Rutgers
Scarlet Knights
42
Final
49
Virginia Tech
Hokies
1234T
Rutgers (4-3, 1-2) 70142142
Virginia Tech (5-2, 3-2) 72814049
  • October 23, 1993
    Lane/Worsham Field, Blacksburg, Va.
  • Kickoff time: 1:00 pm
  • End of Game: 4:38 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:38
  • Temperature: 59
  • Wind: 3-5 NE
  • Weather: Sunny high of 60
  • Attendance: 40,211
  • Referee: John Smith
  • Umpire: Don Cerra
  • Linesman: Tom Stabile
  • Line judge: M. Scherrens
  • Back judge: Tom Tomczyk
  • Field judge: John Daniels
  • Side judge: Roger Parramore

Scoring Summary

First QuarterRUVT
TD11:12Terrell Willis 35 yd Rush (John Benestad Kick)70
TD08:19Antonio Freeman 14 yd Pass From Maurice DeShazo (Ryan J. Williams Kick)77
Second QuarterRUVT
TD14:55Dwayne Thomas 3 yd Rush (Ryan J. Williams Kick)714
TD07:42Brian Edmonds 13 yd Rush (Ryan J. Williams Kick)721
TD06:07William Ferrell 7 yd Blocked Punt Return (Ryan J. Williams Kick)728
TD00:49Maurice DeShazo 2 yd Rush (Ryan J. Williams Kick)735
Third QuarterRUVT
TD08:06Terrell Willis 15 yd Rush (John Benestad Kick)1435
TD05:47Antonio Freeman 58 yd Pass From Maurice DeShazo (Ryan J. Williams Kick)1442
TD04:55Lance Evina 57 yd Pass From Bryan Fortay (John Benestad Kick)2142
TD03:07Steve Sanders 49 yd Pass From Maurice DeShazo (Ryan J. Williams Kick)2149
Fourth QuarterRUVT
TD09:05Bill Bailey 2 yd Rush (John Benestad Kick)2849
TD03:11Terrell Willis 38 yd Rush (John Benestad Kick)3549
TD00:57Mario Henry 8 yd Pass From Bryan Fortay (John Benestad Kick)4249

Team Stats

RU VT
FIRST DOWNS 22 20
  Rushing 7 10
  Passing 13 10
  Penalty 2 0
NET YARDS RUSHING 193 238
  Rushing Attempts 37 52
  Average Per Rush 5.2 4.6
  Rushing Touchdowns 4 3
  Yards Gained Rushing 225 256
  Yards Lost Rushing 32 18
NET YARDS PASSING 301 267
  Completions-Attempts-Int 22-45-0 14-29-0
  Average Per Attempt 6.7 9.2
  Average Per Completion 13.7 19.1
  Passing Touchdowns 2 3
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 494 505
  Total offense plays 82 81
  Average Gain Per Play 6.0 6.2
Fumbles: Number-Lost 1-0 3-2
Penalties: Number-Yards 6-84 13-102
PUNTS-YARDS 9-306 6-257
  Average Yards Per Punt 34.0 42.8
  Net Yards Per Punt 28.0 37.7
  Inside 20 1 1
  50+ Yards 1 0
  Touchbacks 0 1
  Fair catch 2 0
RU VT
KICKOFFS-YARDS 6-328 8-499
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 54.7 62.4
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 40.7 38.8
  Touchbacks 1 0
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 3-11-0 6-54-1
  Average Per Return 3.7 9.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 8-189-0 3-64-0
  Average Per Return 23.6 21.3
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 2-26-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 31:19 28:41
  1st Quarter 08:36 06:24
  2nd Quarter 08:50 06:10
  3rd Quarter 06:50 08:10
  4th Quarter 07:03 07:57
Third-Down Conversions 6 of 18 10 of 18
Fourth-Down Conversions 2 of 3 0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 3-4 4-4
  Touchdowns 3-4 4-4
  Field Goals 0-0 0-0
Sacks By: Number-Yards 0-0 3-25
PAT Kicks 6-6 7-7
Field Goals 0-0 0-0

