#8 Appalachian StateAppalachian State
Mountaineers
(9-4, 6-2)
24
#2 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(12-1, 7-1)
38
NCAA I-AA Quarterfinals
December 8, 2001
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 9,352
 1234T
APP3002124
GS010141438


 APPGS
1st Downs1325
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.5-12 (42%)8-16 (50%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.0-1 (0%)1-2 (50%)
Total Yards258427
Total Plays5383
Yards per play4.95.1
Passing19372
Comp-Att13-27 (48%)2-7 (29%)
Yards per pass7.110.3
Rushing65355
Rush Attempts2676
Yards per rush2.54.7
Penalties4-315-54
Turnovers31
Fumbles lost21
Interceptions thrownINT10
Possession21:1738:43
Time Between Plays0:240:28


First QuarterAPPGS
FG10:10Mark Wright 41 yard field goal
9 plays 41 yards, 4:50 (4.6 yards per play)
30
Second QuarterAPPGS
FG9:02Scott Shelton 22 yard field goal
14 plays 89 yards, 5:58 (6.4 yards per play)
33
TD3:32Anthony Williams 58 yard punt return (Scott Shelton Kick) 310
Third QuarterAPPGS
TD8:50Hakim Ford 2 yard run (Scott Shelton Kick)
14 plays 80 yards, 6:10 (5.7 yards per play)
317
TD4:07J.R. Revere 4 yard run (Scott Shelton Kick)
8 plays 49 yards, 3:38 (6.1 yards per play)
324
Fourth QuarterAPPGS
TD12:53Layton 0 yard fumble recovery (Mark Wright Kick)
7 plays 61 yards, 1:56 (8.7 yards per play)
1024
TD9:21Adrian Peterson 11 yard run (Scott Shelton Kick)
7 plays 78 yards, 3:32 (11.1 yards per play)
1031
TD5:43Martin 69 yard fumble return (Mark Wright Kick) 1731
TD2:28J.R. Revere 5 yard run (Scott Shelton Kick)
8 plays 45 yards, 3:15 (5.6 yards per play)
1738
TD2:04DaVon Fowlks 66 yard pass from Joe Burchette (Mark Wright Kick)
2 plays 66 yards, 0:24 (33.0 yards per play)
2438
Final Score2438
Lead Changes1
Ties1
Largest Lead21
Largest Deficit3
Time Leading33:32
Time Trailing16:08