Virginia Tech
Hokies
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Final
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(10) Syracuse
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Virginia Tech (2-6-1, 1-4) 30609
(10) Syracuse (8-1, 5-0) 777728
  • November 7, 1992
    Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY.
  • Kickoff time: 12:08 pm
  • End of Game: 3:03 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 2:55
  • Temperature: 72
  • Wind: Indoors
  • Weather: Indoors
  • Attendance: 49,196
  • Referee: Buddy Ward
  • Umpire: Rusty Spindel
  • Linesman: Bristol Martin
  • Line judge: Patrick Ratesic
  • Back judge: Gary Dancewicz
  • Field judge: Thomas Tomscyk
  • Side judge: Charles Philips

Scoring Summary

First QuarterVTSU
TD10:21David Walker 5 yd Rush (John Biskup Kick)07
FG01:45Ryan J. Williams 27 yd Field Goal37
Second QuarterVTSU
TD14:08Al Wooten 2 yd Rush (John Biskup Kick)314
Third QuarterVTSU
TD08:22Antonio Johnson 26 yd Pass From Marvin Graves (John Biskup Kick)321
TD06:20Tony Kennedy 62 yd Pass From Maurice DeShazo (Maurice DeShazo Pass Failed)921
Fourth QuarterVTSU
TD09:52Antonio Johnson 15 yd Pass From Marvin Graves (John Biskup Kick)928

Team Stats

VT SU
FIRST DOWNS 17 25
  Rushing 5 15
  Passing 11 10
  Penalty 1 0
NET YARDS RUSHING 109 231
  Rushing Attempts 37 43
  Average Per Rush 2.9 5.4
  Rushing Touchdowns 0 2
  Yards Gained Rushing 158 265
  Yards Lost Rushing 49 34
NET YARDS PASSING 219 210
  Completions-Attempts-Int 16-35-1 14-22-2
  Average Per Attempt 6.3 9.5
  Average Per Completion 13.7 15.0
  Passing Touchdowns 1 2
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 328 441
  Total offense plays 72 65
  Average Gain Per Play 4.6 6.8
Fumbles: Number-Lost 2-1 2-1
Penalties: Number-Yards 7-56 3-25
PUNTS-YARDS 5-195 4-165
  Average Yards Per Punt 39.0 41.3
  Net Yards Per Punt 32.4 35.5
  Inside 20 0 2
  50+ Yards 0 1
  Touchbacks 1 1
  Fair catch 3 0
VT SU
KICKOFFS-YARDS 3-195 5-323
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 65.0 64.6
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 44.7 44.2
  Touchbacks 2 4
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 2-3-0 1-13-0
  Average Per Return 1.5 13.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 1-22-0 1-21-0
  Average Per Return 22.0 21.0
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 2-0-0 1-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 30:41 29:19
  1st Quarter 09:41 05:19
  2nd Quarter 09:39 05:21
  3rd Quarter 06:43 08:17
  4th Quarter 04:38 10:22
Third-Down Conversions 6 of 18 6 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions 2 of 3 0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 1-2 3-4
  Touchdowns 0-2 3-4
  Field Goals 1-1 0-0
Sacks By: Number-Yards 3-16 5-24
PAT Kicks - 4-4
Field Goals 1-2 0-0

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Tony Kennedy 55705702811.4
Dwayne Thomas 730129094.1
Joe Swarm 3142120144.0
Maurice DeShazo 144635110170.8
Mark Poindexter 611110031.7
Treg Koel 2010-1000-5.0
Total37158491090282.9
Syracuse Rushing
David Walker 14837761185.4
Al Wooten 9560561166.2
Kevin Mason 34424202814.0
Brian Picucci 635035095.8
Terry Richardson 3200200156.7
Marcus Lee 1303033.0
Marvin Graves 6242400160.0
Kirby Dar Dar 101-100-1.0
Total43265342312285.4
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Maurice DeShazo 12-21-01581623
Treg Koel 4-14-1610262
Total16-35-12191625
Syracuse Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Marvin Graves 13-20-21982283
Kevin Mason 1-2-0120120
Total14-22-22102283
Virginia Tech Receiving
Mark Poindexter 548021
Antonio Freeman 348026
Dwayne Thomas 31507
Tony Kennedy 162162
Bo Campbell 115015
Steve Sanders 113013
Bryan Still 110010
John Burke 1808
Total16219162
Syracuse Receiving
Chris Gedney 449017
Qadry Ismail 368028
Antonio Johnson 241226
Terry Richardson 231026
Kerry Ferrell 112012
Al Wooten 1-100
Brian Picucci 110010
Total14210228
Virginia Tech Punting
Robbie Colley 519539.04401
Total519539.04401
Syracuse Punting
Pat O'Neill 313244.05411
John Biskup 13333.03310
Total416541.35421
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Ray Crittenden 00012222000
Tyronne Drakeford 000000100
Bo Campbell 232000000
Ken Brown 000000100
Total23212222200
Syracuse All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Qadry Ismail 00012121000
Bob Grosvenor 000000100
Shelby Hill 11313000000
Total1131312121100
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Tony Kennedy 5762000119
Mark Poindexter 104800058
Antonio Freeman 04800048
Dwayne Thomas 291500044
Ray Crittenden 00220022
Bo Campbell 01503018
Steve Sanders 01300013
Joe Swarm 12000012
Maurice DeShazo 11000011
Bryan Still 01000010
John Burke 080008
Tyronne Drakeford 000000
Ken Brown 000000
Treg Koel -100000-10
Total1092192230353
Syracuse All Purpose
Qadry Ismail 068210089
David Walker 76000076
Al Wooten 56-100055
Terry Richardson 203100051
Chris Gedney 04900049
Brian Picucci 351000045
Kevin Mason 42000042
Antonio Johnson 04100041
Shelby Hill 00013013
Kerry Ferrell 01200012
Marcus Lee 300003
Marvin Graves 000000
Bob Grosvenor 000000
Kirby Dar Dar -10000-1
Total23121021130475
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Ryan J. Williams 101:4527Good
Ryan J. Williams 414:0438Missed
Syracuse Field Goal Attempts
None
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Brian Reaves 31952065.0
Total31952065.0
Syracuse Kickoffs
Pat O'Neill 53234064.6
Total53234064.6
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Joe Swarm 11
Maurice DeShazo 10
Syracuse Fumbles
Terry Richardson 11
Kevin Mason 10

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT2015:00KOVT1813:55PUNT3--21:05
1VT2310:21KOSU1101:45FG16-668:36
2VT2014:08KOSU4409:22PUNT8-364:46
2VT0806:28PUNTVT2104:22PUNT6-132:06
2VT1003:29PUNTVT2702:12FUMB5-171:17
2VT3001:30INTVT3900:00HALF3-91:30
3VT0110:06PUNTVT0409:11PUNT3-30:55
3VT2008:22KOSU0006:20TD4-802:02
3VT3903:46FUMBSU2214:04FGA9-394:42
4VT2009:52KOVT2208:58PUNT3-20:54
4VT2006:55INTVT2006:47INT1-00:08
4VT1205:12PUNTSU2602:32DOWNS14-622:40
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession09:4109:3906:4304:3819:2011:2130:41
Third Down Conversions2/51/61/22/63/113/86/19
Fourth Down Conversions1/10/00/01/21/11/22/3
Syracuse Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1SU4813:55PUNTVT0010:21TD8-523:34
1SU2001:45KOVT0014:08TD7-802:37
2SU2009:22PUNTVT4706:28PUNT6-332:54
2SU4204:22PUNTSU4603:29PUNT3-40:53
2VT2702:12FUMBVT2501:30INT2-20:42
3SU2115:00KOVT3410:06PUNT9-454:54
3VT2909:11PUNTVT0008:22TD2-290:49
3SU2006:20KOVT3903:46FUMB6-412:34
4SU2214:04FGAVT0009:52TD9-784:12
4SU3708:58PUNTVT4606:55INT4-172:03
4SU3906:47INTSU3505:12PUNT3--41:35
4SU2602:32DOWNSVT0500:00HALF6-692:32
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession05:1905:2108:1710:2210:4018:3929:19
Third Down Conversions1/11/32/32/42/44/76/11
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
Tyronne Drakeford 628----1-02--
Melendez Byrd 6281.0/4-------
P.J. Preston 5272.0/4--1-0-1--
Rusty Pendleton 527-1.0/0---1--
Ken Brown 426-2.0/14--1-0---
Kirk Alexander 426--------
Jerome Preston 3251.0/41.0/6------
Stacy Henley 235-----1--
Billy Swarm 325-1.0/0------
Eugene Mays 314--------
Don Davis 213--------
Joel Chapman -33--------
Bernard Basham 213--------
Chris Breheny 1231.0/1-------
DeWayne Knight 213--------
Scott Jones -22--------
David Wimmer 112--------
Chad King 2-2--------
Leroy Charlton 1-1--1-----
Tewon Stevens 1-1--------
Mark Poindexter 1-1--------
Hank Coleman -11--------
George DelRicco -11--------
Total5433875.0/133.0/1611-02-05
Syracuse Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Glen Young 96150.5/1-------
Kevin Mitchell 369-1.0/5------
Dan Conley 268-----1--
Tony Jones 437--------
James Spencer 2460.5/1----1--
Garland Hawkins 314-2.0/16-1-0----
Bryce Bevill -44-0.5/5------
Matt Greco 123--------
Ernie Brown 123--------
Jo Jo Wooden 213-----1--
Dwayne Joseph 213-----2--
Bob Grosvenor 112----1-0---
Chip Todd 112-1.5/12------
Doug Womack 112--1-----
Ousmane Bary -11--------
Kirby Dar Dar -11--------
Total3241731.0/25.0/2411-01-05

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
SU Captains: 33-Walker and 52-Young
VT Captains: 17-Poindexter, 21-Rivers, 93-Preston, & 99-Davis
SU wins the toss and defers, VT to receive in the West goal.
SU ball on SU35.
O'Neill,P. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT20DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Freeman,A. (Wooden,J.).
2 and 10 at VT20PENALTY VT delay of game 5 yards to the VT15.
2 and 15 at VT15DeShazo,M. rush quarterback scramble for 3 yards to the VT18 (Spencer,J.).
3 and 12 at VT18DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Campbell,B..
4 and 12 at VT18Colley,R. punt 34 yards to the SU48, fair catch by Hill,S..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -2 yards, TOP 1:05
SYRACUSE drive start at 13:55.
1 and 10 at SU48Walker,D. rush for 5 yards to the VT47 (Brown,K.).
2 and 5 at VT47Wooten,A. rush for 16 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN SU (Alexander,K.).
1 and 10 at VT31Graves,M. pass incomplete to Hill,S..
2 and 10 at VT31Graves,M. pass complete to Gedney,C. for 9 yards to the VT22 (Byrd,M.).
3 and 1 at VT22Wooten,A. rush for 3 yards to the VT19, 1ST DOWN SU (Pendleton,R.).
1 and 10 at VT19Walker,D. rush for 2 yards to the VT17 (Preston,P.J.).
2 and 8 at VT17Walker,D. rush for 12 yards to the VT5, 1ST DOWN SU (Drakeford,T.).
1 and Goal at VT05Walker,D. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:21.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Biskup,J. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
O'Neill,P. kickoff 63 yards to the VT2, Crittenden,R. return 21 yards to the VT23 (Dar Dar,K.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 52 yards, TOP 3:34
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:21.
1 and 10 at VT23DeShazo,M. rush for 1 yard to the VT24 (Young,G.).
2 and 9 at VT24DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
3 and 9 at VT24DeShazo,M. rush for 16 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN VT (Womack,D.).
1 and 10 at VT40Thomas,D. rush for no gain to the VT40 (Brown,E.).
2 and 10 at VT40DeShazo,M. rush for 8 yards to the VT48 (Hawkins,G.;Young,G.).
3 and 2 at VT48DeShazo,M. pass complete to Poindexter,M. for 4 yards to the SU48, 1ST DOWN VT (Joseph,D.;Michell,K.).
1 and 10 at SU48Kennedy,T. rush for 4 yards to the SU44 (Young,G.).
2 and 6 at SU44DeShazo,M. pass complete to Thomas,D. for 7 yards to the SU37, 1ST DOWN VT (Young,G.).
1 and 10 at SU37Thomas,D. rush for 2 yards to the SU35 (Brown,E.;Young,G.).
2 and 8 at SU35DeShazo,M. rush for 2 yards to the SU33 (Wooden,J.).
3 and 6 at SU33DeShazo,M. pass complete to Thomas,D. for 5 yards to the SU28 (Young,G.).
4 and 1 at SU28DeShazo,M. pass complete to Poindexter,M. for 9 yards to the SU19, 1ST DOWN VT (Jones,To.).
1 and 10 at SU19Poindexter,M. rush for 3 yards to the SU16 (Conley,D.;Young,G.).
2 and 7 at SU16Thomas,D. rush for 6 yards to the SU10 (Jones,To.;Young,G.).
3 and 1 at SU10Poindexter,M. rush for loss of 1 yard to the SU11 (Michell,K.).
4 and 2 at SU11Williams,R. field goal attempt from 27 GOOD, clock 01:45.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reaves,B. kickoff 65 yards to the SU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 16 plays, 66 yards, TOP 8:36
SYRACUSE drive start at 01:45.
1 and 10 at SU20Walker,D. rush for 13 yards to the SU33, 1ST DOWN SU (Preston,J.).
1 and 10 at SU33Graves,M. pass complete to Ismail,Q. for 28 yards to the VT39, 1ST DOWN SU (Henley,S.;Alexander,K.).
1 and 10 at VT39Walker,D. rush for 6 yards to the VT33 (Preston,P.J.).
2 and 4 at VT33Graves,M. rush for loss of 4 yards to the VT37 (Preston,J.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech309:4113042-51-111-444-7-0-251-5
Syracuse705:1941051-10-09-582-3-0-370-0
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
3 and 8 at VT37PENALTY VT offside defense 5 yards to the VT32.
3 and 3 at VT32Graves,M. rush over right end for 16 yards to the VT16, 1ST DOWN SU (Drakeford,T.), PENALTY VT face mask 5 yards to the VT11.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT11Wooten,A. rush up middle for 9 yards to the VT2 (Alexander,K.).
2 and 1 at VT02Wooten,A. rush for 2 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:08.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Biskup,J. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
O'Neill,P. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 80 yards, TOP 2:37
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:08.
1 and 10 at VT20Kennedy,T. rush for 8 yards to the VT28 (Jones,To.;Bevill,B.).
2 and 2 at VT28DeShazo,M. pass complete to Still,B. for 10 yards to the VT38, 1ST DOWN VT (Jones,To.).
1 and 10 at VT38Swarm,J. rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT36 (Spencer,J.).
2 and 12 at VT36DeShazo,M. rush for 7 yards to the VT43 (Young,G.).
Timeout Virginia Tech.
3 and 5 at VT43DeShazo,M. pass complete to Campbell,B. for 15 yards to the SU42, 1ST DOWN VT (Greco,M.).
1 and 10 at SU42Thomas,D. rush for 2 yards to the SU40 (Conley,D.).
2 and 8 at SU40DeShazo,M. screen pass complete to Poindexter,M. for 3 yards to the SU37 (Michell,K.;Grosvenor,B.).
3 and 5 at SU37DeShazo,M. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the SU44 (Todd,C.).
4 and 12 at SU44Colley,R. punt 44 yards to the SU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 36 yards, TOP 4:46
SYRACUSE drive start at 09:22.
1 and 10 at SU20Picucci,B. rush for 4 yards to the SU24 (King,C.).
2 and 6 at SU24Graves,M. pass complete to Picucci,B. for 10 yards to the SU34, 1ST DOWN SU (Mays,E.).
