#9 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(13-2)
44
#2 FurmanFurman
Paladins
(12-2, 6-0)
42
NCAA I-AA Championship
December 21, 1985 -
Tacoma Dome - Tacoma, WA
Attendance: 5,306
 1234T
GS06221644
FU71471442


 GSFU
1st Downs2828
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.9-16 (56%)6-11 (55%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.2-2 (100%)0-0
Total Yards640498
Total Plays7767
Yards per play8.37.4
Passing419210
Comp-Att23-37 (62%)14-22 (64%)
Yards per pass11.39.5
Rushing221288
Rush Attempts4045
Yards per rush5.56.4
Penalties12-983-40
Turnovers10
Fumbles lost00
Interceptions thrownINT10
Possession31:3328:27
Time Between Plays0:250:25


First QuarterGSFU
TD2:50John Bagwell 1 yard run (Keven Esval Kick)
12 plays 80 yards, 5:25 (6.7 yards per play)
07
Second QuarterGSFU
FG13:33Tim Foley 44 yard field goal
10 plays 61 yards, 4:17 (6.1 yards per play)
37
TD8:22John Bagwell 9 yard run (Keven Esval Kick)
10 plays 80 yards, 5:11 (8.0 yards per play)
314
FG3:08Tim Foley 33 yard field goal
10 plays 69 yards, 5:14 (6.9 yards per play)
614
TD0:56Bobby Lamb 10 yard run (Keven Esval Kick)
7 plays 98 yards, 2:12 (14.0 yards per play)
621
Third QuarterGSFU
TD10:57Larry Grady 33 yard pass from Bobby Lamb (Keven Esval Kick)
5 plays 74 yards, 2:34 (14.8 yards per play)
628
TD6:51Monty Sharpe 24 yard pass from Tracy Ham (Tracy Ham run)
8 plays 96 yards, 4:06 (12.0 yards per play)
1428
TD4:35Frank Johnson 40 yard pass from Tracy Ham (Tim Foley Kick)
4 plays 56 yards, 1:14 (14.0 yards per play)
2128
TD2:28Gerald Harris 52 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
3 plays 59 yards, 1:00 (19.7 yards per play)
2828
Fourth QuarterGSFU
TD12:51Herman Barron 12 yard pass from Tracy Ham (Tim Foley Kick)
7 plays 65 yards, 3:04 (9.3 yards per play)
3528
TD7:51John Bagwell 7 yard run (Keven Esval Kick)
11 plays 99 yards, 4:30 (9.0 yards per play)
3535
FG3:37Tim Foley 39 yard field goal
11 plays 80 yards, 4:14 (7.3 yards per play)
3835
TD1:32John Bagwell 4 yard run (Keven Esval Kick)
7 plays 80 yards, 2:05 (11.4 yards per play)
3842
TD0:10Frank Johnson 13 yard pass from Tracy Ham (Tim Foley Kick Failed)
8 plays 72 yards, 1:22 (9.0 yards per play)
4442
Final Score4442
Lead Changes3
Ties2
Largest Lead7
Largest Deficit22
Time Leading7:15
Time Trailing31:44