#3 Appalachian StateAppalachian State
Mountaineers
(5-1, 3-1)
24
#2 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(7-0, 5-0)
37
1:00 PM, October 17, 1998
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 20,353
 1234T
APP0661224
GS101010737


 APPGS
1st Downs2524
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.9-18 (50%)6-14 (43%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.3-6 (50%)2-2 (100%)
Total Yards439494
Total Plays8173
Yards per play5.46.8
Passing33287
Comp-Att23-44 (52%)5-14 (36%)
Yards per pass7.56.2
Rushing107407
Rush Attempts3759
Yards per rush2.96.9
Penalties6-718-68
Turnovers31
Fumbles lost11
Interceptions thrownINT20
Possession30:3729:23
Time Between Plays0:230:24


First QuarterAPPGS
TD7:51Adrian Peterson 5 yard run (Chris Chambers Kick)
15 plays 64 yards, 6:02 (4.3 yards per play)
07
FG3:26Chris Chambers 45 yard field goal
6 plays 51 yards, 2:14 (8.5 yards per play)
010
Second QuarterAPPGS
TD5:48Greg Hill 9 yard run (Chris Chambers Kick)
10 plays 85 yards, 4:29 (8.5 yards per play)
017
FG3:59Chris Chambers 37 yard field goal
5 plays 28 yards, 1:49 (5.6 yards per play)
020
TD1:38Terrence McCall 5 yard run (Stuart Jones Kick Failed)
6 plays 54 yards, 2:21 (9.0 yards per play)
620
Third QuarterAPPGS
TD11:09Terrence McCall 4 yard run (Stuart Jones Kick Blocked)
5 plays 42 yards, 2:07 (8.4 yards per play)
1220
FG7:11Chris Chambers 38 yard field goal
9 plays 50 yards, 3:58 (5.6 yards per play)
1223
TD4:30Bennie Cunningham 4 yard run (Chris Chambers Kick)
4 plays 46 yards, 0:56 (11.5 yards per play)
1230
Fourth QuarterAPPGS
TD14:57Kareem Young 2 yard run (Pass Conversion Failed)
11 plays 71 yards, 4:33 (6.5 yards per play)
1830
TD13:55Adrian Peterson 54 yard run (Chris Chambers Kick)
3 plays 80 yards, 1:02 (26.7 yards per play)
1837
TD9:57Rashad Slade 15 yard pass from David Reaves (Pass Conversion Failed)
13 plays 80 yards, 3:58 (6.2 yards per play)
2437
Final Score2437
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead20
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading52:51
Time Trailing-