1 and 10 at SU34Graves,M. pass complete to Gedney,C. for 16 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN SU.
1 and 10 at SU50Graves,M. pass incomplete to Hill,S..
2 and 10 at SU50Graves,M. pass complete to Gedney,C. for 7 yards to the VT43 (Basham,B.;Henley,S.).
3 and 3 at VT43Walker,D. rush for loss of 4 yards to the VT47 (Byrd,M.).
4 and 7 at VT47O'Neill,P. punt 34 yards to the VT13, Campbell,B. return 5 yards to the VT18 (Dar Dar,K.), PENALTY VT illegal block 10 yards to the VT8, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT8.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 33 yards, TOP 2:54
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:28.
1 and 10 at VT08DeShazo,M. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the VT1 (Hawkins,G.).
Koel,T. at QB for Virginia Tech.
2 and 17 at VT01Koel,T. pass incomplete to Campbell,B..
3 and 17 at VT01Koel,T. pass incomplete to Sanders,S., PENALTY SU personal foul 15 yards to the VT16, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at VT16Thomas,D. rush for 4 yards to the VT20 (Spencer,J.).
2nd and 6.
2 and 6 at VT20DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Poindexter,M..
3 and 6 at VT20DeShazo,M. rush for 1 yard to the VT21 (Young,G.).
4 and 5 at VT21Colley,R. punt 37 yards to the SU42, fair catch by Hill,S..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 13 yards, TOP 2:06
SYRACUSE drive start at 04:22.
1 and 10 at SU42Walker,D. rush for 4 yards to the SU46 (Swarm,B.).
2 and 6 at SU46Graves,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,A..
3 and 6 at SU46Graves,M. pass incomplete to Ismail,Q..
4 and 6 at SU46O'Neill,P. punt 54 yards to the VT0, touchback, PENALTY VT illegal block 10 yards to the VT10, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT10.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 0:53
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:29.
1 and 10 at VT10DeShazo,M. pass complete to Burke,J. for 8 yards to the VT18 (Young,G.).
2 and 2 at VT18PENALTY VT holding 14 yards to the VT4.
2 and 16 at VT04Kennedy,T. rush for 29 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN VT (Jones,To.).
1 and 10 at VT33DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Burke,J..
2 and 10 at VT33DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Swarm,J., dropped pass.
3 and 10 at VT33Swarm,J. rush for loss of 6 yards to the VT27, fumble by Swarm,J. recovered by SU Hawkins,G. at VT27.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 17 yards, TOP 1:17
SYRACUSE drive start at 02:12.
1 and 10 at VT27Wooten,A. rush for 2 yards to the VT25 (Byrd,M.;Davis,D.).
2 and 8 at VT25Graves,M. pass intercepted by Brown,K. at the VT30, Brown,K. return 0 yards to the VT30.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 2 yards, TOP 0:42
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:30.
1 and 10 at VT30DeShazo,M. rush for loss of 9 yards to the VT21 (Hawkins,G.).
2 and 19 at VT21Kennedy,T. rush for 17 yards to the VT38 (Jones,To.;Bary,O.).
Timeout Virginia Tech.
3 and 2 at VT38Poindexter,M. rush for 1 yard to the VT39 (Spencer,J.).
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech009:3912141-60-013-384-9-0-365-44
Syracuse705:2122041-30-07-333-7-1-331-15
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VT ball on VT35.
Reaves,B. kickoff 65 yards to the SU0, Ismail,Q. return 21 yards to the SU21 (Knight,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 1:30
SYRACUSE drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at SU21Graves,M. rush for 8 yards to the SU29 (Swarm,B.).
2 and 2 at SU29Wooten,A. rush for 7 yards to the SU36, 1ST DOWN SU (Pendleton,R.).
1 and 10 at SU36Graves,M. pass complete to Ismail,Q. for 14 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN SU (Henley,S.).
1 and 10 at SU50Graves,M. screen pass complete to Wooten,A. for loss of 1 yard to the SU49 (Preston,P.J.).