Individual Stats

Rutgers Rushing
Terrell Willis 2116051553387.4
Bryan Fortay 524618093.6
Ray Lucas 53319140272.8
Bill Bailey 6826151.0
Total37225321934385.2
Virginia Tech Rushing
Dwayne Thomas 2413441301195.4
Joe Swarm 932032083.6
Maurice DeShazo 84212301193.8
Brian Edmonds 4300301137.5
Ranall White 417017074.3
Tommy Edwards 1101011.0
Team 202-200-1.0
Total52256182383194.6
Rutgers Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Bryan Fortay 19-35-02732571
Ray Lucas 3-10-0280112
Total22-45-03012573
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Maurice DeShazo 14-29-02673580
Total14-29-02673580
Rutgers Receiving
Chris Brantley 9116038
Mario Henry 53319
Marco Battaglia 465026
Ed Walker 229017
Lance Evina 157157
Bill Bailey 1101
Total22301257
Virginia Tech Receiving
Antonio Freeman 486258
Steve Sanders 382149
John Burke 226019
Dwayne Thomas 1909
Tommy Edwards 137037
Ranall White 1909
Cornelius White 113013
Bryan Still 1505
Total14267358
Rutgers Punting
Nick Sheremetta 830638.35010
TEAM 100.0000
Total930634.05010
Virginia Tech Punting
Robbie Colley 625742.84911
Total625742.84911
Rutgers All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Terrell Willis 00024632000
Chris Brantley 3119000000
Bill Bailey 000511828000
Ed Walker 00012525000
Total3119818932000
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Antonio Freeman 52914000000
Marcus McClung 1180000000
William Ferrell 077000000
Dwayne Thomas 00024427000
Tommy Edwards 00012020000
Total6541436427000
Rutgers All Purpose
Terrell Willis 15504600201
Chris Brantley 01160110127
Bill Bailey 6111800125
Marco Battaglia 06500065
Lance Evina 05700057
Ed Walker 029250054
Mario Henry 03300033
Bryan Fortay 18000018
Ray Lucas 14000014
Total193301189110694
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Dwayne Thomas 13094400183
Antonio Freeman 0860290115
Steve Sanders 08200082
Tommy Edwards 137200058
Joe Swarm 32000032
Maurice DeShazo 30000030
Brian Edmonds 30000030
Ranall White 17900026
John Burke 02600026
Marcus McClung 00018018
Cornelius White 01300013
William Ferrell 000707
Bryan Still 050005
Team -20000-2
Total23826764540623
Rutgers Field Goal Attempts
None
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
None
Rutgers Kickoffs
John Benestad 63281254.7
Total63281254.7
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Ryan J. Williams 84990062.4
Total84990062.4
Rutgers Fumbles
Ray Lucas 10
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Maurice DeShazo 21
Joe Swarm 11

Drive Summary

Rutgers Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1RU1515:00KOVT0011:12TD8-853:48
1RU1408:19KORU1404:59PUNT6-03:20
1RU1103:24PUNTRU1201:56PUNT3-11:28
2RU3414:47KORU4313:31PUNT3-91:16
2RU5012:28PUNTVT4711:17PUNT3-31:11
2RU2510:19PUNTRU1909:07PUNT3--61:12
2RU1607:36KORU2506:07PUNT3-91:29
2RU1606:07KORU3003:28PUNT5-142:39
2RU3400:49KOVT0100:00HALF5-650:49
3RU4813:12PUNTVT4011:53DOWNS5-121:19
3RU2910:59PUNTVT0008:06TD8-712:53
3RU3205:47KOVT0004:55TD4-680:52
3RU2903:07KORU3401:21PUNT3-51:46
4RU2014:35PUNTRU1213:11PUNT3--81:24
4RU4811:49FUMBVT0009:05TD7-522:44
4RU3504:18DOWNSVT0003:11TD5-651:07
4VT3602:45FUMBVT0000:57TD8-361:48
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession08:3608:5006:5007:0317:2613:5331:19
Third Down Conversions3/50/51/32/53/103/86/18
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/12/20/02/32/3
Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT3511:12KORU0008:19TD10-652:53
1VT4004:59PUNTVT4303:24PUNT3-31:35
1RU3401:56PUNTRU0014:55TD9-342:01
2VT1013:31PUNTVT1312:28PUNT3-31:03
2VT3111:17PUNTVT2910:19PUNT3--20:58
2VT4409:07PUNTRU0007:42TD7-561:25
2RU0706:07PUNTRU0706:07TD0-00:00
2VT4403:28PUNTRU0000:49TD8-562:39
3VT1715:00KOVT2213:12PUNT3-51:48
3VT4011:53DOWNSVT3710:59PUNT3--30:54
3VT2008:06KORU0005:47TD6-802:19
3VT2704:55KORU0003:07TD4-731:48
3VT3101:21PUNTRU4714:35PUNT5-221:46
4VT4613:11PUNTRU4511:49FUMB4-91:22
4VT2709:05KORU3504:18DOWNS8-384:47
4RU4803:11KORU4102:45FUMB3-70:26
4VT4800:57KOVT4200:00HALF2--60:57
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession06:2406:1008:1007:5712:3416:0728:41
Third Down Conversions2/36/81/31/48/112/710/18
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/10/00/10/1

Defense

Rutgers Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Jay Bellamy 6410--------
Jamil Jackson 448--------
Mark Washington 538--------
Alcides Catanho 527---1-3----
Rashod Swinger 156--------
Andrew Beckett 3252.0/4-------
Bruce Spaulding 134--------
Shaun Smith 134--------
Michael Roberts 213--------
Mike Brestle 213--------
Keif Bryant -331.0/2----1--
Derek Ward 213--------
Brian Sheridan 112--------
Robert Sneathen 1121.0/2-------
Tim Geckeler 112--------
Julius Blackwell 2-2--------
Shane Spells 112---1-23----
Keith Price 1-1--------
Curtis Tribbitt 1-1--------
Reggie Funderburk 1-1--------
Rusty Swartz 1-1--------
Andrew Gaebele 1-1--------
Total4336794.0/8-2-26-1
Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
DeWayne Knight 93121.0/21.0/111----1
George DelRicco 64101.0/12.0/14----13
Ken Brown 4591.0/1-------
Cornell Brown 4371.0/2------5
Larry Green 516--------
Marcus McClung 235------1-
Antonio Banks 5-5--------
Hank Coleman 2351.0/1------1
J.C. Price 134-------4
William Yarborough 314--------
William Ferrell 3-3--------
Vernon Dozier 213--------
Waverly Jackson 123-------3
Bernard Basham 123--------
Lawrence Lewis 2-2--------
Jeff Holland -22-------2
Shaine Miles -22--------
Stacy Henley 2-2-----1--
Okesa Smith -11--------
Scott Jones 1-1-----1--
Brandon Semones 1-1--------
Torrian Gray -11--------
Willie Wilkins --0------1-
Total5437915.0/73.0/251--2319

