Indianapolis Star
College Football
BOXSCORE
Georgia Southern 37, South Carolina State 6
When: 6:00 PM   ET ,  Saturday, September 1, 2018
Where: Allen E. Paulson Stadium, Statesboro, Georgia
Attendance: 15260
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
South Carolina State 0 0 6 0 6
Georgia Southern 13 3 7 14 37
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 2:43
Georgia Southern   TD  Georgia Southern 6 - South Carolina State 0
Monteo Garrett 1 yd. run (pass failed)
1st Quarter - 0:36
Georgia Southern   TD  Georgia Southern 13 - South Carolina State 0
Shai Werts 23 yd. run (Tyler Bass kick)
2nd Quarter - 1:54
Georgia Southern   FG  Georgia Southern 16 - South Carolina State 0
Tyler Bass 19 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 10:20
Georgia Southern   TD  Georgia Southern 23 - South Carolina State 0
Wesley Fields 1 yd. run (Tyler Bass kick)
3rd Quarter - 1:08
South Carolina State   TD  Georgia Southern 23 - South Carolina State 6
Tyrece Nick 2 yd. run (kick failed)
4th Quarter - 10:30
Georgia Southern   TD  Georgia Southern 30 - South Carolina State 6
Shai Werts 13 yd. run (Tyler Bass kick)
4th Quarter - 4:27
Georgia Southern   TD  Georgia Southern 37 - South Carolina State 6
Shai Werts 14 yd. run (Tyler Bass kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  South Carolina State Georgia Southern
W‑L 0 - 1 - 0 1 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0
Team Stats
  South Carolina State Georgia Southern
Score 6 37
1st Downs 10 19
3rd Down Efficiency 4-for-12
33%
7-for-12
58%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1
100%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 151 348
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 42-120 53-319
Average/Rush 2.9 6.0
Passing
Comp-Att 2-10 5-7
Passing Yards 31 29
Average/Pass Play 2.4 4.1
Penalties-Yards 3-35 2-10
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 1-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 25:38 34:22
PLAYER STATS
South Carolina State (0 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Ford Jr. 1/6 17 0 1
T. Nick 1/3 14 0 0
C. Fields 0/1 0 0 0
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
S. Werts 5/7 29 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
T. Nick 21 66 3.1 1
O. Cummings 7 31 4.4 0
D. James 9 28 3.1 0
L. Morris 1 2 2.0 0
J. Jenkins 1 1 1.0 0
C. Fields 1 0 0.0 0
D. Ford Jr. 1 -7 -7.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
S. Werts 22 163 7.4 3
M. Laroche 3 39 13.0 0
W. Fields 12 32 2.7 1
M. Garrett 7 27 3.9 1
L. Wright 3 23 7.7 0
W. Kennedy III 1 22 22.0 0
G. Walker 5 13 2.6 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
W. Vereen 1 17 17.0 0
D. Burroughs 1 14 14.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
W. Fields 1 12 12.0 0
W. Kennedy III 1 8 8.0 0
E. Richardson 1 5 5.0 0
C. Ransom 2 4 2.0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
T. Reese 1 4 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
D. Cooper 1.0 8.0
Q. Griffin 0.5 1.0
T. Reese 0.5 1.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
D. Cooper 1.0 8.0
K. Vildor 1.0 4.0
R. Byrd 1.0 2.0
R. Johnson III 1.0 2.0
Q. Griffin 0.5 1.0
T. Reese 0.5 1.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles