Virginia Tech
Hokies
10
Final
40
South Carolina
Gamecocks
1234T
Virginia Tech (1-4) 0100010
South Carolina (3-2) 14761340
  • October 10, 1987
    Williams-Brice, Columbia, S.C.
  • Kickoff time: 1:30 pm
  • End of Game: 4:15 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 2:45
  • Temperature: 73
  • Wind: 7 mph NE
  • Weather: Clear skies, 45% hum
  • Attendance: 73,150
  • Referee: C.C. Dailey
  • Umpire: Tommy Rose
  • Linesman: Doug Foley
  • Line judge: Van Golmont
  • Back judge: Gerald Hodges
  • Field judge: Jack Rhoads
  • Side judge: Mike Looney

Scoring Summary

First QuarterVTSC
TD12:45Ryan Bethea 20 yd Pass From Todd Ellis (Eric Markle Kick)07
TD00:07Sterling Sharpe 3 yd Rush (Eric Markle Kick)014
Second QuarterVTSC
TD09:21Earnie Jones 4 yd Rush (Chris Kinzer Kick)714
TD03:51Sterling Sharpe 3 yd Rush (Eric Markle Kick)721
FG00:00Chris Kinzer 19 yd Field Goal1021
Third QuarterVTSC
FG09:54Eric Markle 27 yd Field Goal1024
FG02:03Eric Markle 22 yd Field Goal1027
Fourth QuarterVTSC
FG13:09Eric Markle 30 yd Field Goal1030
TD10:30Sterling Sharpe 17 yd Rush (Eric Markle Kick)1037
FG04:32Eric Markle 31 yd Field Goal1040

Team Stats

VT SC
FIRST DOWNS 10 29
  Rushing 7 8
  Passing 3 19
  Penalty 0 2
NET YARDS RUSHING 86 151
  Rushing Attempts 30 32
  Average Per Rush 2.9 4.7
  Rushing Touchdowns 1 3
  Yards Gained Rushing 101 165
  Yards Lost Rushing 15 14
NET YARDS PASSING 101 351
  Completions-Attempts-Int 16-31-2 29-47-0
  Average Per Attempt 3.3 7.5
  Average Per Completion 6.3 12.1
  Passing Touchdowns 0 1
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 187 502
  Total offense plays 61 79
  Average Gain Per Play 3.1 6.4
Fumbles: Number-Lost 1-0 5-3
Penalties: Number-Yards 8-76 6-47
PUNTS-YARDS 8-341 2-99
  Average Yards Per Punt 42.6 49.5
  Net Yards Per Punt 36.9 44.0
  Inside 20 2 1
  50+ Yards 2 1
  Touchbacks 0 0
  Fair catch 0 0
VT SC
KICKOFFS-YARDS 2-103 9-530
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 51.5 58.9
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 43.5 40.0
  Touchbacks 0 2
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 2-11-0 6-46-0
  Average Per Return 5.5 7.7
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 6-130-0 1-16-0
  Average Per Return 21.7 16.0
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 2-4-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 28:02 31:58
  1st Quarter 06:38 08:22
  2nd Quarter 09:37 05:23
  3rd Quarter 05:23 09:37
  4th Quarter 06:24 08:36
Third-Down Conversions 3 of 14 6 of 13
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 0 1 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 2-2 8-8
  Touchdowns 1-2 4-8
  Field Goals 1-1 4-4
Sacks By: Number-Yards 0-0 3-13
PAT Kicks 1-1 4-4
Field Goals 1-3 4-4

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Jon Jeffries 824123082.9
Earnie Jones 821021152.6
Sean Donnelly 320020096.7
Lamar Smith 11301301313.0
Myron Richardson 11001001010.0
Ralph Brown 2303021.5
Malcolm Blacken 1303033.0
Erik Chapman 6714-706-1.2
Total3010115861132.9
South Carolina Rushing
Keith Bing 8580580127.3
Sterling Sharpe 6271263174.3
Greg Welch 22602601713.0
Hardin Brown 12002002020.0
Alex Murdaugh 2909084.5
Ken Watson 2808054.0
Todd Ellis 81385070.6
Dickie DeMasi 2404042.0
Kevin White 105-500-5.0
Total32165141513204.7
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Erik Chapman 16-31-21010193
Total16-31-21010193
South Carolina Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Todd Ellis 25-41-03341300
Dickie DeMasi 4-6-0170190
Total29-47-03511300
Virginia Tech Receiving
Steve Johnson 73008
Karl Borden 445019
Jon Jeffries 21709
Sean Donnelly 2206
Myron Richardson 1707
Total16101019
South Carolina Receiving
Kevin White 9102027
Danny Smith 5101030
Ryan Bethea 574123
Sterling Sharpe 441013
George Rush 223019
Hardin Brown 110010
Vic McConnell 1-1100
Carl Platt 1505
Keith Bing 1606
Total29351130
Virginia Tech Punting
Tony Romero 834142.65620
Total834142.65620
South Carolina Punting
Rodney Price 29949.55310
Total29949.55310
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Myron Richardson 211624427000
Jon Jeffries 00037240000
Jeff Roberts 00011414000
Total2116613040000
South Carolina All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Robert Robinson 000000100
Hardin Brown 395000000
Sterling Sharpe 33730000000
Kevin White 00011616000
Norman Floyd 000000144
Total6463011616244
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Jon Jeffries 23177200112
Myron Richardson 1074411072
Karl Borden 04500045
Steve Johnson 03000030
Sean Donnelly 20200022
Earnie Jones 21000021
Jeff Roberts 00140014
Lamar Smith 13000013
Ralph Brown 300003
Malcolm Blacken 300003
Erik Chapman -70000-7
Total86101130110328
South Carolina All Purpose
Kevin White -51021600113
Sterling Sharpe 26410370104
Danny Smith 0101000101
Ryan Bethea 07400074
Keith Bing 58600064
Hardin Brown 201009039
Greg Welch 26000026
George Rush 02300023
Alex Murdaugh 900009
Ken Watson 800008
Todd Ellis 500005
Carl Platt 050005
Norman Floyd 000044
Dickie DeMasi 400004
Robert Robinson 000000
Vic McConnell 0-11000-11
Total15135116464568
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Chris Kinzer 113:4952Missed
Chris Kinzer 200:0019Good
Chris Kinzer 307:0050Missed
South Carolina Field Goal Attempts
Eric Markle 309:5427Good
Eric Markle 302:0322Good
Eric Markle 413:0930Good
Eric Markle 404:3231Good
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Chris Kinzer 21030051.5
Total21030051.5
South Carolina Kickoffs
Eric Markle 95302058.9
Total95302058.9
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Myron Richardson 10
South Carolina Fumbles
Todd Ellis 33
Hardin Brown 10
Ryan Bethea 10
Keith Bing 10

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1SC3714:42FUMBSC3413:49FGA4-30:53
1VT2412:45KOVT4908:35PUNT6-254:10
1VT3006:30PUNTVT3405:02PUNT3-41:28
1VT2000:07KOVT3713:22PUNT5-171:45
2SC4212:55FUMBSC0009:21TD8-423:34
2VT1407:44PUNTVT2007:07PUNT3-60:37
2VT2003:51KOVT3602:06INT4-161:45
2SC2602:03FUMBSC0215:00FG8-242:03
3VT4215:00KOVT5013:29PUNT3-81:31
3VT2109:54KOSC3307:00FGA8-462:54
3VT3102:03KOVT3301:05INT3-20:58
4VT0613:09KOVT0511:04PUNT3--12:05
4VT2210:30KOVT1408:57PUNT3--81:33
4VT2404:32KOVT1801:46PUNT3--62:46
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession06:3809:3705:2306:2416:1511:4728:02
Third Down Conversions1/42/40/30/33/80/63/14
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/00/00/00/0
South Carolina Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1SC3615:00KOSC3714:42FUMB1-10:18
1SC5013:49FGAVT0012:45TD3-501:04
1SC1308:35PUNTSC2306:30PUNT4-102:05
1SC2905:02PUNTVT0000:07TD12-714:55
2SC2013:22PUNTSC4212:55FUMB2-220:27
2SC3709:21KOSC4507:44PUNT4-81:37
2SC2807:07PUNTVT0003:51TD9-723:16
2SC2702:06INTSC2602:03FUMB1--10:03
3SC1813:29PUNTVT1009:54FG10-723:35
3SC3307:00FGAVT0502:03FG12-624:57
3SC4701:05INTVT1313:09FG9-402:56
4VT4011:04PUNTVT0010:30TD2-400:34
4VT4608:57PUNTVT1404:32FG10-324:25
4SC2501:46PUNTSC3700:00HALF3-121:46
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession08:2205:2309:3708:3613:4518:1331:58
Third Down Conversions2/40/12/42/42/54/86/13
Fourth Down Conversions1/10/00/00/01/10/01/1

Defense

Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Scott Hill 410141.0/4-------
Jimmy Whitten 3691.0/11.0/3------
Eddie Neel 448--------
Roger Brown 268-----1--
John Granby 527--------
Joe Ledbetter 527--------
Carter Wiley 6-6--------
Scott Rice 6-6--------
Leslie Bailey 426--------
Randy Cockrell 426-----1--
Bobby Martin 4151.0/5-------
Al Wiley -55---1-0----
Jock Jones 415--------
Greg Drew -44---1-0----
Chuck Watson 224--1-----
Brian McCall 123--------
Rodney Varney 112--------
Darwin Herdman 112--------
Randolph Kidd 2-2--------
Chris Matheny -11--------
Nate Bradley -11---1-0----
Sean Donnelly 1-1--------
Victor Jones -11--------
Will Gowin --0-----1--
Total59541133.0/10-13-0-3
South Carolina Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Matt McKernan 549--------
Scott Windsor 437---1-0----
Robert Robinson 527----1-0---
Brad Edwards 336-----1--
Derrick Little 246-----1--
Roy Hart 336--------
Greg Philpot 325--------
Norman Floyd 325----1-41--
Ken Sally 415--------
Tim High 325--------
Mike Tolbert 3141.0/81.0/8------
Ron Rabune 134--------
Brendan McCormack 2131.0/11.0/1------
Shed Diggs 123--------
Curtis Kilgore 112--------
Derrick Frazier 112--------
Ricky Daniels -22--------
Kurt Wilson 112--------
Joe Addison 1-1--------
Patrick Hinton -11--------
Cornell Gilmore -11--------
Tom Chalkin 1-11.0/41.0/4------
Alex Murdaugh 1-1--------
Kevin Hendrix -11--------
Steve Strowder -11--------
Jim Pepe -11--------
Total4843913.0/133.0/131-02-43

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
SC Captains: 6-White, 29-Floyd, & 94-Chaikin
VT Captains: 16-Chapman, 36-Wiley, 61-Fitzhugh, and 91-Drew.
VT wins the toss and defers. SC will receive in the North goal.
Kinzer,C. kickoff 45 yards to the SC20, White,K. return 16 yards to the SC36.
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at SC36Ellis,T. rush for 1 yard to the SC37, fumble by Ellis,T. recovered by VT Wiley,C. at SC37.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 1 yards, TOP 0:18
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:42.
1 and 10 at SC37Chapman,E. pass incomplete (Edwards,B.).
2 and 10 at SC37Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 3 yards to the SC34 (Robinson,R.).
3 and 7 at SC34Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Jeffries,J..
4 and 7 at SC34Kinzer,C. field goal attempt from 52 MISSED - wide right, spot at SC35, clock 13:49, PENALTY VT unsportsmanlike conduct 15 yards to the 50 yardline, 1st and 10, SC ball on 50 yardline.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 3 yards, TOP 0:53
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 13:49.
1 and 10 at SC50Ellis,T. pass complete to Smith,D. for 23 yards to the VT27, 1ST DOWN SC (Wiley,C.).
1 and 10 at VT27Bing,K. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT20 (Bailey,L.).
2 and 3 at VT20Ellis,T. pass complete to Bethea,R. for 20 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:45.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 62 yards to the VT3, Jeffries,J. return 21 yards to the VT24 (High,T.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 50 yards, TOP 1:04
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:45.
1 and 10 at VT24Jones,E. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT26 (Hart,R.).
2 and 8 at VT26Chapman,E. rush quarterback scramble for no gain to the VT26 (Diggs,S.).