2 and 11 at SU49Graves,M. sacked for loss of 6 yards to the SU43 (Preston,J.).
3 and 17 at SU43Graves,M. pass complete to Ismail,Q. for 26 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN SU (Alexander,K.).
1 and 10 at VT31Walker,D. rush for 1 yard to the VT30 (Preston,P.J.).
2 and 9 at VT30Graves,M. rush for loss of 4 yards to the VT34 (Pendleton,R.;Brown,K.).
3 and 13 at VT34Graves,M. pass incomplete to Ismail,Q..
4 and 13 at VT34Biskup,J. punt 33 yards to the VT1, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 45 yards, TOP 4:54
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:06.
1 and 10 at VT01Poindexter,M. rush for 3 yards to the VT4 (Young,G.;Conley,D.).
2 and 7 at VT04DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Campbell,B..
3 and 7 at VT04DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Burke,J..
4 and 7 at VT04Colley,R. punt 37 yards to the VT41, Hill,S. return 12 yards to the VT29 (Preston,P.J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 0:55
SYRACUSE drive start at 09:11.
1 and 10 at VT29Walker,D. rush for 3 yards to the VT26 (Preston,J.).
2 and 7 at VT26Graves,M. pass complete to Johnson,A. for 26 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:22.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Biskup,J. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
O'Neill,P. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 29 yards, TOP 0:49
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:22.
1 and 10 at VT20Swarm,J. rush for 13 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN VT (Jones,To.).
1 and 10 at VT33DeShazo,M. rush for loss of 1 yard to the VT32 (Spencer,J.;Brown,E.).
2 and 11 at VT32DeShazo,M. pass complete to Poindexter,M. for 6 yards to the VT38 (Conley,D.).
3 and 5 at VT38DeShazo,M. pass complete to Kennedy,T. for 62 yards to the SU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:20.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 06:20.
DeShazo,M. pass attempt failed.
Reaves,B. kickoff 65 yards to the SU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 80 yards, TOP 2:02
SYRACUSE drive start at 06:20.
1 and 10 at SU20Richardson,T. rush for 3 yards to the SU23 (Knight,D.).
2 and 7 at SU23Graves,M. pass complete to Richardson,T. for 5 yards to the SU28 (Drakeford,T.;Byrd,M.).
3 and 2 at SU28Wooten,A. rush for 4 yards to the SU32, 1ST DOWN SU (Brown,K.).
1 and 10 at SU32Richardson,T. rush for 15 yards to the SU47, 1ST DOWN SU (Drakeford,T.).
1 and 10 at SU47Wooten,A. rush for 13 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN SU (Mays,E.).
1 and 10 at VT40Richardson,T. rush for 1 yard to the VT39, fumble by Richardson,T. recovered by VT Preston,P.J. at VT39.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 41 yards, TOP 2:34
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:46.
1 and 10 at VT39Thomas,D. rush for 6 yards to the VT45 (Michell,K.).
2 and 4 at VT45DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Campbell,B. (Spencer,J.).
3 and 4 at VT45DeShazo,M. pass complete to Poindexter,M. for 9 yards to the SU46, 1ST DOWN VT (Young,G.).
1 and 10 at SU46Swarm,J. rush for no gain to the SU46 (Young,G.).
2 and 10 at SU46DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Campbell,B., PENALTY VT intentional grounding off-setting, PENALTY SU holding off-setting, NO PLAY.
2 and 10 at SU46DeShazo,M. pass complete to Poindexter,M. for 21 yards to the SU25, 1ST DOWN VT (Bevill,B.).
1 and 10 at SU25Kennedy,T. rush for no gain to the SU25 (Wooden,J.).
2 and 10 at SU25DeShazo,M. rush for loss of 4 yards to the SU29, fumble by DeShazo,M. recovered by VT DeShazo,M. at SU29 (Young,G.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech606:4313041-20-07-174-7-0-980-0
Syracuse708:1743072-30-011-455-6-0-700-0
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
3 and 14 at SU29DeShazo,M. rush quarterback scramble for 7 yards to the SU22 (Jones,To.).
