SamfordSamford
Bulldogs
(4-6)
21
#3 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(8-2)
49
1:00 PM, November 12, 1988
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 20,340
 1234T
SAM687021
GS141471449


 SAMGS
1st Downs2130
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.7-19 (37%)9-13 (69%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.1-4 (25%)0-0
Total Yards281556
Total Plays7276
Yards per play3.97.3
Passing18741
Comp-Att14-39 (36%)3-12 (25%)
Yards per pass4.83.4
Rushing94515
Rush Attempts3364
Yards per rush2.88.0
Penalties6-5014-125
Turnovers23
Fumbles lost12
Interceptions thrownINT11
Possession28:4431:16
Time Between Plays0:240:25


First QuarterSAMGS
TD11:01Darby 5 yard pass from Rory (Kick Failed)
10 plays 57 yards, 3:59 (5.7 yards per play)
60
TD4:22Ernest Thompson 2 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
14 plays 68 yards, 6:39 (4.9 yards per play)
67
TD1:31Joe Ross 14 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
5 plays 51 yards, 1:49 (10.2 yards per play)
614
Second QuarterSAMGS
TD8:23Ernest Thompson 2 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
6 plays 47 yards, 2:14 (7.8 yards per play)
621
TD3:55Joe Ross 15 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
8 plays 57 yards, 2:48 (7.1 yards per play)
628
TD0:33Jones 1 yard run (Richardson pass from Darby)
7 plays 53 yards, 3:22 (7.6 yards per play)
1428
Third QuarterSAMGS
TD4:50Joe Ross 13 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
8 plays 80 yards, 2:37 (10.0 yards per play)
1435
TD1:43Richardson 38 yard pass from Darby (Engel Kick)
6 plays 63 yards, 3:07 (10.5 yards per play)
2135
Fourth QuarterSAMGS
TD11:53Frank Johnson 70 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
1 plays 70 yards, 0:16 (70.0 yards per play)
2142
TD8:50Frank Johnson 53 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
4 plays 59 yards, 2:05 (14.8 yards per play)
2149
Final Score2149
Lead Changes1
Ties0
Largest Lead28
Largest Deficit6
Time Leading49:22
Time Trailing6:39