3 and 8 at VT26Chapman,E. pass complete to Borden,K. for 15 yards to the VT41, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at VT41Jeffries,J. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT43 (McKernan,M.).
2 and 8 at VT43Chapman,E. pass complete to Borden,K. for 5 yards to the VT48 (Floyd,N.).
3 and 3 at VT48Chapman,E. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT49 (Frazier,D.).
4 and 2 at VT49Romero,T. punt 38 yards to the SC13, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 25 yards, TOP 4:10
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 08:35.
1 and 10 at SC13Ellis,T. pass complete to Sharpe,S. for 7 yards to the SC20 (Bailey,L.).
2 and 3 at SC20Bing,K. rush up middle for 12 yards to the SC32, 1ST DOWN SC (Neel,E.).
1 and 10 at SC32Ellis,T. pass complete to Brown,H. for 31 yards to the VT37 (Granby,J.), PENALTY SC pass interference 15 yards to the SC17, NO PLAY.
2 and 25 at SC17Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Smith,D..
3 and 25 at SC17Ellis,T. pass complete to Bing,K. for 6 yards to the SC23 (Hill,S.).
4 and 19 at SC23Price,R. punt 53 yards to the VT24, Richardson,M. return 6 yards to the VT30.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 10 yards, TOP 2:05
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:30.
1 and 10 at VT30Jeffries,J. rush left for 4 yards to the VT34 (Windsor,S.).
2 and 6 at VT34Chapman,E. pass incomplete (Little,D.).
3 and 6 at VT34Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for no gain to the VT34 (Edwards,B.).
4 and 6 at VT34Romero,T. punt 43 yards to the SC23, Sharpe,S. return 6 yards to the SC29.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 1:28
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 05:02.
1 and 10 at SC29Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 9 yards to the SC38 (Rice,S.).
2 and 1 at SC38Ellis,T. pass complete to Sharpe,S. for 13 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN SC (Rice,S.).
1 and 10 at VT49Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 7 yards to the VT42 (Neel,E.).
2 and 3 at VT42Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S..
3 and 3 at VT42Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 13 yards to the VT29, 1ST DOWN SC (Neel,E.).
1 and 10 at VT29Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S..
2 and 10 at VT29Bing,K. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT22 (Bailey,L.).
3 and 3 at VT22Ellis,T. pass complete to Brown,H. for 10 yards to the VT12, 1ST DOWN SC (Wiley,C.).
1 and 10 at VT12Bing,K. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT7, fumble by Bing,K. recovered by SC Bing,K. at VT7.
2 and 5 at VT07Sharpe,S. rush left for 4 yards to the VT3 (Hill,S.).
3 and 1 at VT03Sharpe,S. rush up middle for no gain to the VT3.
4 and 1 at VT03Sharpe,S. rush over left tackle for 3 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:07, PENALTY VT offside defense declined.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 12 plays, 71 yards, TOP 4:55
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:07.
1 and 10 at VT20Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 8 yards to the VT28 (Floyd,N.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech006:3801011-40-05-95-8-0-311-15
South Carolina1408:2225072-41-18-399-12-0-1081-15
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 2 at VT28Jeffries,J. rush left for 3 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN VT (Floyd,N.).
1 and 10 at VT31Jeffries,J. rush right for 6 yards to the VT37 (Robinson,R.).
2 and 4 at VT37Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Richardson,M. (Floyd,N.).
3 and 4 at VT37Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Richardson,M..
4 and 4 at VT37Romero,T. punt 44 yards to the SC19, Sharpe,S. return 1 yards to the SC20.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 17 yards, TOP 1:45
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 13:22.
1 and 10 at SC20Ellis,T. middle pass complete to Smith,D. for 24 yards to the SC44, 1ST DOWN SC (Brown,R.).
1 and 10 at SC44Ellis,T. rush for loss of 2 yards to the SC42, fumble by Ellis,T. recovered by VT Drew,G. at SC42.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 22 yards, TOP 0:27
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:55.
1 and 10 at SC42Jeffries,J. rush left for loss of 1 yard to the SC43 (Philpot,G.).
2 and 11 at SC43Chapman,E. pass complete to Jeffries,J. for 8 yards to the SC35 (McKernan,M.).
