Virginia Tech
Hokies
38
Final
57
Tulane
Green Wave
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Virginia Tech (1-6) 07102138
Tulane (4-3) 1416131457
  • October 24, 1987
    Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, La.
  • Kickoff time: 7:33 pm
  • End of Game: 10:25 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 2:52
  • Temperature: 72
  • Wind: None
  • Weather: Indoors
  • Attendance: 31,280
  • Referee: Bob Cooper
  • Umpire: Andy Pressgrove
  • Linesman: Dick Tyndall
  • Line judge: Joe Pipkin, Sr.
  • Back judge: Grady Ray
  • Field judge: Jack Rhoads
  • Side judge: Wilson Gosier

Scoring Summary

First QuarterVTTUL
TD08:59Marvin Allen 4 yd Rush (Todd Wiggins Kick)07
TD08:39Melvin Adams 4 yd Rush (Todd Wiggins Kick)014
Second QuarterVTTUL
TD14:51Marc Zeno 7 yd Pass From Terrence Jones (Todd Wiggins Kick)021
TD09:34Marvin Allen 4 yd Rush (Todd Wiggins Kick Failed)027
TD08:42Steve Johnson 59 yd Pass From Erik Chapman (Chris Kinzer Kick)727
FG00:15Todd Wiggins 20 yd Field Goal730
Third QuarterVTTUL
TD14:47Michael Pierce 89 yd Kickoff Return (Todd Wiggins Kick)737
FG09:47Chris Kinzer 32 yd Field Goal1037
TD09:25Marvin Allen 76 yd Pass From Terrence Jones (Todd Wiggins Kick Failed)1043
TD00:56Myron Richardson 7 yd Pass From Erik Chapman (Chris Kinzer Kick)1743
Fourth QuarterVTTUL
TD13:55Marvin Allen 1 yd Rush (Todd Wiggins Kick)1750
TD12:54Jerome McIntosh 16 yd Pass From Terrence Jones (Todd Wiggins Kick)1757
TD10:16Ralph Brown 6 yd Rush (Chris Kinzer Kick)2457
TD06:56Lamar Smith 2 yd Rush (Chris Kinzer Kick)3157
TD00:00Nick Cullen 15 yd Pass From Chris Baucia (Chris Kinzer Kick)3857

Team Stats

VT TUL
FIRST DOWNS 26 25
  Rushing 17 7
  Passing 8 15
  Penalty 1 3
NET YARDS RUSHING 248 118
  Rushing Attempts 54 40
  Average Per Rush 4.6 3.0
  Rushing Touchdowns 2 4
  Yards Gained Rushing 272 141
  Yards Lost Rushing 24 23
NET YARDS PASSING 208 362
  Completions-Attempts-Int 13-22-2 21-26-0
  Average Per Attempt 9.5 13.9
  Average Per Completion 16.0 17.2
  Passing Touchdowns 3 3
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 456 480
  Total offense plays 76 66
  Average Gain Per Play 6.0 7.3
Fumbles: Number-Lost 2-1 3-2
Penalties: Number-Yards 7-45 2-20
PUNTS-YARDS 5-189 3-90
  Average Yards Per Punt 37.8 30.0
  Net Yards Per Punt 30.6 29.7
  Inside 20 0 1
  50+ Yards 0 0
  Touchbacks 1 0
  Fair catch 0 2
VT TUL
KICKOFFS-YARDS 6-339 10-489
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 56.5 48.9
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 28.2 34.9
  Touchbacks 0 0
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 1-1-0 3-16-0
  Average Per Return 1.0 5.3
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 10-140-0 6-170-1
  Average Per Return 14.0 28.3
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 2-72-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 34:17 25:43
  1st Quarter 06:18 08:42
  2nd Quarter 05:35 09:25
  3rd Quarter 11:12 03:48
  4th Quarter 11:12 03:48
Third-Down Conversions 5 of 14 8 of 13
Fourth-Down Conversions 3 of 3 0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 5-5 7-8
  Touchdowns 4-5 6-8
  Field Goals 1-1 1-1
Sacks By: Number-Yards 2-16 3-16
PAT Kicks 5-5 6-8
Field Goals 1-1 1-1

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Ralph Brown 1711001101216.5
Lamar Smith 8430431125.4
Jon Jeffries 8310310123.9
Sean Donnelly 4290290167.3
Earnie Jones 726026073.7
Rich Fox 412012063.0
Erik Chapman 5211650161.0
Myron Richardson 108-800-8.0
Total54272242482214.6
Tulane Rushing
Rodney Hunter 1141041073.7
Melvin Adams 8341331174.1
Marvin Allen 722022363.1
Terrence Jones 83413210202.6
Michael Pierce 4826041.5
Deron Smith 227-502-2.5
Total40141231184203.0
