-388-50
Turnovers32
Fumbles lost11
Interceptions thrownINT21
Possession31:3628:24
Time Between Plays0:260:25


First QuarterGSETSU
TD8:24Roderick Russell 2 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
12 plays 70 yards, 5:13 (5.8 yards per play)
70
FG3:23Jerry Chapman 37 yard field goal
4 plays 6 yards, 1:41 (1.5 yards per play)
73
Second QuarterGSETSU
TD13:45A. Stringfield 79 yard pass from Todd Wells (Jerry Chapman Kick)
3 plays 90 yards, 1:24 (30.0 yards per play)
710
TD0:41B.J. Adigun 10 yard pass from Jamey Chadwell (Jerry Chapman Kick)
7 plays 89 yards, 1:49 (12.7 yards per play)
717
TD0:26Corey Joyner 100 yard kickoff return (Eric Meng Kick) 1417
Third QuarterGSETSU
FG6:42Eric Meng 30 yard field goal
6 plays 39 yards, 2:14 (6.5 yards per play)
1717
TD2:21Greg Hill 2 yard run (Eric Meng Kick)
4 plays 21 yards, 1:16 (5.3 yards per play)
2417
Fourth QuarterGSETSU
TD13:22B.J. Adigun 15 yard pass from Todd Wells (Jerry Chapman Kick)
11 plays 76 yards, 3:59 (6.9 yards per play)
2424
TD9:07B.J. Adigun 39 yard pass from Todd Wells (Jerry Chapman Kick Failed)
6 plays 70 yards, 2:30 (11.7 yards per play)
2430
TD2:01Corey Joyner 17 yard pass from Greg Hill (Eric Meng Kick)
11 plays 80 yards, 3:43 (7.3 yards per play)
3130
TD1:28Larry Rogers 23 yard interception return (Eric Meng Kick) 3830
Final Score3830
Lead Changes4
Ties2
Largest Lead8
Largest Deficit10
Time Leading15:39
Time Trailing29:09