3 and 3 at SC35Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 5 yards to the SC30, 1ST DOWN VT (Robinson,R.).
1 and 10 at SC30Jones,E. rush up middle for 6 yards to the SC24 (High,T.).
2 and 4 at SC24Jones,E. rush up middle for 9 yards to the SC15, 1ST DOWN VT (McKernan,M.).
1 and 10 at SC15Richardson,M. rush reverse for 10 yards to the SC5, 1ST DOWN VT (Robinson,R.).
1 and Goal at SC05Jeffries,J. rush left for 1 yard to the SC4 (Floyd,N.).
2 and Goal at SC04Jones,E. rush up middle for 4 yards to the SC0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:21.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Kinzer,C. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Kinzer,C. kickoff 58 yards to the SC7, Sharpe,S. return 30 yards to the SC37.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 42 yards, TOP 3:34
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 09:21.
1 and 10 at SC37Ellis,T. pass complete to Bethea,R. for 10 yards to the SC47, 1ST DOWN SC (Rice,S.).
1 and 10 at SC47Ellis,T. pass incomplete (Hill,S.).
2 and 10 at SC47Ellis,T. rush for loss of 2 yards to the SC45 (Hill,S.).
3 and 12 at SC45Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S..
4 and 12 at SC45Price,R. punt 46 yards to the VT9, Richardson,M. return 5 yards to the VT14.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 8 yards, TOP 1:37
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 07:44.
1 and 10 at VT14Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Johnson,S..
2 and 10 at VT14Chapman,E. pass complete to Donnelly,S. for 6 yards to the VT20 (Sally,K.).
3 and 4 at VT20Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Johnson,S..
4 and 4 at VT20Romero,T. punt 52 yards to the SC28, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 0:37
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 07:07.
1 and 10 at SC28Ellis,T. rush left for 7 yards to the SC35 (Neel,E.).
2 and 3 at SC35Ellis,T. pass complete to Bethea,R. for 16 yards to the VT49, fumble by Bethea,R. recovered by SC TEAM at VT49, 1ST DOWN SC, out-of-bounds.
1 and 10 at VT49Ellis,T. pass incomplete to White,K..
2 and 10 at VT49Ellis,T. pass complete to Bethea,R. for 49 yards to the VT0, fumble by Bethea,R. recovered by VT Team at VT0, touchback, PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the VT34, 1ST DOWN SC, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT34Bing,K. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT27 (Ledbetter,J.).
2 and 3 at VT27Bing,K. rush up middle for 8 yards to the VT19, 1ST DOWN SC (Ledbetter,J.).
1 and 10 at VT19Ellis,T. pass incomplete to White,K..
2 and 10 at VT19PENALTY SC delay of game 5 yards to the VT24.
2 and 15 at VT24Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 18 yards to the VT6, 1ST DOWN SC (Brown,R.).
1 and Goal at VT06Bing,K. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT3 (Drew,G.).
2 and Goal at VT03Sharpe,S. rush over left tackle for 3 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:51.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
1 and Goal at SC35PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the 50 yardline.
Markle,E. kickoff 50 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 72 yards, TOP 3:16
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:51.
1 and 10 at VT20Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 5 yards to the VT25 (Robinson,R.).
2 and 5 at VT25Jeffries,J. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT32, 1ST DOWN VT (McKernan,M.).
1 and 10 at VT32Jones,E. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT36 (Little,D.).
2 and 6 at VT36Chapman,E. pass intercepted by Robinson,R. at the SC27, Robinson,R. return 0 yards to the SC27.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 16 yards, TOP 1:45
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 02:06.
1 and 10 at SC27Ellis,T. rush for loss of 1 yard to the SC26, fumble by Ellis,T. recovered by VT Bradley,N. at SC26.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, -1 yards, TOP 0:03
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:03.
1 and 10 at SC26Chapman,E. pass complete to Jeffries,J. for 9 yards to the SC17 (Philpot,G.).
2 and 1 at SC17Jones,E. rush up middle for no gain to the SC17 (High,T.).
3 and 1 at SC17Jones,E. rush up middle for 3 yards to the SC14, 1ST DOWN VT (McKernan,M.).
1 and 10 at SC14Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 6 yards to the SC8 (Robinson,R.).