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
VT Captains:73-Pyne,22-Drakeford,83-Burke,34-Swarm,& 8-Basham
Rutgers Captains: 21-Bailey, 79-Dammann, & 89-Sneathen
VT won toss and defers, Rutgers to receive in the South
VT ball on VT35.
Williams,Ry. kickoff 63 yards to the RU2, Bailey,B. return 23 yards to the RU25 (Semones,B.), PENALTY RU illegal block 10 yards to the RU15, 1st and 10, RU ball on RU15.
RUTGERS drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at RU15Willis,T. rush right for 6 yards to the RU21 (Brown,K.).
2 and 4 at RU21Willis,T. rush left for 1 yard to the RU22 (DelRicco,G.;Brown,C.).
3 and 3 at RU22Lucas,R. pass complete to Henry,M. for 8 yards to the RU30, 1ST DOWN RU (Green,L.).
1 and 10 at RU30Willis,T. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the RU29.
2 and 11 at RU29Lucas,R. rush quarterback scramble for 27 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at VT44Willis,T. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT40 (Brown,K.).
2 and 6 at VT40Bailey,B. rush left for 5 yards to the VT35.
3 and 1 at VT35Willis,T. rush left for 35 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN RU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 11:12.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kickoff 58 yards to the VT7, out-of-bounds, VT ball on VT35.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 85 yards, TOP 3:48
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 11:12.
1 and 10 at VT35Thomas,D. rush right for 1 yard to the VT36 (Bryant,K.).
2 and 9 at VT36DeShazo,M. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 7 yards to the VT43 (Bellamy,J.).
3 and 2 at VT43Thomas,D. rush over right end for 4 yards to the VT47, 1ST DOWN VT (Bellamy,J.).
1 and 10 at VT47DeShazo,M. pass complete to Burke,J. for 19 yards to the RU34, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at RU34DeShazo,M. pass complete to Sanders,S. for 16 yards to the RU18, 1ST DOWN VT (Roberts,M.).
1 and 10 at RU18Thomas,D. rush over left end for 5 yards to the RU13, PENALTY VT holding 10 yards to the RU23.
1st and 15.
1 and 15 at RU23Thomas,D. rush right for 14 yards to the RU9 (Washington,M.).
2 and 1 at RU09Thomas,D. rush left for 3 yards to the RU6, PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the RU21.
2 and 13 at RU21Thomas,D. rush left for 7 yards to the RU14 (Jackson,J.).
3 and 6 at RU14DeShazo,M. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 14 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:19.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, Willis,T. return 14 yards to the RU14 (Yarborough,W.;Dozier,V.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 65 yards, TOP 2:53
RUTGERS drive start at 08:19.
1 and 10 at RU14Willis,T. rush for 1 yard to the RU15.
2 and 9 at RU15Lucas,R. pass incomplete to Walker,E..
3 and 9 at RU15Lucas,R. pass complete to Battaglia,M. for 11 yards to the RU26, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at RU26Bailey,B. rush right for no gain to the RU26 (Knight,D.).
2 and 10 at RU26Lucas,R. sacked for loss of 11 yards to the RU15 (Knight,D.), fumble by Lucas,R. recovered by RU Lucas,R. at RU15.
3 and 21 at RU15Willis,T. rush draw play for loss of 1 yard to the RU14 (Brown,K.).
4 and 22 at RU14Sheremetta,N. punt 38 yards to the VT48, Freeman,A. return 2 yards to the 50 yardline (Bellamy,J.), PENALTY VT illegal block 10 yards to the VT40, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT40.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 0 yards, TOP 3:20
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:59.
1 and 10 at VT40White,R rush over right end for 7 yards to the VT47 (Bellamy,J.).
2 and 3 at VT47DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to White,C., PENALTY VT holding 11 yards to the VT36, NO PLAY.
2 and 14 at VT36DeShazo,M. crossing pass complete to Burke,J. for 7 yards to the VT43 (Brestle,M.).
3 and 7 at VT43DeShazo,M. deep pass incomplete to Still,B..
4 and 7 at VT43Colley,R. punt 49 yards to the RU8, Brantley,C. return 3 yards to the RU11 (McClung,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 1:35
RUTGERS drive start at 03:24.
1 and 10 at RU11Lucas,R. pass incomplete to Henry,M..
2 and 10 at RU11Willis,T. rush up middle for loss of 2 yards to the RU9 (Basham,B.;Brown,C.).
3 and 12 at RU09Lucas,R. rush quarterback scramble for 3 yards to the RU12 (DelRicco,G.;Brown,C.).
4 and 9 at RU12Sheremetta,N. punt 23 yards to the RU35, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 1:28
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:56.
VT ball on RU34.
1 and 10 at RU34DeShazo,M. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 7 yards to the RU27.
2 and 3 at RU27DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Sanders,S..
3 and 3 at RU27DeShazo,M. pass complete to Still,B. for 5 yards to the RU22, 1ST DOWN VT (Washington,M.).
1 and 10 at RU22DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Sanders,S..
2 and 10 at RU22DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Burke,J..
3 and 10 at RU22Thomas,D. rush over right end for 11 yards to the RU11, 1ST DOWN VT (Bellamy,J.).
1 and 10 at RU11Edmonds,B. rush left for 4 yards to the RU7 (Bryant,K.).
2 and 6 at RU07DeShazo,M. rush right for 4 yards to the RU3 (Bellamy,J.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers708:3622043-50-013-672-4-0-191-10
Virginia Tech706:2424062-30-010-607-11-0-754-46
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
3 and 2 at RU03Thomas,D. rush over left end for 3 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:55.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kickoff 59 yards to the RU6, Bailey,B. return 28 yards to the RU34 (Dozier,V.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 34 yards, TOP 2:01
RUTGERS drive start at 14:47.
1 and 10 at RU34Willis,T. rush over left end for no gain to the RU34 (Gray,T.).
2 and 10 at RU34Lucas,R. pass complete to Henry,M. for 9 yards to the RU43 (Green,L.).
3 and 1 at RU43Willis,T. rush draw play for no gain to the RU43 (Knight,D.).