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Erik Chapman 11-20-21892593
Chris Baucia 2-2-0191150
Total13-22-22083593
Tulane Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Terrence Jones 21-26-03623761
Deron Smith 0-0-00001
Total21-26-03623762
Virginia Tech Receiving
Myron Richardson 578140
Steve Johnson 495159
Nick Cullen 115115
Earnie Jones 1909
Karl Borden 1707
Ken Barefoot 1404
Total13208359
Tulane Receiving
Marc Zeno 8130149
Maurice Nelson 346021
Jerome McIntosh 351129
James Toney 218010
Marvin Allen 291176
Michael Pierce 111011
Melvin Adams 1909
Rodney Hunter 1606
Total21362376
Virginia Tech Punting
Tony Romero 518937.84601
Total518937.84601
Tulane Punting
Deron Smith 39030.03410
Total39030.03410
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Myron Richardson 11133212000
Jon Jeffries 00036327000
George Bruce 00022814000
Ken Barefoot 00011414000
Rich Fox 000133000
Total1111014027000
Tulane All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Michael Pierce 000516089000
Doug Adams 31611000000
Mitchell Price 00000014545
Rodney Hunter 00011010000
James McKinley 00000012727
Total3161161708927245
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Ralph Brown 1100000110
Myron Richardson -8783210103
Steve Johnson 09500095
Jon Jeffries 310630094
Lamar Smith 43000043
Earnie Jones 26900035
Sean Donnelly 29000029
George Bruce 00280028
Ken Barefoot 04140018
Rich Fox 12030015
Nick Cullen 01500015
Karl Borden 070007
Erik Chapman 500005
Total24820814010597
Tulane All Purpose
Michael Pierce 61116000177
Marc Zeno 0130000130
Marvin Allen 2291000113
Rodney Hunter 416100057
Jerome McIntosh 05100051
Maurice Nelson 04600046
Mitchell Price 00004545
Melvin Adams 33900042
James McKinley 00002727
Terrence Jones 21000021
James Toney 01800018
Doug Adams 00016016
Deron Smith -50000-5
Total1183621701672738
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Chris Kinzer 309:4732Good
Tulane Field Goal Attempts
Todd Wiggins 200:1520Good
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Chris Kinzer 63390056.5
Total63390056.5
Tulane Kickoffs
Todd Wiggins 104890048.9
Total104890048.9
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Myron Richardson 21
Tulane Fumbles
Melvin Adams 22
Doug Adams 10

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT3115:00KOVT3112:42PUNT3-02:18
1VT2308:59KOVT2308:43INT1-00:16
1VT1308:39KOVT2207:32PUNT3-91:07
1VT1104:09PUNTVT1802:21PUNT3-71:48
2VT4814:51KOTUL4612:53PUNT3-61:58
2VT2909:34KOTUL0008:42TD2-710:52
2VT2005:42PUNTTUL2803:02INT7-522:40
2VT2700:15KOVT4200:00HALF2-150:15
3VT3514:47KOTUL1509:47FG11-505:00
3VT3709:25KOVT3808:16PUNT3-11:09
3VT0206:08FUMBTUL0000:56TD12-985:12
4VT1613:55KOVT1613:48FUMB0-00:07
4VT3712:54KOTUL0010:16TD7-632:38
4TUL3409:26FUMBTUL0006:56TD7-342:30
4VT4004:45PUNTTUL0000:00TD13-604:45
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession06:1805:3511:1211:1211:5322:2434:17
Third Down Conversions0/31/23/51/41/54/95/14
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/03/30/03/33/3
Tulane Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1TUL4612:42PUNTVT0008:59TD9-543:43
1VT0408:43INTVT0008:39TD1-40:04
1TUL4107:32PUNTVT3704:09PUNT7-223:23
1VT4902:21PUNTVT0014:51TD8-492:30
2TUL2012:53PUNTVT0009:34TD8-803:19
2TUL3108:42KOVT4905:42PUNT4-203:00
2VT3803:02INTVT0300:15FG9-352:47
3VT0014:47KOVT0014:47TD0-00:00
3TUL2409:47KOVT0009:25TD1-760:22
3TUL2708:16PUNTVT0206:08FUMB6-712:08
3TUL2100:56KOVT0013:48TD6-792:08
4VT1513:48FUMBVT0012:54TD3-150:54
4TUL2410:16KOTUL3409:26FUMB2-100:50
4TUL2206:56KOTUL1704:45PUNT3--52:11
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession08:4209:2503:4803:4818:077:3625:43
Third Down Conversions1/23/51/12/34/73/47/11
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/00/00/00/0

Defense

Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Scott Hill 411151.0/31.0/7------
Joe Ledbetter 21214---1-0----
Greg Drew 5611-1.0/9------
Carter Wiley 6410-----2--
Jimmy Whitten 7291.0/1-------
Randy Cockrell 639--------
Eddie Neel 448--------
Victor Jones 437---1-0----
John Granby 426--------
Bobby Martin 145--------
Roger Brown 415-----1--
Leslie Bailey 134--------
Bo Cothran 123--------
Scott Rice 213--------
Jock Jones 2-21.0/1-------
Chuck Watson 112--------
Al Wiley -22--------
Brian McCall -22--------
Rich Fox 1-1--------
Al Chamblee -11--------
Rodney Varney 1-1--------
Rob Vaughan -11--------
Todd Brown -11--------
Sean Donnelly 1-1--------
Total57661233.0/52.0/162-0-3
Tulane Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Doug Adams 718--------
Richard Harvey 8-8-----1--
Troy Wetzel 538--------
Vincent Mulmore 527-1.0/3------
Fred Davis 527-2.0/13------
Sheldon McCullum 426--------
Leroy Brown 224--------
Richard Sauter 314--------
Tookie Spann 4-4--------
Jay Rink 3-31.0/8-1-----
Mike Riley 112--------
Darron Davis 2-2--------
Mitchell Price 2-2----1-452--
Lonnie Marts 2-2-----1--
Darrell Sherer 2-2---1-0----
Rick Crozier 2-2--------
Darius DeClouette 1-1--------
Eric Racklin 1-1--------
Karl Chambers 1-1--------
Pat Stant 1-1--------
Tony Davis 1-1--------
Jonathan Hulbert 1-1--------
Andrew Treadway -11--------
Thurston Harrison 1-1--------
Darren Sippio 1-1--------
Lenzer Burton 1-1--------
James McKinley -11----1-271--
Total6616821.0/83.0/1611-02-725

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Tulane Captains: 98-Wenzel, 10-Jones, & 45-Spain
VT Captains: 51-Keeffe, 16-Chapman, 87-Johnson, 36-Wiley
Tulane wins toss and defers; VT will receive; Tulane defends South.
TUL ball on TUL35.
Wiggins,T. kickoff 52 yards to the VT13, Jeffries,J. return 18 yards to the VT31 (Crozier,R.).
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT31Jeffries,J. rush left for 3 yards to the VT34 (Sauter,R.).
2 and 7 at VT34Jeffries,J. rush left for 1 yard to the VT35 (Spann,T.;Davis,F.).
3 and 6 at VT35Chapman,E. sacked for loss of 4 yards to the VT31 (Davis,F.).
4 and 10 at VT31Romero,T. punt 34 yards to the TUL35, Adams,D. return 11 yards to the TUL46 (Brown,R.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 2:18
TULANE drive start at 12:42.
1 and 10 at TUL46Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 8 yards to the VT46.
2 and 2 at VT46Hunter,R. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT39, 1ST DOWN TUL (Whitten,J.;Martin,B.).
1 and 10 at VT39Jones,T. pass complete to Hunter,R. for 6 yards to the VT33 (Neel,E.).
2 and 4 at VT33Adams,M. rush over right guard for 3 yards to the VT30 (Ledbetter,J.).
3 and 1 at VT30Adams,M. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT29, 1ST DOWN TUL (Ledbetter,J.).
1 and 10 at VT29Jones,T. pass complete to Allen,M. for 15 yards to the VT14, 1ST DOWN TUL.
1 and 10 at VT14Hunter,R. rush over right guard for 7 yards to the VT7 (Brown,R.).
2 and 3 at VT07Hunter,R. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT4, 1ST DOWN TUL (Hill,S.;Ledbetter,J.).
1 and Goal at VT04Allen,M. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:59.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kickoff 45 yards to the VT20, Fox,R. return 3 yards to the VT23 (DeClouette,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 54 yards, TOP 3:43
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:59.
1 and 10 at VT23Chapman,E. pass intercepted by McKinley,J. at the VT31, McKinley,J. return 27 yards to the VT4 (Jones,E.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:16
TULANE drive start at 08:43.
1 and Goal at VT04Adams,M. rush over left guard for 4 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:39.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kickoff 61 yards to the VT4, Richardson,M. return 9 yards to the VT13.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 4 yards, TOP 0:04
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:39.
1 and 10 at VT13Jeffries,J. rush right for 2 yards to the VT15 (Brown,L.).
2 and 8 at VT15Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Richardson,M. (Price,M.).
3 and 8 at VT15Chapman,E. pass complete to Borden,K. for 7 yards to the VT22.
4 and 1 at VT22Romero,T. punt 40 yards to the TUL38, Adams,D. return 3 yards to the TUL41, fumble by Adams,D. recovered by TUL Adams,D. at TUL41.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 1:07
TULANE drive start at 07:32.
1 and 10 at TUL41Hunter,R. rush up middle for 3 yards to the TUL44 (Jones,V.).
2 and 7 at TUL44Jones,T. pass complete to Pierce,M. for 11 yards to the VT45, 1ST DOWN TUL (Neel,E.).
1 and 10 at VT45Hunter,R. rush right for 4 yards to the VT41 (Ledbetter,J.).
2 and 6 at VT41Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 8 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN TUL (Neel,E.).
1 and 10 at VT33Hunter,R. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the VT30 (Whitten,J.).
2 and 7 at VT30Pierce,M. rush left for loss of 2 yards to the VT32 (Jones,J.).
3 and 9 at VT32Jones,T. pass incomplete to Zeno,M. (Jones,J.).
4 and 9 at VT32PENALTY TUL delay of game 5 yards to the VT37.
4 and 14 at VT37Smith,D. punt 27 yards to the VT10, fair catch by Richardson,M..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 22 yards, TOP 3:23
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:09.
VT ball on VT11.
1 and 10 at VT11Jeffries,J. rush left for 3 yards to the VT14 (McCullum,S.;Adams,D.).
2 and 7 at VT14Jones,E. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the VT17 (Mulmore,V.).
3 and 4 at VT17Jeffries,J. rush left for 1 yard to the VT18 (Davis,F.).
Jefferies (VT) injured on the play.
4 and 3 at VT18Romero,T. punt 33 yards to the TUL49, Adams,D. return 2 yards to the VT49 (Varney,R.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 1:48
TULANE drive start at 02:21.
1 and 10 at VT49Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 19 yards to the VT30, 1ST DOWN TUL (Wiley,C.).
1 and 10 at VT30Jones,T. pass complete to Toney,J. for 10 yards to the VT20, 1ST DOWN TUL (Granby,J.).
1 and 10 at VT20Adams,M. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT17 (Cockrell,R.).
2 and 7 at VT17Jones,T. rush quarterback scramble for no gain to the VT17 (Cockrell,R.).
3 and 7 at VT17Jones,T. pass complete to Adams,M. for 9 yards to the VT8, 1ST DOWN TUL (Wiley,C.).
1 and Goal at VT08Adams,M. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT7 (Bailey,L.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech006:1800000-30-07-91-3-1-70-0
Tulane1408:4236091-20-014-418-9-0-861-5
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and Goal at VT07Jones,T. pass incomplete to Zeno,M. (Wiley,C.).
3 and Goal at VT07Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 7 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:51.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kickoff 31 yards to the VT34, Barefoot,K. return 14 yards to the VT48 (Crozier,R.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 49 yards, TOP 2:30
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:51.
1 and 10 at VT48Chapman,E. sacked for loss of 3 yards to the VT45 (Mulmore,V.).
2 and 13 at VT45Brown,Ra. rush left for 4 yards to the VT49 (Marts,L.).
3 and 9 at VT49Chapman,E. rush quarterback scramble for 5 yards to the TUL46 (Harvey,R.).
4 and 4 at TUL46Romero,T. punt 46 yards to the TUL0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 1:58
TULANE drive start at 12:53.
1 and 10 at TUL20Jones,T. pass complete to McIntosh,J. for 29 yards to the TUL49, 1ST DOWN TUL (Wiley,C.;Granby,J.).
1 and 10 at TUL49Hunter,R. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT47 (Ledbetter,J.).
2 and 6 at VT47Jones,T. sacked for loss of 9 yards to the TUL44 (Drew,G.).
3 and 15 at TUL44Jones,T. pass incomplete to Zeno,M., PENALTY VT pass interference 15 yards to the VT41, 1ST DOWN TUL, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT41Jones,T. rush right for 20 yards to the VT21, 1ST DOWN TUL (Wiley,C.), PENALTY TUL personal foul off-setting, PENALTY VT personal foul off-setting.
1 and 10 at VT21Hunter,R. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the VT18 (Whitten,J.).
2 and 7 at VT18Jones,T. rush right for 11 yards to the VT7, 1ST DOWN TUL (Whitten,J.).
1 and Goal at VT07Pierce,M. rush right for 3 yards to the VT4 (Jones,V.).
2 and Goal at VT04Allen,M. rush right for 4 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:34.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt failed.
Wiggins,T. kickoff 63 yards to the VT2, Jeffries,J. return 27 yards to the VT29 (Hulbert,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 80 yards, TOP 3:19
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:34.
1 and 10 at VT29Chapman,E. pass complete to Richardson,M. for 12 yards to the VT41, 1ST DOWN VT (Price,M.).
1 and 10 at VT41Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 59 yards to the TUL0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:42.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kickoff 44 yards to the TUL21, Hunter,R. return 10 yards to the TUL31 (Fox,R.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 71 yards, TOP 0:52
TULANE drive start at 08:42.
1 and 10 at TUL31Jones,T. pass complete to Nelson,M. for 8 yards to the TUL39 (Drew,G.).
2 and 2 at TUL39Adams,M. rush up middle for 3 yards to the TUL42, PENALTY VT offside defense 5 yards to the TUL44, 1ST DOWN TUL, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at TUL44Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 6 yards to the 50 yardline (Neel,E.).
2 and 4 at TUL50Jones,T. rush right for no gain to the 50 yardline (Cockrell,R.).
3 and 4 at TUL50Allen,M. rush right for 1 yard to the VT49 (Jones,V.).
Timeout Tulane.
4 and 3 at VT49Smith,D. punt 29 yards to the VT20, fair catch by Richardson,M..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 20 yards, TOP 3:00
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:42.
1 and 10 at VT20Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 15 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN VT (Harvey,R.).
1 and 10 at VT35Jeffries,J. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT42 (Harvey,R.).
2 and 3 at VT42Fox,R. rush up middle for 6 yards to the VT48, 1ST DOWN VT (Harvey,R.).
1 and 10 at VT48Chapman,E. pass incomplete (Harvey,R.).
2 and 10 at VT48Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 8 yards to the TUL44.
3 and 2 at TUL44Donnelly,S. rush up middle for 16 yards to the TUL28, 1ST DOWN VT (Adams,D.).
1 and 10 at TUL28Chapman,E. pass intercepted by Price,M. at the TUL17, Price,M. return 45 yards to the VT38 (Johnson,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 52 yards, TOP 2:40
TULANE drive start at 03:02.
1 and 10 at VT38Jones,T. pass complete to McIntosh,J. for 6 yards to the VT32 (Jones,J.).
2 and 4 at VT32Jones,T. pass complete to Toney,J. for 8 yards to the VT24, 1ST DOWN TUL (Neel,E.;Rice,S.).
1 and 10 at VT24Hunter,R. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT22 (Cockrell,R.).
2 and 8 at VT22Jones,T. pass incomplete to Zeno,M. (Wiley,C.).
Timeout Tulane.
3 and 8 at VT22Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 11 yards to the VT11, 1ST DOWN TUL (Granby,J.).
1 and 10 at VT11Jones,T. rush right for 3 yards to the VT8 (Cockrell,R.).
2 and 7 at VT08Pierce,M. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT4 (Cockrell,R.).
3 and 3 at VT04Pierce,M. rush right for 1 yard to the VT3 (Jones,V.).
Timeout Tulane.
Timeout Virginia Tech.
4 and 2 at VT03Wiggins,T. field goal attempt from 20 GOOD, clock 00:15.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kickoff 50 yards to the VT15, Richardson,M. return 12 yards to the VT27.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 35 yards, TOP 2:47
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:15.
1 and 10 at VT27Chapman,E. sacked for loss of 9 yards to the VT18 (Davis,F.), PENALTY TUL personal foul 15 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN VT.
1st and 10.
Timeout Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at VT33Chapman,E. pass complete to Jones,E. for 9 yards to the VT42.
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech705:3523161-20-07-265-7-1-1032-20
Tulane1609:2523273-50-013-477-9-0-751-15
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VT ball on VT35.
Kinzer,C. kickoff 54 yards to the TUL11, Pierce,M. return 89 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:47.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 15 yards, TOP 0:15
Wiggins,T. kickoff 44 yards to the VT21, Bruce,G. return 14 yards to the VT35 (Sherer,D.).
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:47.
1 and 10 at VT35Chapman,E. pass complete to Johnson,S. for 13 yards to the VT48, 1ST DOWN VT (Adams,D.).
1 and 10 at VT48Jeffries,J. rush left for 12 yards to the TUL40, 1ST DOWN VT (Adams,D.).
1 and 10 at TUL40Jeffries,J. rush left for 2 yards to the TUL38 (Marts,L.).
2 and 8 at TUL38Brown,Ra. rush right for 5 yards to the TUL33 (Harvey,R.).
3 and 3 at TUL33Jones,E. rush up middle for 4 yards to the TUL29, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at TUL29Brown,Ra. rush up middle for 6 yards to the TUL23 (Harvey,R.).
2 and 4 at TUL23Chapman,E. pass complete to Richardson,M. for 7 yards to the TUL16, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at TUL16PENALTY VT illegal procedure 5 yards to the TUL21.
1 and 15 at TUL21Jones,E. rush up middle for 4 yards to the TUL17 (Wetzel,T.).
2 and 11 at TUL17Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Borden,K..
3 and 11 at TUL17Jones,E. rush left for 2 yards to the TUL15 (Mulmore,V.).
4 and 9 at TUL15Kinzer,C. field goal attempt from 32 GOOD, clock 09:47.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kickoff 59 yards to the TUL6, Pierce,M. return 18 yards to the TUL24 (McCall,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 50 yards, TOP 5:00
TULANE drive start at 09:47.
1 and 10 at TUL24Jones,T. pass complete to Allen,M. for 76 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN TUL, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:25.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt failed.
Wiggins,T. kickoff 46 yards to the VT19, Jeffries,J. return 18 yards to the VT37 (Sippio,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 76 yards, TOP 0:22
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:25.
1 and 10 at VT37Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Borden,K..
2 and 10 at VT37Smith,L. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT38.
3 and 9 at VT38Chapman,E. pass incomplete (McKinley,J.).
4 and 9 at VT38Romero,T. punt 36 yards to the TUL26, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 1:09
TULANE drive start at 08:16.
TUL ball on TUL27.
1 and 10 at TUL27Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 22 yards to the TUL49, 1ST DOWN TUL (Wiley,C.;Brown,R.), PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the VT36, 1ST DOWN TUL.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT36Adams,M. rush up middle for 17 yards to the VT19, 1ST DOWN TUL (Brown,R.).
1 and 10 at VT19Jones,T. rush left for loss of 3 yards to the VT22 (Hill,S.).
2 and 13 at VT22Jones,T. pass incomplete to Zeno,M..
3 and 13 at VT22Jones,T. pass complete to Nelson,M. for 21 yards to the VT1, 1ST DOWN TUL (Jones,V.).
1 and Goal at VT01Adams,M. rush up middle for no gain to the VT1, PENALTY VT offside defense 0 yards to the VT1, NO PLAY.
1 and Goal at VT01Adams,M. rush up middle for no gain to the VT1, PENALTY VT offside defense 0 yards to the VT1, NO PLAY.
1 and Goal at VT01Adams,M. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT2, fumble by Adams,M. recovered by VT Ledbetter,J. at VT2.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 71 yards, TOP 2:08
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:08.
1 and 10 at VT02Fox,R. rush over right guard for 3 yards to the VT5 (Spann,T.).
2 and 7 at VT05Brown,Ra. rush up middle for 6 yards to the VT11 (Davis,D.).
3 and 1 at VT11Fox,R. rush left for 3 yards to the VT14, 1ST DOWN VT (Chambers,K.;Wetzel,T.).
1 and 10 at VT14Chapman,E. pass complete to Richardson,M. for 12 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN VT (McCullum,S.).
1 and 10 at VT26Smith,L. rush left for 11 yards to the VT37, 1ST DOWN VT (Adams,D.).
1 and 10 at VT37Brown,Ra. rush right for 2 yards to the VT39 (Harvey,R.).
2 and 8 at VT39Chapman,E. pass complete to Richardson,M. for 40 yards to the TUL21, 1ST DOWN VT (Harrison,T.).
1 and 10 at TUL21Brown,Ra. rush over right end for 8 yards to the TUL13 (Price,M.).
2 and 2 at TUL13Jones,E. rush up middle for 5 yards to the TUL8, 1ST DOWN VT (Mulmore,V.).
1 and Goal at TUL08Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Borden,K..
2 and Goal at TUL08Jones,E. rush right for 1 yard to the TUL7 (Racklin,E.).
3 and Goal at TUL07Chapman,E. pass complete to Richardson,M. for 7 yards to the TUL0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:56.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kickoff 62 yards to the TUL3, Pierce,M. return 18 yards to the TUL21 (Rice,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 12 plays, 98 yards, TOP 5:12
TULANE drive start at 00:56.
1 and 10 at TUL21Jones,T. pass complete to Nelson,M. for 17 yards to the TUL38, 1ST DOWN TUL (Brown,R.).
1 and 10 at TUL38Allen,M. rush over right guard for 6 yards to the TUL44 (Drew,G.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech1011:1254093-50-016-755-9-0-794-20
Tulane1303:4814161-10-04-194-5-0-1360-0
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 4 at TUL44Allen,M. rush right for 2 yards to the TUL46 (Jones,V.).
3 and 2 at TUL46Allen,M. rush right for 4 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN TUL (Rice,S.).
1 and 10 at TUL50Jones,T. pass complete to Zeno,M. for 49 yards to the VT1, 1ST DOWN TUL.
1 and Goal at VT01Allen,M. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:55.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
1 and Goal at TUL35PENALTY VT illegal procedure 5 yards to the TUL40.
Wiggins,T. kickoff 55 yards to the VT5, Richardson,M. return 11 yards to the VT16, fumble forced by Rink,J., fumble by Richardson,M. recovered by TUL Sherer,D. at VT16.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 79 yards, TOP 2:08
TULANE drive start at 13:48.
TUL ball on VT15.
1 and 10 at VT15Jones,T. pass incomplete to Zeno,M..
2 and 10 at VT15Jones,T. rush quarterback draw for loss of 1 yard to the VT16 (Whitten,J.).
3 and 11 at VT16Jones,T. pass complete to McIntosh,J. for 16 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN TUL, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:54.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Wiggins,T. kickoff 42 yards to the VT23, Bruce,G. return 14 yards to the VT37 (Sherer,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 15 yards, TOP 0:54
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:54.
1 and 10 at VT37Brown,Ra. rush right for 21 yards to the TUL42, 1ST DOWN VT (Adams,D.).
1 and 10 at TUL42Brown,Ra. rush left for 14 yards to the TUL28, 1ST DOWN VT (McCullum,S.).
1 and 10 at TUL28Jones,E. rush right for 7 yards to the TUL21 (Wetzel,T.;Adams,D.).
2 and 3 at TUL21Brown,Ra. rush right for 9 yards to the TUL12, 1ST DOWN VT (McCullum,S.).
Timeout Tulane.
1 and 10 at TUL12Brown,Ra. rush left for 4 yards to the TUL8 (Harvey,R.).
2 and 6 at TUL08Donnelly,S. rush up middle for 2 yards to the TUL6 (Mulmore,V.;Davis,F.).
3 and 4 at TUL06Brown,Ra. rush right for 6 yards to the TUL0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:16.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kickoff 61 yards to the TUL4, Pierce,M. return 19 yards to the TUL23 (Mitchem,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 63 yards, TOP 2:38
TULANE drive start at 10:16.
TUL ball on TUL24.
Smith,D. at QB for Tulane.
1 and 10 at TUL24Hunter,R. rush up middle for 5 yards to the TUL29 (Wiley,C.).
2 and 5 at TUL29Adams,M. rush up middle for 5 yards to the TUL34, fumble by Adams,M. recovered by VT Jones,V. at TUL34.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 10 yards, TOP 0:50
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:26.
1 and 10 at TUL34Smith,L. rush right for 9 yards to the TUL25 (Burton,L.;Wetzel,T.).
2 and 1 at TUL25Smith,L. rush up middle for 2 yards to the TUL23, 1ST DOWN VT (Sauter,R.;Brown,L.).
1 and 10 at TUL23Smith,L. rush up middle for 5 yards to the TUL18 (Wetzel,T.;Adams,D.).
2 and 5 at TUL18Chapman,E. pass incomplete to Cullen,N..
3 and 5 at TUL18Fox,R. rush up middle for no gain to the TUL18 (Davis,F.).
4 and 5 at TUL18Chapman,E. rush quarterback scramble for 16 yards to the TUL2, 1ST DOWN VT (Davis,F.;Wetzel,T.).
1 and Goal at TUL02Smith,L. rush right for 2 yards to the TUL0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:56.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kickoff 59 yards to the TUL6, Pierce,M. return 16 yards to the TUL22 (Martin,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 34 yards, TOP 2:30
TULANE drive start at 06:56.
1 and 10 at TUL22Hunter,R. rush up middle for no gain to the TUL22 (Cockrell,R.).