2 and 4 at SC08Jones,E. rush up middle for 5 yards to the SC3, 1ST DOWN VT (Edwards,B.).
1 and Goal at SC03Jones,E. rush up middle for 1 yard to the SC2 (Wilson,K.).
2 and Goal at SC02Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Johnson,S. (Edwards,B.).
3 and Goal at SC02Kinzer,C. field goal attempt from 19 GOOD, clock 00:00.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech1009:3761072-40-014-586-12-1-392-30
South Carolina705:2314160-10-08-234-8-0-681-5
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, SC ball on SC35.
Markle,E. kickoff 63 yards to the VT2, Jeffries,J. return 40 yards to the VT42 (High,T.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 24 yards, TOP 2:03
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT42Jones,E. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT44 (Hart,R.).
2 and 8 at VT44Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Richardson,M., PENALTY VT illegal procedure declined.
3 and 8 at VT44Chapman,E. rush quarterback scramble for 6 yards to the 50 yardline (McKernan,M.).
4 and 2 at VT50Romero,T. punt 35 yards to the SC15, Brown,H. return 3 yards to the SC18.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 1:31
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 13:29.
1 and 10 at SC18PENALTY SC illegal motion 5 yards to the SC13.
1 and 15 at SC13Ellis,T. pass complete to Smith,D. for 30 yards to the SC43, 1ST DOWN SC.
1 and 10 at SC43Ellis,T. pass complete to Sharpe,S. for 8 yards to the VT49 (Stokes,D.).
2 and 2 at VT49White,K. rush for loss of 5 yards to the SC46 (Martin,B.).
3 and 7 at SC46Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 8 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN SC (Jones,V.).
1 and 10 at VT46Bing,K. rush over right tackle for 9 yards to the VT37 (Neel,E.).
2 and 1 at VT37Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 27 yards to the VT10, 1ST DOWN SC (Rice,S.).
1 and Goal at VT10Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Brown,H..
2 and Goal at VT10Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S..
3 and Goal at VT10Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S..
4 and Goal at VT10Markle,E. field goal attempt from 27 GOOD, clock 09:54.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 55 yards to the VT10, Jeffries,J. return 11 yards to the VT21.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 72 yards, TOP 3:35
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:54.
1 and 10 at VT21Smith,L. rush up middle for 13 yards to the VT34, 1ST DOWN VT (Philpot,G.).
1 and 10 at VT34Chapman,E. pass complete to Borden,K. for 6 yards to the VT40.
2 and 4 at VT40Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 3 yards to the VT43 (Edwards,B.).
3 and 1 at VT43PENALTY SC offside defense 5 yards to the VT48, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at VT48Chapman,E. pass complete to Borden,K. for 19 yards to the SC33, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at SC33Jeffries,J. rush left for no gain to the SC33 (Edwards,B.).
2 and 10 at SC33Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Borden,K..
3 and 10 at SC33Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Richardson,M..
4 and 10 at SC33Kinzer,C. field goal attempt from 50 MISSED - wide right, spot at SC33, clock 07:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 46 yards, TOP 2:54
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 07:00.
1 and 10 at SC33Murdaugh,A. rush up middle for 1 yard to the SC34 (Drew,G.).
2 and 9 at SC34PENALTY VT illegal procedure 5 yards to the SC39.
2 and 4 at SC39Ellis,T. pass complete to Bethea,R. for 6 yards to the SC45, 1ST DOWN SC.
1 and 10 at SC45Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Brown,H..
2 and 10 at SC45Ellis,T. pass complete to Smith,D. for 11 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN SC (Rice,S.).
1 and 10 at VT44Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Bethea,R..
2 and 10 at VT44Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Smith,D..
3 and 10 at VT44Ellis,T. pass complete to Sharpe,S. for 13 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN SC (Wiley,C.).
1 and 10 at VT31Brown,H. rush for 20 yards to the VT11, 1ST DOWN SC (Whitten,J.).
1 and 10 at VT11Ellis,T. rush left for 2 yards to the VT9 (Cockrell,R.).
2 and 8 at VT09Ellis,T. rush quarterback scramble for 1 yard to the VT8 (Good,R.).
3 and 7 at VT08Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S., PENALTY VT face mask 4 yards to the VT4, NO PLAY.
