#6 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(6-2)
31
17
7:30 PM, October 29, 1988
Citrus Bowl - Orlando, FL
Attendance: 28,682
 1234T
GS14301431
UCF703717


 GSUCF
1st Downs2114
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.8-17 (47%)3-12 (25%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.??
Total Yards387348
Total Plays8358
Yards per play4.76.0
Passing93307
Comp-Att11-20 (55%)22-41 (54%)
Yards per pass4.77.5
Rushing29441
Rush Attempts6317
Yards per rush4.72.4
Penalties5-3510-103
Turnovers22
Fumbles lost11
Interceptions thrownINT11
Possession36:3023:30
Time Between Plays0:260:24


First QuarterGSUCF
TD10:31Ernest Thompson 1 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
10 plays 58 yards, 4:29 (5.8 yards per play)
70
TD7:33Shawn Jefferson 41 yard pass from Rudy Jones (Blake Holton Kick)
7 plays 80 yards, 2:58 (11.4 yards per play)
77
TD3:06Joe Ross 15 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
10 plays 77 yards, 4:27 (7.7 yards per play)
147
Second QuarterGSUCF
FG7:57David Cool 46 yard field goal
7 plays 9 yards, 2:52 (1.3 yards per play)
177
Third QuarterGSUCF
FG1:38Blake Holton 40 yard field goal
8 plays 33 yards, 2:46 (4.1 yards per play)
1710
Fourth QuarterGSUCF
TD14:09Ernest Thompson 1 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
8 plays 90 yards, 2:29 (11.3 yards per play)
2410
TD2:59Ernest Thompson 5 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
13 plays 67 yards, 6:01 (5.2 yards per play)
3110
TD1:58Sean Beckton 17 yard pass from Ron Johnson (Blake Holton Kick)
5 plays 69 yards, 1:01 (13.8 yards per play)
3117
Final Score3117
Lead Changes0
Ties1
Largest Lead21
Largest Deficit-
Time Leading51:04
Time Trailing-