#12 Nicholls StateNicholls State
Colonels
(10-3, 2-2)
31
#4 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(11-2)
55
NCAA I-AA Quarterfinals
December 6, 1986
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 9,121
 1234T
NICH01071431
GS2110101455


 NICHGS
1st Downs3024
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.??
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.??
Total Yards548484
Total Plays8771
Yards per play6.36.8
Passing481167
Comp-Att29-51 (57%)11-19 (58%)
Yards per pass9.48.8
Rushing67317
Rush Attempts3652
Yards per rush1.96.1
Penalties9-7314-104
Turnovers70
Fumbles lost20
Interceptions thrownINT50
Possession28:2131:39
Time Between Plays0:200:27


First QuarterNICHGS
TD11:26Tracy Ham 55 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)07
TD8:58Gerald Harris 1 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)014
TD5:08Gerald Harris 4 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)021
Second QuarterNICHGS
TD14:20Tony Belser 11 yard pass from Tracy Ham (Tim Foley Kick)028
TD12:02Stropolo 10 yard run (Bran Kick)728
FG7:45Tim Foley 24 yard field goal731
FG0:00Windham 42 yard field goal1031
Third QuarterNICHGS
TD9:20Carrier 17 yard pass from Hudson (Bran Kick)1731
TD7:14Tracy Ham 2 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)1738
FG4:11Tim Foley 21 yard field goal1741
Fourth QuarterNICHGS
TD14:35Hudson 1 yard run (Pass Conversion Failed)2341
TD8:28Gerald Harris 2 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)2348
TD4:41Carrier 32 yard pass from McDonald (Carrier pass from McDonald)3148
TD1:44Ricky Harris 22 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)3155
Final Score3155
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead28
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading56:26
Time Trailing-