3 and 3 at VT04Sharpe,S. rush for loss of 1 yard to the VT5.
4 and 4 at VT05Markle,E. field goal attempt from 22 GOOD, clock 02:03.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 61 yards to the VT4, Richardson,M. return 27 yards to the VT31, fumble by Richardson,M. recovered by VT Team at VT31.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 12 plays, 62 yards, TOP 4:57
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:03.
1 and 10 at VT31Brown,Ra. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT33 (McKernan,M.).
2 and 8 at VT33Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Borden,K..
3 and 8 at VT33Chapman,E. pass intercepted by Floyd,N. at the SC43, Floyd,N. return 4 yards to the SC47.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 0:58
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 01:05.
1 and 10 at SC47Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Bethea,R..
2 and 10 at SC47Ellis,T. pass complete to Smith,D. for 15 yards to the VT38, 1ST DOWN SC (Neel,E.).
1 and 10 at VT38Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 3 yards to the VT35 (Neel,E.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech005:2311130-30-05-233-8-1-282-9
South Carolina609:3717082-40-07-279-16-0-1212-10
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 7 at VT35Murdaugh,A. rush right for 8 yards to the VT27, 1ST DOWN SC (Granby,J.).
1 and 10 at VT27Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 13 yards to the VT14, 1ST DOWN SC (Neel,E.).
1 and 10 at VT14Ellis,T. pass complete to White,K. for 3 yards to the VT11 (Wiley,C.).
2 and 7 at VT11Ellis,T. pass incomplete to Sharpe,S..
3 and 7 at VT11Ellis,T. rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT13.
4 and 9 at VT13Markle,E. field goal attempt from 30 GOOD, clock 13:09.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 59 yards to the VT6, Jeffries,J. return 0 yards to the VT6.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 40 yards, TOP 2:56
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:09.
Jefferies fell down on the return.
1 and 10 at VT06Chapman,E. pass complete to Richardson,M. for 7 yards to the VT13 (Floyd,N.).
2 and 3 at VT13Chapman,E. pass complete to Donnelly,S. for loss of 4 yards to the VT9 (Sally,K.).
3 and 7 at VT09Chapman,E. sacked for loss of 4 yards to the VT5 (Chalkin,T.).
4 and 11 at VT05Romero,T. punt 36 yards to the VT41, White,K. return 1 yards to the VT40.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -1 yards, TOP 2:05
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 11:04.
1 and 10 at VT40Ellis,T. pass complete to Bethea,R. for 23 yards to the VT17, 1ST DOWN SC (Granby,J.).
1 and 10 at VT17Sharpe,S. rush left for 17 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SC, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:30.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 57 yards to the VT8, Roberts,J. return 14 yards to the VT22 (Rabune,R.), PENALTY VT personal foul off-setting, PENALTY SC personal foul off-setting.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 40 yards, TOP 0:34
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:30.
1 and 10 at VT22Brown,Ra. rush left for 1 yard to the VT23 (McKernan,M.).
2 and 9 at VT23Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Borden,K..
3 and 9 at VT23Chapman,E. sacked for loss of 9 yards to the VT14 (Tolbert,M.).
4 and 18 at VT14Romero,T. punt 37 yards to the SC49, Brown,H. return 5 yards to the VT46, fumble by Brown,H. recovered by SC TEAM at VT46.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -8 yards, TOP 1:33
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 08:57.
1 and 10 at VT46Welch,G. rush left for 4 yards to the VT42, PENALTY SC holding 10 yards to the SC48.
1 and 16 at SC48DeMasi,D. pass complete to Rush,G. for 4 yards to the VT48.
2nd and 13.
2 and 13 at VT48DeMasi,D. pass complete to McConnell,V. for loss of 11 yards to the SC41, DeMasi,D. for no gain to the SC41 (Bailey,L.).
3 and 24 at SC41DeMasi,D. pass incomplete to Rush,G., PENALTY VT offside defense 5 yards to the SC46, NO PLAY.
3 and 19 at SC46DeMasi,D. pass complete to Rush,G. for 19 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN SC.
1 and 10 at VT35Welch,G. rush left for 9 yards to the VT26 (Hill,S.).
