21
#4 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(10-2)
52
NCAA I-AA 1st Round
12:30 PM, November 29, 1986
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 7,767
 1234T
NC A&T0014721
GS141714752


 NC A&TGS
1st Downs2023
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.6-15 (40%)6-10 (60%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.1-3 (33%)0-0
Total Yards297541
Total Plays7466
Yards per play4.08.2
Passing17499
Comp-Att20-38 (53%)6-14 (43%)
Yards per pass4.67.1
Rushing123442
Rush Attempts3652
Yards per rush3.48.5
Penalties6-4911-106
Turnovers32
Fumbles lost21
Interceptions thrownINT11
Possession30:5229:08
Time Between Plays0:250:26


First QuarterNC A&TGS
TD11:51Gerald Harris 17 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
2 plays 33 yards, 0:36 (16.5 yards per play)
07
TD3:22Gerald Harris 7 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
12 plays 98 yards, 5:18 (8.2 yards per play)
014
Second QuarterNC A&TGS
TD14:45Tracy Ham 19 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
4 plays 57 yards, 1:27 (14.3 yards per play)
021
TD14:22Gerald Harris 9 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
1 plays 9 yards, 0:06 (9.0 yards per play)
028
FG1:43Tim Foley 36 yard field goal
8 plays 66 yards, 3:36 (8.3 yards per play)
031
Third QuarterNC A&TGS
TD14:23Gerald Harris 29 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
2 plays 52 yards, 0:37 (26.0 yards per play)
038
TD7:42Polite 6 yard pass from Hooker (Wootson Kick)
13 plays 89 yards, 6:41 (6.8 yards per play)
738
TD5:15Bowdon 70 yard interception return (Wootson Kick) 1438
TD3:11Gerald Harris 1 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
5 plays 64 yards, 2:04 (12.8 yards per play)
1445
Fourth QuarterNC A&TGS
TD11:50Keith Geter 1 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
3 plays 13 yards, 1:30 (4.3 yards per play)
1452
TD1:51Polite 21 yard pass from Napper (Wootson Kick)
9 plays 80 yards, 3:04 (8.9 yards per play)
2152
Final Score2152
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead38
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading56:51
Time Trailing-