#6 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(3-1)
10
#20 Middle TennesseeMiddle Tennessee
Blue Raiders
(3-1, 1-0)
26
8:30 PM, September 24, 1988
Johnny Floyd Stadium - Murfreesboro, TN
Attendance: 6,800
 1234T
GS370010
MTSU1433626


 GSMTSU
1st Downs1417
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.5-14 (36%)7-16 (44%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.1-2 (50%)4-4 (100%)
Total Yards272333
Total Plays6466
Yards per play4.35.0
Passing6869
Comp-Att6-19 (32%)4-12 (33%)
Yards per pass3.65.8
Rushing204264
Rush Attempts4554
Yards per rush4.54.9
Penalties7-596-30
Turnovers51
Fumbles lost00
Interceptions thrownINT51
Possession27:5432:06
Time Between Plays0:260:29


First QuarterGSMTSU
TD10:29Johnson 1 yard run (Lisle Kick)
6 plays 43 yards, 2:31 (7.2 yards per play)
07
FG6:22Mike Dowis 34 yard field goal
10 plays 49 yards, 4:07 (4.9 yards per play)
37
TD4:39Martin 4 yard run (Lisle Kick)
5 plays 74 yards, 1:43 (14.8 yards per play)
314
Second QuarterGSMTSU
FG4:22Lisle 32 yard field goal
6 plays 46 yards, 2:18 (7.7 yards per play)
317
TD0:56Karl Miller 24 yard pass from Kenny Burnette (Mike Dowis Kick)
10 plays 80 yards, 3:26 (8.0 yards per play)
1017
Third QuarterGSMTSU
FG4:12Lisle 24 yard field goal
9 plays 22 yards, 4:58 (2.4 yards per play)
1020
Fourth QuarterGSMTSU
FG9:34Lisle 20 yard field goal
14 plays 86 yards, 7:32 (6.1 yards per play)
1023
FG2:58Lisle 40 yard field goal
9 plays 35 yards, 4:16 (3.9 yards per play)
1026
Final Score1026
Lead Changes0
Ties0
Largest Lead-
Largest Deficit16
Time Leading-
Time Trailing55:29