4 and 7 at SU22Williams,R. field goal attempt from 38 MISSED, spot at SU22, clock 14:04.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 39 yards, TOP 4:42
SYRACUSE drive start at 14:04.
1 and 10 at SU22Walker,D. rush for 18 yards to the SU40, 1ST DOWN SU (Swarm,B.).
1 and 10 at SU40Picucci,B. rush for 9 yards to the SU49 (Brown,K.;Alexander,K.).
2 and 1 at SU49Picucci,B. rush for 8 yards to the VT43, 1ST DOWN SU (Basham,B.).
1 and 10 at VT43Graves,M. pass complete to Gedney,C. for 17 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN SU (Pendleton,R.).
1 and 10 at VT26Walker,D. rush for 3 yards to the VT23 (Davis,D.).
2 and 7 at VT23Walker,D. rush for 11 yards to the VT12, 1ST DOWN SU (Alexander,K.).
1 and 10 at VT12Picucci,B. rush for no gain to the VT12 (Pendleton,R.;Byrd,M.).
2 and 10 at VT12Walker,D. rush for loss of 3 yards to the VT15 (Preston,P.J.).
3 and 13 at VT15Graves,M. pass complete to Johnson,A. for 15 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:52.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Biskup,J. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
O'Neill,P. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 78 yards, TOP 4:12
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:52.
Koel,T. at QB for Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at VT20Poindexter,M. rush for 2 yards to the VT22 (Michell,K.;Spencer,J.).
2 and 8 at VT22Koel,T. pass incomplete to Poindexter,M..
3 and 8 at VT22Koel,T. pass incomplete to Burke,J..
4 and 8 at VT22Colley,R. punt 41 yards to the SU37, fair catch by Hill,S..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 0:54
SYRACUSE drive start at 08:58.
1 and 10 at SU37Graves,M. pass complete to Richardson,T. for 26 yards to the VT37, 1ST DOWN SU (Henley,S.).
1 and 10 at VT37Wooten,A. rush for 1 yard to the VT36 (Pendleton,R.).
2 and 9 at VT36Graves,M. sacked for loss of 10 yards to the VT46 (Brown,K.).
3 and 19 at VT46Graves,M. pass intercepted by Drakeford,T. at the VT0, Drakeford,T. return 0 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 17 yards, TOP 2:03
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:55.
1 and 10 at VT20Koel,T. deep pass intercepted by Grosvenor,B. at the SU39, Grosvenor,B. return 0 yards to the SU39.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:08
SYRACUSE drive start at 06:47.
1 and 10 at SU39Lee,M. rush for 3 yards to the SU42 (Basham,B.).
Mason,K. at QB for Syracuse.
2 and 7 at SU42Mason,K. rush for loss of 2 yards to the SU40, fumble by Mason,K. recovered by SU Mason,K. at SU40.
3 and 9 at SU40Mason,K. pass incomplete to Johnson,A..
4 and 9 at SU40PENALTY SU illegal procedure 5 yards to the SU35.
4 and 14 at SU35O'Neill,P. punt 42 yards to the VT23, PENALTY VT holding 11 yards to the VT12, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT12.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -4 yards, TOP 1:35
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:12.
1 and 10 at VT12Koel,T. pass incomplete to Kennedy,T..
2 and 10 at VT12Koel,T. pass incomplete to Kennedy,T..
3 and 10 at VT12Koel,T. pass complete to Sanders,S. for 13 yards to the VT25, 1ST DOWN VT (Joseph,D.).
1 and 10 at VT25Koel,T. pass incomplete to Freeman,A., PENALTY SU substitution infraction 5 yards to the VT30, NO PLAY.
1 and 5 at VT30Koel,T. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the VT25 (Michell,K.).
2 and 10 at VT25Koel,T. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 26 yards to the SU49, 1ST DOWN VT (Grosvenor,B.).
1 and 10 at SU49Koel,T. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 15 yards to the SU34, 1ST DOWN VT (Greco,M.).
1 and 10 at SU34Koel,T. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 7 yards to the SU27 (Bevill,B.;Joseph,D.).