4 and 1 at RU43Sheremetta,N. punt 47 yards to the VT10, fair catch by Freeman,A..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 1:16
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:31.
1 and 10 at VT10Thomas,D. rush left for 3 yards to the VT13 (Swinger,R.).
2 and 7 at VT13DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Thomas,D..
Timeout Rutgers, clock 12:45.
3 and 7 at VT13DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
4 and 7 at VT13Colley,R. punt 46 yards to the RU41, Brantley,C. return 9 yards to the 50 yardline.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 1:03
RUTGERS drive start at 12:28.
1 and 10 at RU50Lucas,R. pass incomplete to Henry,M..
2 and 10 at RU50Lucas,R. rush quarterback scramble for 3 yards to the VT47 (Brown,C.).
3 and 7 at VT47Lucas,R. pass incomplete to Willis,T., PENALTY RU illegal procedure declined.
4 and 7 at VT47Sheremetta,N. punt 33 yards to the VT14, Freeman,A. return 2 yards to the VT16, PENALTY RU personal foul 15 yards to the VT31, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT31.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 1:11
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 11:17.
1 and 10 at VT31PENALTY VT illegal procedure 5 yards to the VT26.
1 and 15 at VT26Swarm,J. rush left for 3 yards to the VT29 (Beckett,A.).
Geckeler (RU) injured on the play.
2 and 12 at VT29DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
3 and 12 at VT29DeShazo,M. deep pass incomplete to Burke,J..
4 and 12 at VT29Colley,R. punt 45 yards to the RU26, Brantley,C. return -1 yards to the RU25 (Knight,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -2 yards, TOP 0:58
RUTGERS drive start at 10:19.
1 and 10 at RU25Willis,T. rush draw play for loss of 1 yard to the RU24 (DelRicco,G.;Brown,K.).
2 and 11 at RU24PENALTY RU illegal procedure 5 yards to the RU19.
2 and 16 at RU19Lucas,R. pass incomplete to Battaglia,M..
3 and 16 at RU19Lucas,R. pass incomplete to Battaglia,M..
4 and 16 at RU19Sheremetta,N. punt 38 yards to the VT43, Freeman,A. return 1 yards to the VT44 (Ward,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -6 yards, TOP 1:12
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:07.
1 and 10 at VT44DeShazo,M. rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT42, fumble by DeShazo,M. recovered by VT DeShazo,M. at VT42.
2 and 12 at VT42DeShazo,M. screen pass complete to Edwards,T. for 37 yards to the RU21, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at RU21Edwards,T. rush for 1 yard to the RU20, PENALTY VT illegal block 10 yards to the RU30.
1st and 19.
1 and 19 at RU30DeShazo,M. rush left for 1 yard to the RU29.
2 and 18 at RU29DeShazo,M. rush quarterback scramble for 12 yards to the RU17 (Jackson,J.).
3 and 6 at RU17DeShazo,M. pass complete to Thomas,D. for 9 yards to the RU8, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and Goal at RU08PENALTY VT illegal procedure 5 yards to the RU13.
1 and Goal at RU13Edmonds,B. rush draw play for 13 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:42.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, Bailey,B. return 16 yards to the RU16 (Smith,O.;Yarborough,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 56 yards, TOP 1:25
RUTGERS drive start at 07:36.
1 and 10 at RU16Willis,T. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU17 (Basham,B.).
2 and 9 at RU17Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Henry,M..
3 and 9 at RU17Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 8 yards to the RU25.
4 and 1 at RU25TEAM punt BLOCKED, recovered by VT Ferrell,W. at RU7 (blocked by McClung,M.), Ferrell,W. for 7 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:07.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 1:29
Williams,Ry. kickoff 64 yards to the RU1, Walker,E. return 25 yards to the RU26, PENALTY RU holding 10 yards to the RU16, 1st and 10, RU ball on RU16.
RUTGERS drive start at 06:07.
1 and 10 at RU16Bailey,B. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU17.
2 and 9 at RU17Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 9 yards to the RU26, 1ST DOWN RU (Drakeford,T.).
Drakeford (VT) injured on the play.
1 and 10 at RU26Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Brantley,C..
2 and 10 at RU26Fortay,B. pass complete to Bailey,B. for 1 yard to the RU27 (Knight,D.;Brown,C.).
3 and 9 at RU27Fortay,B. pass complete to Henry,M. for 3 yards to the RU30.
4 and 6 at RU30Sheremetta,N. punt 40 yards to the VT30, Freeman,A. return 14 yards to the VT44 (Blackwell,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 14 yards, TOP 2:39
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:28.
1 and 10 at VT44White,R rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT45.
2 and 9 at VT45DeShazo,M. deep pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
3 and 9 at VT45DeShazo,M. screen pass complete to White,R for 9 yards to the RU46, 1ST DOWN VT.
Brestle (RU) injured on the play.
1 and 10 at RU46Swarm,J. rush over left end for 8 yards to the RU38 (Jackson,J.).
2 and 2 at RU38DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Swarm,J..
3 and 2 at RU38DeShazo,M. rush over left end for 19 yards to the RU19, 1ST DOWN VT (Bellamy,J.).
1 and 10 at RU19DeShazo,M. pass complete to Sanders,S. for 17 yards to the RU2, 1ST DOWN VT (Bellamy,J.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 00:56.
1 and Goal at RU02DeShazo,M. rush right for 2 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:49.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kickoff 58 yards to the RU7, Bailey,B. return 27 yards to the RU34.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 56 yards, TOP 2:39
RUTGERS drive start at 00:49.
Okesa Smith (VT) injured on the play.
1 and 10 at RU34Fortay,B. pass incomplete.
Clock 00:37.
2 and 10 at RU34Fortay,B. pass complete to Walker,E. for 17 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at VT49Fortay,B. rush for 9 yards to the VT40.
2 and 1 at VT40Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 38 yards to the VT2, 1ST DOWN RU, PENALTY VT personal foul 1 yards to the VT1.
Clock 00:10.
1st and 1.
