#20 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(5-3)
37
#9 Western CarolinaWestern Carolina
Catamounts
(4-3, 2-0)
16
2:00 PM, October 24, 1987
E.J. Whitmire Stadium - Cullowhee, NC
Attendance: 13,460
 1234T
GS7732037
WCU036716


 GSWCU
1st Downs2218
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.6-11 (55%)3-15 (20%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.0-00-2 (0%)
Total Yards446311
Total Plays5975
Yards per play7.64.1
Passing88298
Comp-Att4-5 (80%)22-35 (63%)
Yards per pass17.68.5
Rushing35813
Rush Attempts5440
Yards per rush6.60.3
Penalties6-587-45
Turnovers30
Fumbles lost30
Interceptions thrownINT00
Possession27:3832:22
Time Between Plays0:280:26


First QuarterGSWCU
TD6:20Raymond Gross 37 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
2 plays 38 yards, 0:40 (19.0 yards per play)
70
Second QuarterGSWCU
TD0:56Joe Ross 33 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
8 plays 80 yards, 4:02 (10.0 yards per play)
140
FG0:00Kirk Roach 55 yard field goal
4 plays 28 yards, 0:44 (7.0 yards per play)
143
Third QuarterGSWCU
FG12:53Kirk Roach 35 yard field goal
4 plays 2 yards, 1:56 (0.5 yards per play)
146
FG4:59Tim Foley 32 yard field goal
7 plays 33 yards, 4:16 (4.7 yards per play)
176
FG1:04Kirk Roach 54 yard field goal
5 plays 17 yards, 3:55 (3.4 yards per play)
179
Fourth QuarterGSWCU
TD14:52Raymond Gross 22 yard run (Tim Foley Kick Failed)
4 plays 80 yards, 1:12 (20.0 yards per play)
239
TD11:25Ernest Thompson 4 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
6 plays 60 yards, 2:26 (10.0 yards per play)
309
TD2:14Darryl Jackson 2 yard run (Kirk Roach Kick)
6 plays 75 yards, 1:34 (12.5 yards per play)
3016
TD1:06Raymond Gross 20 yard run (Tim Foley Kick)
3 plays 34 yards, 1:08 (11.3 yards per play)
3716
Final Score3716
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead21
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading51:20
Time Trailing-