2 and 3 at SU27Koel,T. pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
3 and 3 at SU27Poindexter,M. rush for 2 yards to the SU25 (Young,G.).
4 and 1 at SU25Thomas,D. rush for 9 yards to the SU16, 1ST DOWN VT (Joseph,D.).
1 and 10 at SU16Koel,T. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the SU21 (Todd,C.;Bevill,B.).
2 and 15 at SU21Koel,T. pass incomplete to Campbell,B..
3 and 15 at SU21PENALTY VT delay of game 5 yards to the SU26.
3 and 20 at SU26Koel,T. pass incomplete to Rivers,J..
4 and 20 at SU26Koel,T. pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 14 plays, 62 yards, TOP 2:40
SYRACUSE drive start at 02:32.
1 and 10 at SU26Dar Dar,K. rush for loss of 1 yard to the SU25 (Breheny,C.).
2 and 11 at SU25Picucci,B. rush for 6 yards to the SU31 (Stevens,T.).
3 and 5 at SU31Mason,K. pass complete to Ferrell,K. for 12 yards to the SU43, 1ST DOWN SU (Drakeford,T.).
1 and 10 at SU43Mason,K. rush for 16 yards to the VT41, 1ST DOWN SU (Henley,S.;Alexander,K.).
1 and 10 at VT41Mason,K. rush for 28 yards to the VT13, 1ST DOWN SU (Knight,D.).
1 and 10 at VT13Picucci,B. rush for 8 yards to the VT5 (DelRicco,G.).
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 69 yards, TOP 2:32
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech004:3813042-61-26-104-13-1-612-16
Syracuse710:2254092-40-016-954-6-1-702-10

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
FL3Steve Sanders
FL11Bo Campbell
QB12Maurice DeShazo
FB17Mark Poindexter
TB42Dwayne Thomas
SG51Chris Malone
ST52Mike Smith
TG66Jared Hamlin
TT71Marc Verniel
C73Jim Pyne
SE80Antonio Freeman
PosNo.Defense
LC22Tyronne Drakeford
RC31Stacy Henley
S36Kirk Alexander
RLB40Rusty Pendleton
ROB43Ken Brown
LLB44Melendez Byrd
LOB55P.J. Preston
RE56David Wimmer
RT93Jerome Preston
LE94Billy Swarm
LT99Don Davis

Virginia Tech: 2-Robbie Colley , 5-Ryan J. Williams , 6-Hank Coleman , 8-Bernard Basham , 9-Scott Jones , 14-Brian Reaves , 15-Treg Koel , 20-DeWayne Knight , 21-John Rivers , 23-Rafael Williams , 24-Chad King , 25-Greg Lassiter , 29-Ranall White , 32-Sam Daniels , 33-Tony Kennedy , 34-Joe Swarm , 35-Ken Landrum , 38-Tewon Stevens , 39-Andy Miller , 41-George DelRicco , 47-Bryan Still , 77-Joel Chapman , 83-John Burke , 87-Ray Crittenden , 90-Eugene Mays , 92-Chris Breheny , 96-Leroy Charlton , 98-James DePoy .

Syracuse - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Syracuse: 1-John Biskup , 3-Bryce Bevill , 4-Pat O'Neill , 5-Marvin Graves , 9-Dwayne Joseph , 10-Doug Womack , 11-Kevin Mason , 12-Shelby Hill , 18-Tony Jones , 26-Ousmane Bary , 27-Bob Grosvenor , 32-Marcus Lee , 33-David Walker , 36-Brian Picucci , 38-Al Wooten , 42-Kirby Dar Dar , 44-Terry Richardson , 45-Qadry Ismail , 49-Dan Conley , 50-Kevin Mitchell , 51-Matt Greco , 52-Glen Young , 57-Chip Todd , 72-James Spencer , 80-Antonio Johnson , 82-Kerry Ferrell , 83-Jo Jo Wooden , 84-Chris Gedney , 95-Garland Hawkins , 98-Ernie Brown .