1 and Goal at VT01Fortay,B. sacked for loss of 4 yards to the VT5 (Knight,D.), PENALTY VT offside defense 0 yards to the VT1, NO PLAY.
Clock 00:04.
Timeout Rutgers, clock 00:04.
1 and Goal at VT01Bailey,B. rush up middle for no gain to the VT1 (Brown,K.).
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers008:5003030-50-08-137-14-0-853-30
Virginia Tech2806:1024066-80-012-644-10-0-725-21
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, RU ball on RU35.
Benestad,J. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Thomas,D. return 17 yards to the VT17 (Smith,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 65 yards, TOP 0:49
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT17Thomas,D. rush for 9 yards to the VT26 (Jackson,J.).
2 and 1 at VT26Thomas,D. rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT24 (Beckett,A.).
3 and 3 at VT24Thomas,D. rush over left end for loss of 2 yards to the VT22.
4 and 5 at VT22Colley,R. punt 35 yards to the RU43, PENALTY VT kick catching interference 5 yards to the RU48, 1st and 10, RU ball on RU48.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 1:48
RUTGERS drive start at 13:12.
1 and 10 at RU48Willis,T. rush draw play for 13 yards to the VT39, 1ST DOWN RU (Banks,A.).
1 and 10 at VT39Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 5 yards to the VT34.
2 and 5 at VT34Fortay,B. pass incomplete.
3 and 5 at VT34Fortay,B. sacked for loss of 6 yards to the VT40 (DelRicco,G.).
Timeout Rutgers, clock 11:58.
4 and 11 at VT40Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Brantley,C..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 12 yards, TOP 1:19
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 11:53.
1 and 10 at VT40PENALTY VT illegal procedure 5 yards to the VT35.
1 and 15 at VT35Swarm,J. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT37.
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 11:22.
2 and 13 at VT37DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Thomas,D..
3 and 13 at VT37DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Swarm,J..
4 and 13 at VT37Colley,R. punt 35 yards to the RU28.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -3 yards, TOP 0:54
RUTGERS drive start at 10:59.
RU ball on RU29.
1 and 10 at RU29PENALTY RU illegal procedure 5 yards to the RU24.
1 and 15 at RU24Fortay,B. pass complete to Battaglia,M. for 11 yards to the RU35 (Henley,S.).
2 and 4 at RU35Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 6 yards to the RU41, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at RU41Willis,T. rush left for 4 yards to the RU45 (Knight,D.).
2 and 6 at RU45Fortay,B. crossing pass complete to Battaglia,M. for 17 yards to the VT38, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at VT38Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Battaglia,M..
2 and 10 at VT38Willis,T. rush left for 12 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN RU (Banks,A.).
1 and 10 at VT26Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 11 yards to the VT15, 1ST DOWN RU (Green,L.).
1 and 10 at VT15Willis,T. rush up middle for 15 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN RU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:06.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 71 yards, TOP 2:53
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:06.
1 and 10 at VT20Thomas,D. rush over left end for 11 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN VT (Catanho,A.).
1 and 10 at VT31DeShazo,M. rush quarterback scramble for 4 yards to the VT35.
2 and 6 at VT35Thomas,D. rush over right end for 4 yards to the VT39 (Swartz,R.).
3 and 2 at VT39Thomas,D. rush over left end for 3 yards to the VT42, 1ST DOWN VT (Beckett,A.).
1 and 10 at VT42DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Thomas,D..
2 and 10 at VT42DeShazo,M. pass complete to Freeman,A. for 58 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:47.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, Willis,T. return 32 yards to the RU32 (Miles,S.;Ferrell,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 80 yards, TOP 2:19
RUTGERS drive start at 05:47.
1 and 10 at RU32Willis,T. rush over left end for 11 yards to the RU43, 1ST DOWN RU (Banks,A.).
1 and 10 at RU43Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Brantley,C..
2 and 10 at RU43Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Henry,M..
3 and 10 at RU43Fortay,B. pass complete to Evina,L. for 57 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN RU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:55.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Thomas,D. return 27 yards to the VT27.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 68 yards, TOP 0:52
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:55.
1 and 10 at VT27Swarm,J. rush left for 4 yards to the VT31 (Swinger,R.).
2 and 6 at VT31Thomas,D. rush for 19 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN VT (Washington,M.).
1 and 10 at VT50Thomas,D. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU49.
2 and 9 at RU49DeShazo,M. pass complete to Sanders,S. for 49 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:07.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Williams,Ry. kickoff 60 yards to the RU5, Bailey,B. return 24 yards to the RU29 (Yarborough,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 73 yards, TOP 1:48
RUTGERS drive start at 03:07.
1 and 10 at RU29Fortay,B. pass incomplete, PENALTY RU intentional grounding 19 yards to the RU10.
2nd and 29.
2 and 29 at RU10Willis,T. rush left for 19 yards to the RU29 (Knight,D.).
3 and 10 at RU29Fortay,B. pass complete to Henry,M. for 5 yards to the RU34 (Brown,K.;Knight,D.).
4 and 5 at RU34Sheremetta,N. punt 35 yards to the VT31, Freeman,A. return 10 yards to the VT41 (Blackwell,J.), PENALTY VT illegal block 10 yards to the VT31, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT31.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 1:46
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:21.
1 and 10 at VT31Edmonds,B. rush up middle for 9 yards to the VT40 (Bellamy,J.).