2 and 10 at TUL22Smith,D. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the TUL15 (Hill,S.).
3 and 17 at TUL15Smith,D. rush quarterback draw for 2 yards to the TUL17 (Hill,S.).
4 and 15 at TUL17Smith,D. punt 43 yards to the VT40, Richardson,M. return 1 yards to the VT41, fumble by Richardson,M. recovered by VT Richardson,M. at VT41.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -5 yards, TOP 2:11
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:45.
VT ball on VT40.
Baucia,C. at QB for Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at VT40Brown,Ra. rush left for 9 yards to the VT49 (McCullum,S.).
2 and 1 at VT49Brown,Ra. rush over right end for 2 yards to the TUL49, 1ST DOWN VT (Sauter,R.).
1 and 10 at TUL49Donnelly,S. rush up middle for 9 yards to the TUL40 (Wetzel,T.).
2 and 1 at TUL40Donnelly,S. rush over right end for 2 yards to the TUL38, 1ST DOWN VT (Spann,T.).
1 and 10 at TUL38Smith,L. rush right for 1 yard to the TUL37 (Davis,T.).
2 and 9 at TUL37Richardson,M. rush reverse for loss of 8 yards to the TUL45.
3 and 17 at TUL45Smith,L. rush right for 12 yards to the TUL33 (Adams,D.;McCullum,S.).
4 and 5 at TUL33Brown,Ra. rush left for 5 yards to the TUL28, 1ST DOWN VT (Rink,J.).
1 and 10 at TUL28Brown,Ra. rush right for 1 yard to the TUL27 (Riley,M.).
2 and 9 at TUL27Baucia,C. pass complete to Barefoot,K. for 4 yards to the TUL23.
3 and 5 at TUL23Brown,Ra. rush right for 3 yards to the TUL20 (Stant,P.).
Timeout Virginia Tech.
4 and 2 at TUL20Brown,Ra. rush left for 5 yards to the TUL15, 1ST DOWN VT (Davis,D.).
1 and 10 at TUL15Baucia,C. pass complete to Cullen,N. for 15 yards to the TUL0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:00.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
Kinzer,C. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Tulane:
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 13 plays, 60 yards, TOP 4:45
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech2111:121010111-43-324-1382-3-0-191-5
Tulane1403:4812032-30-09-112-3-0-650-0

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
QB16Erik Chapman
PosNo.Defense

Virginia Tech: 3-Ralph Brown , 4-Chris Kinzer , 6-Roger Brown , 12-Tony Romero , 14-Chris Baucia , 20-Karl Borden , 21-Steve Mitchem , 22-Myron Richardson , 25-Sean Donnelly , 27-Jon Jeffries , 28-Lamar Smith , 30-George Bruce , 34-Victor Jones , 35-John Granby , 36-Carter Wiley , 37-Eddie Neel , 38-Scott Rice , 39-Randy Cockrell , 40-Jock Jones , 43-Rich Fox , 44-Leslie Bailey , 48-Nick Cullen , 49-Earnie Jones , 50-Todd Brown , 55-Rob Vaughan , 66-Scott Hill , 67-Bo Cothran , 74-Al Wiley , 80-Brian McCall , 81-Ken Barefoot , 87-Steve Johnson , 90-Bobby Martin , 91-Greg Drew , 94-Rodney Varney , 95-Joe Ledbetter , 96-Jimmy Whitten , 97-Al Chamblee , 98-Chuck Watson .

Tulane - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Tulane: 1-Todd Wiggins , 3-Eric Racklin , 5-Lenzer Burton , 6-James McKinley , 8-Mitchell Price , 9-Thurston Harrison , 10-Terrence Jones , 11-Marc Zeno , 12-Deron Smith , 14-Jerome McIntosh , 18-James Toney , 21-Maurice Nelson , 22-Melvin Adams , 23-Michael Pierce , 25-Sheldon McCullum , 28-Jonathan Hulbert , 30-Darrell Sherer , 31-Doug Adams , 32-Rodney Hunter , 34-Marvin Allen , 35-Rick Crozier , 39-Troy Wetzel , 40-Vincent Mulmore , 41-Mike Riley , 43-Darren Sippio , 45-Tookie Spann , 47-Darius DeClouette , 51-Jay Rink , 53-Karl Chambers , 56-Pat Stant , 73-Tony Davis , 76-Andrew Treadway , 77-Richard Sauter , 86-Lonnie Marts , 90-Leroy Brown , 91-Darron Davis , 95-Richard Harvey , 97-Fred Davis , 98-Harrison Wenzel .