#15 Western KentuckyWestern Kentucky
Hilltoppers
(11-3, 6-1)
31
#2 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(11-3, 7-1)
28
NCAA I-AA Semifinals
December 14, 2002
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 6,573
 1234T
WKU7107731
GS7002128


 WKUGS
1st Downs1719
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.8-18 (44%)6-12 (50%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.2-2 (100%)0-1 (0%)
Total Yards352386
Total Plays7561
Yards per play4.76.3
Passing149160
Comp-Att9-15 (60%)9-18 (50%)
Yards per pass9.98.9
Rushing203226
Rush Attempts6043
Yards per rush3.45.3
Penalties4-491-5
Turnovers02
Fumbles lost02
Interceptions thrownINT00
Possession38:3221:28
Time Between Plays0:310:21


First QuarterWKUGS
TD7:58Jon Frazier 1 yard run (Peter Martinez Kick)
3 plays 4 yards, 1:21 (1.3 yards per play)
70
TD4:56Chaz Williams 6 yard run (Scott Shelton Kick)
8 plays 70 yards, 3:02 (8.8 yards per play)
77
Second QuarterWKUGS
TD9:04Jon Frazier 2 yard run (Peter Martinez Kick)
14 plays 98 yards, 7:11 (7.0 yards per play)
147
FG0:29Peter Martinez 49 yard field goal
9 plays 30 yards, 3:56 (3.3 yards per play)
177
Third QuarterWKUGS
TD6:52Jason Michael 1 yard run (Peter Martinez Kick)
11 plays 53 yards, 5:58 (4.8 yards per play)
247
Fourth QuarterWKUGS
TD12:08Zzream Walden 47 yard pass from Chaz Williams (Scott Shelton Kick)
2 plays 61 yards, 0:22 (30.5 yards per play)
2414
TD5:43Anthony Williams 20 yard pass from Chaz Williams (Scott Shelton Kick)
5 plays 35 yards, 1:30 (7.0 yards per play)
2421
TD4:26Jermaine Austin 31 yard run (Scott Shelton Kick)
1 plays 31 yards, 0:06 (31.0 yards per play)
2428
TD0:46Jason Michael 2 yard run (Peter Martinez Kick)
13 plays 76 yards, 3:40 (5.8 yards per play)
3128
Final Score3128
Lead Changes2
Ties1
Largest Lead4
Largest Deficit17
Time Leading3:40
Time Trailing38:26