2 and 1 at VT40Edmonds,B. rush left for 4 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN VT (Bellamy,J.;Spaulding,B.).
1 and 10 at VT44White,R rush right for 5 yards to the VT49 (Jackson,J.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers1406:5044081-30-17-687-13-0-1122-24
Virginia Tech1408:1042061-30-014-712-5-0-1073-20
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 5 at VT49White,R rush over left end for 4 yards to the RU47 (Beckett,A.).
3 and 1 at RU47DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Still,B..
4 and 1 at RU47Colley,R. punt 47 yards to the RU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 22 yards, TOP 1:46
RUTGERS drive start at 14:35.
1 and 10 at RU20Willis,T. rush over left end for no gain to the RU20 (Lewis,L.).
2 and 10 at RU20Lucas,R. deep pass incomplete to Brantley,C..
3 and 10 at RU20Lucas,R. sacked for loss of 8 yards to the RU12.
4 and 18 at RU12Sheremetta,N. punt 42 yards to the VT46, fair catch by Freeman,A..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -8 yards, TOP 1:24
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:11.
1 and 10 at VT46Thomas,D. rush over left end for 2 yards to the VT48 (Gaebele,A.).
2 and 8 at VT48Swarm,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the RU48 (Swinger,R.;Spaulding,B.).
3 and 4 at RU48DeShazo,M. pass complete to White,C. for 13 yards to the RU35, 1ST DOWN VT (Ward,D.).
1 and 10 at RU35DeShazo,M. rush for loss of 6 yards to the RU41, fumble by DeShazo,M. recovered by RU Catanho,A. at RU45, Catanho,A. for 3 yards to the RU48.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 9 yards, TOP 1:22
RUTGERS drive start at 11:49, RU ball on RU48.
1 and 10 at RU48Fortay,B. deep pass incomplete to Brantley,C..
2 and 10 at RU48Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 7 yards to the VT45 (Jones,S.), PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the VT30, 1ST DOWN RU.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT30Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Henry,M..
2 and 10 at VT30Bailey,B. rush draw play for loss of 2 yards to the VT32 (Knight,D.;DelRicco,G.).
3 and 12 at VT32Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 21 yards to the VT11, 1ST DOWN RU (Yarborough,W.).
1 and 10 at VT11Fortay,B. rush quarterback scramble for 9 yards to the VT2 (Banks,A.).
2 and 1 at VT02Bailey,B. rush right for 2 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN RU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:05.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kickoff 58 yards to the VT7, Edwards,T. return 20 yards to the VT27 (Tribbitt,C.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 52 yards, TOP 2:44
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:05.
1 and 10 at VT27Thomas,D. rush left for 2 yards to the VT29 (Spaulding,B.).
2 and 8 at VT29Thomas,D. rush over right end for 19 yards to the VT48, 1ST DOWN VT (Spaulding,B.;Smith,S.).
1 and 10 at VT48Swarm,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the RU48 (Jackson,J.).
2 and 6 at RU48Thomas,D. rush up middle for 8 yards to the RU40, 1ST DOWN VT (Jackson,J.;Smith,S.).
1 and 10 at RU40Thomas,D. rush over right end for 4 yards to the RU36 (Spaulding,B.).
2 and 6 at RU36Thomas,D. rush left for 1 yard to the RU35 (Jackson,J.;Spells,S.).
3 and 5 at RU35Thomas,D. rush right for no gain to the RU35 (Catanho,A.;Bellamy,J.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 04:22.
4 and 5 at RU35DeShazo,M. pass incomplete to Freeman,A..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 38 yards, TOP 4:47
RUTGERS drive start at 04:18.
1 and 10 at RU35Fortay,B. pass complete to Brantley,C. for 11 yards to the RU46, 1ST DOWN RU (Henley,S.).
1 and 10 at RU46Fortay,B. pass complete to Walker,E. for 12 yards to the VT42, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at VT42Fortay,B. rush quarterback scramble for 4 yards to the VT38.
2 and 6 at VT38Fortay,B. deep pass incomplete.
3 and 6 at VT38Willis,T. rush draw play for 38 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN RU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:11.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kickoff 13 yards to the RU48, on-side kick, recovered by VT on RU48.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 65 yards, TOP 1:07
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:11.
1 and 10 at RU48Swarm,J. rush left for 4 yards to the RU44.
Timeout Rutgers, clock 03:01.
2 and 6 at RU44Swarm,J. rush up middle for 2 yards to the RU42.
Timeout Rutgers, clock 02:55.
3 and 4 at RU42Swarm,J. rush for 1 yard to the RU41, fumble by Swarm,J. recovered by RU Spells,S. at RU41, Spells,S. for 23 yards to the VT36.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 0:26
RUTGERS drive start at 02:45, RU ball on VT36.
1 and 10 at VT36Fortay,B. pass incomplete.
2 and 10 at VT36Willis,T. rush up middle for no gain to the VT36 (Price,J.C.;Lewis,L.).
3 and 10 at VT36Fortay,B. pass incomplete to Battaglia,M..
4 and 10 at VT36Fortay,B. pass complete to Battaglia,M. for 26 yards to the VT10, 1ST DOWN RU.
Battaglia (RU) injured on the play.
Clock 01:59.
1 and Goal at VT10Fortay,B. rush quarterback scramble for 2 yards to the VT8.
2 and Goal at VT08Fortay,B. pass incomplete.
Clock 01:10.
3 and Goal at VT08Fortay,B. pass incomplete.
Clock 01:04.
4 and Goal at VT08Fortay,B. pass complete to Henry,M. for 8 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:57.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Benestad,J. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Fortay (RU) injured on the play.
Benestad,J. kickoff 17 yards to the VT48, out-of-bounds, VT ball on VT48.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 36 yards, TOP 1:48
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:57.
1 and 10 at VT48Team rush for loss of 3 yards to the VT45.
2 and 13 at VT45Team rush for loss of 3 yards to the VT42.
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, -6 yards, TOP 0:57
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers2107:0324172-52-29-456-14-0-850-0
Virginia Tech007:5721031-40-116-391-3-0-131-15

