10
#2 Georgia SouthernGeorgia Southern
Eagles
(1-0)
31
1:00 PM, September 2, 1989
Paulson Stadium - Statesboro, GA
Attendance: 16,007
 1234T
VSU300710
GS1477331


 VSUGS
1st Downs1616
3rd Down Efficiency3rd Down Eff.8-15 (53%)4-11 (36%)
4th Down Efficiency4th Down Eff.0-1 (0%)1-1 (100%)
Total Yards247295
Total Plays6757
Yards per play3.75.2
Passing147124
Comp-Att16-29 (55%)7-17 (41%)
Yards per pass5.17.3
Rushing100171
Rush Attempts3840
Yards per rush2.64.3
Penalties6-526-55
Turnovers33
Fumbles lost03
Interceptions thrownINT30
Possession33:4426:16
Time Between Plays0:300:28


First QuarterVSUGS
FG9:56Jack McTyre 29 yard field goal
13 plays 65 yards, 5:04 (5.0 yards per play)
30
TD7:59Joe Ross 47 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
4 plays 61 yards, 1:57 (15.3 yards per play)
37
TD3:34Karl Miller 8 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
4 plays 15 yards, 2:09 (3.8 yards per play)
314
Second QuarterVSUGS
TD11:34Ernest Thompson 1 yard run (Mike Dowis Kick)
10 plays 31 yards, 4:49 (3.1 yards per play)
321
Third QuarterVSUGS
TD4:35Ernest Thompson 51 yard pass from Raymond Gross (Mike Dowis Kick)
4 plays 65 yards, 1:50 (16.3 yards per play)
328
Fourth QuarterVSUGS
FG8:57David Cool 46 yard field goal
12 plays 72 yards, 4:10 (6.0 yards per play)
331
TD0:05Willie Osborne 35 yard pass from Tye Cottle (Jack McTyre Kick)
4 plays 49 yards, 1:39 (12.3 yards per play)
1031
Final Score1031
Lead Changes1
Ties0
Largest Lead28
Largest Deficit3
Time Leading52:59
Time Trailing1:57