2 and 1 at VT26Welch,G. rush up middle for 17 yards to the VT9, 1ST DOWN SC (Rice,S.).
1 and Goal at VT09DeMasi,D. rush up middle for no gain to the VT9.
2 and Goal at VT09DeMasi,D. pass complete to Platt,C. for 5 yards to the VT4.
3 and Goal at VT04PENALTY SC holding 10 yards to the VT14.
3 and Goal at VT14DeMasi,D. pass incomplete to Bethea,R..
4 and Goal at VT14Markle,E. field goal attempt from 31 GOOD, clock 04:32.
Virginia Tech: - South Carolina:
Markle,E. kickoff 58 yards to the VT7, Richardson,M. return 17 yards to the VT24.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 32 yards, TOP 4:25
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:32.
1 and 10 at VT24Blacken,M. rush left for 3 yards to the VT27 (Kilgore,C.).
2 and 7 at VT27Blacken,M. rush up middle for loss of 3 yards to the VT24 (Hart,R.), PENALTY VT illegal block 13 yards to the VT14, NO PLAY.
2 and 20 at VT14Chapman,E. rush for loss of 1 yard to the VT13 (McCormack,B.).
3 and 21 at VT13Donnelly,S. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT18 (Rabune,R.).
4 and 16 at VT18Romero,T. punt 57 yards to the SC25, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -6 yards, TOP 2:46
SOUTH CAROLINA drive start at 01:46.
1 and 10 at SC25DeMasi,D. rush up middle for 4 yards to the SC29.
2 and 6 at SC29Watson,K. rush up middle for 5 yards to the SC34 (Ledbetter,J.).
3 and 1 at SC34Watson,K. rush up middle for 3 yards to the SC37, 1ST DOWN SC (Ledbetter,J.).
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 12 yards, TOP 1:46
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech006:2400000-30-06--52-3-0-32-18
South Carolina1308:3643072-40-010-657-9-0-562-20

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Virginia Tech: 1-Jeff Roberts , 3-Ralph Brown , 4-Chris Kinzer , 6-Roger Brown , 11-Malcolm Blacken , 12-Tony Romero , 16-Erik Chapman , 19-Will Gowin , 20-Karl Borden , 22-Myron Richardson , 25-Sean Donnelly , 26-Danny Eddy , 27-Jon Jeffries , 28-Lamar Smith , 32-Don Stokes , 34-Victor Jones , 35-John Granby , 36-Carter Wiley , 37-Eddie Neel , 38-Scott Rice , 39-Randy Cockrell , 40-Jock Jones , 44-Leslie Bailey , 49-Earnie Jones , 65-Nate Bradley , 66-Scott Hill , 68-Rodney Good , 74-Al Wiley , 76-Chris Matheny , 80-Brian McCall , 87-Steve Johnson , 88-Darwin Herdman , 90-Bobby Martin , 91-Greg Drew , 92-Randolph Kidd , 94-Rodney Varney , 95-Joe Ledbetter , 96-Jimmy Whitten , 98-Chuck Watson .

South Carolina - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

South Carolina: 1-Ryan Bethea , 2-Sterling Sharpe , 5-Eric Markle , 6-Kevin White , 9-Todd Ellis , 11-Hardin Brown , 13-Dickie DeMasi , 14-George Rush , 15-Ron Rabune , 18-Carl Platt , 20-Scott Windsor , 21-Jim Pepe , 24-Alex Murdaugh , 25-Greg Philpot , 26-Keith Bing , 27-Brad Edwards , 29-Norman Floyd , 30-Cornell Gilmore , 31-Rodney Price , 32-Ken Watson , 36-Robert Robinson , 40-Ken Sally , 41-Danny Smith , 42-Shed Diggs , 46-Patrick Hinton , 48-Matt McKernan , 49-Greg Welch , 51-Tim High , 54-Roy Hart , 58-Joe Addison , 83-Vic McConnell , 87-Mike Tolbert , 89-Curtis Kilgore , 90-Derrick Frazier , 91-Ricky Daniels , 92-Kurt Wilson , 94-Tom Chalkin , 95-Brendan McCormack , 96-Steve Strowder , 98-Kevin Hendrix , 99-Derrick Little .