Participation

Rutgers - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Rutgers: 1-Ray Lucas , 3-Tim Geckeler , 4-Shaun Smith , 5-John Benestad , 6-Reggie Funderburk , 7-Bryan Fortay , 8-Mario Henry , 9-Jay Bellamy , 10-Curtis Tribbitt , 11-Ed Walker , 12-Chris Brantley , 19-Lance Evina , 21-Bill Bailey , 22-Michael Roberts , 23-Mark Washington , 25-Julius Blackwell , 28-Derek Ward , 31-Terrell Willis , 37-Nick Sheremetta , 40-Bruce Spaulding , 41-Jamil Jackson , 45-Keith Price , 49-Mike Brestle , 54-Brian Sheridan , 59-Rusty Swartz , 71-Andrew Gaebele , 80-Alcides Catanho , 81-Marco Battaglia , 89-Robert Sneathen , 91-Keif Bryant , 97-Shane Spells , 98-Andrew Beckett , 99-Rashod Swinger .

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
FL3Steve Sanders
QB12Maurice DeShazo
FB34Joe Swarm
TB42Dwayne Thomas
SG51Chris Malone
TG54Damien McMahon
TT57Chris Barry
ST61Billy Conaty
C73Jim Pyne
SE80Antonio Freeman
TE83John Burke
PosNo.Defense
E6Hank Coleman
LB20DeWayne Knight
LC22Tyronne Drakeford
FS27Antonio Banks
ROV31Stacy Henley
LB41George DelRicco
RC43Larry Green
LB44Ken Brown
E58Cornell Brown
T74Jeff Holland
T98Waverly Jackson

Virginia Tech: 1-Michael Williams , 2-Robbie Colley , 4-Cornelius White , 5-Ryan J. Williams , 8-Bernard Basham , 9-Scott Jones , 14-Torrian Gray , 17-Bryan Still , 21-Brandon Semones , 24-William Yarborough , 25-William Ferrell , 28-Okesa Smith , 29-Ranall White , 30-Vernon Dozier , 32-Brian Edmonds , 33-Tommy Edwards , 37-Marcus McClung , 38-Willie Wilkins , 39-Andy Miller , 40-Shaine Miles , 53-Chris Peduzzi , 56-Lawrence Lewis , 59-J.C. Price , 85-Matt Morrell .