(18) Virginia Tech
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Syracuse
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(18) Virginia Tech (3-1, 2-1) 1407021
Syracuse (1-2, 1-0) 71772152
  • September 28, 1996
    Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY
  • Kickoff time: 3:48 pm
  • End of Game: 7:04 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:16
  • Temperature: 72
  • Wind: None
  • Weather: Indoors
  • Attendance: 49,069
  • Referee: Terry Monk
  • Umpire: Ron Klages
  • Linesman: Matt Fitzgerald
  • Line judge: Doug Robbins
  • Back judge: Jim Egizio
  • Field judge: Howard Curry
  • Side judge: Thomas Compton

Scoring Summary

First QuarterVTSU
TD06:33Deon Maddox 3 yd Pass From Donovan McNabb (Nathan Trout Kick)Drive: 15 plays, 72 yds, 6:5007
TD03:09Cornelius White 60 yd Blocked Punt Return (Shayne Graham Kick)77
TD01:36Ken Oxendine 1 yd Rush (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 4 plays, 21 yds, 1:17147
Second QuarterVTSU
FG08:22Nathan Trout 23 yd Field GoalDrive: 11 plays, 61 yds, 5:051410
TD07:37Phil Nash 4 yd Punt Return (Nathan Trout Kick)1417
TD05:53Tebucky Jones 23 yd Rush (Nathan Trout Kick)Drive: 2 plays, 24 yds, 0:471424
Third QuarterVTSU
TD07:55Ken Oxendine 3 yd Rush (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 10 plays, 67 yds, 5:202124
TD03:44Quinton Spotwood 10 yd Pass From Donovan McNabb (Nathan Trout Kick)Drive: 10 plays, 78 yds, 4:112131
Fourth QuarterVTSU
TD10:14Tebucky Jones 6 yd Rush (Nathan Trout Kick)Drive: 2 plays, 73 yds, 0:172138
TD03:19Terry Morris 5 yd Rush (Nathan Trout Kick)Drive: 4 plays, 18 yds, 1:522145
TD03:08Keith Bulluck 20 yd Interception Return (Nathan Trout Kick)2152

Team Stats

VT SU
FIRST DOWNS 12 20
  Rushing 5 14
  Passing 6 6
  Penalty 1 0
NET YARDS RUSHING 111 338
  Rushing Attempts 36 62
  Average Per Rush 3.1 5.5
  Rushing Touchdowns 2 3
  Yards Gained Rushing 138 376
  Yards Lost Rushing 27 38
NET YARDS PASSING 157 123
  Completions-Attempts-Int 11-25-3 8-12-0
  Average Per Attempt 6.3 10.3
  Average Per Completion 14.3 15.4
  Passing Touchdowns 0 2
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 268 461
  Total offense plays 61 74
  Average Gain Per Play 4.4 6.2
Fumbles: Number-Lost 3-1 4-3
Penalties: Number-Yards 2-17 6-43
PUNTS-YARDS 6-190 4-155
  Average Yards Per Punt 31.7 38.8
  Net Yards Per Punt 27.5 21.8
  Inside 20 0 2
  50+ Yards 0 2
  Touchbacks 0 0
  Fair catch 2 1
VT SU
KICKOFFS-YARDS 4-220 9-567
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 55.0 63.0
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 36.8 45.7
  Touchbacks 0 2
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 2-68-1 1-25-1
  Average Per Return 34.0 25.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 7-116-0 3-73-0
  Average Per Return 16.6 24.3
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 3-27-1
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 25:48 34:12
  1st Quarter 04:34 10:26
  2nd Quarter 06:04 08:56
  3rd Quarter 06:41 08:19
  4th Quarter 08:29 06:31
Third-Down Conversions 4 of 13 12 of 17
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 1 0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 2-2 5-6
  Touchdowns 2-2 4-6
  Field Goals 0-0 1-1
Sacks By: Number-Yards 3-18 2-9
PAT Kicks 3-3 7-7
Field Goals 0-0 1-1

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Ken Oxendine 15533502173.3
Shyrone Stith 5270270115.4
William Flowers 014014000.0
Jim Druckenmiller 113219130121.2
Al Clark 210010085.0
Brian Edmonds 223-102-0.5
Team 102-200-2.0
Total36138271112173.1
Syracuse Rushing
Donovan McNabb 15162351270728.5
Tebucky Jones 13763732265.6
Rob Konrad 14520520133.7
Malcolm Thomas 8490490196.1
Kyle McIntosh 10290290102.9
Terry Morris 2808154.0
Total62376383383725.5
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Jim Druckenmiller 11-23-21570522
Al Clark 0-2-10000
Total11-25-31570522
Syracuse Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Donovan McNabb 8-12-01232483
Total8-12-01232483
Virginia Tech Receiving
Shawn Scales 437018
Ken Oxendine 258052
Michael Stuewe 224014
Angelo Harrison 115015
Bryan Jennings 112012
Brian Edmonds 111011
Total11157052
Syracuse Receiving
Deon Maddox 32019
Kaseem Sinceno 223014
Jim Turner 270048
Quinton Spotwood 110110
Total8123248
Virginia Tech Punting
John Thomas 519038.04500
Team 100.0000
Total619031.74500
Syracuse Punting
Sean Reali 315551.77020
TEAM 100.0000
Total415538.87020
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Walter Ford 00058419000
Cullen Hawkins 00011616000
Cornelius White 16060000000
Antonio Banks 00011616000
Angelo Harrison 188000000
Total26860711619000
Syracuse All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Keith Bulluck 00000012020
Kevin Johnson 00037333000
Kevin Abrams 1210000000
Anthony Walker 000000177
Phil Nash 044000000
Rod Gadson 000000100
Total12543733332720
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Ken Oxendine 5058000108
Walter Ford 00840084
Cornelius White 00060060
Shawn Scales 03700037
Shyrone Stith 27000027
Michael Stuewe 02400024
Angelo Harrison 01508023
Cullen Hawkins 00160016
Antonio Banks 00160016
William Flowers 14000014
Jim Druckenmiller 13000013
Bryan Jennings 01200012
Brian Edmonds -11100010
Al Clark 10000010
Team -20000-2
Total111157116680452
Syracuse All Purpose
Donovan McNabb 1270000127
Tebucky Jones 73000073
Kevin Johnson 00730073
Jim Turner 07000070
Rob Konrad 52000052
Malcolm Thomas 49000049
Kyle McIntosh 29000029
Kaseem Sinceno 02300023
Kevin Abrams 00021021
Keith Bulluck 00002020
Deon Maddox 02000020
Quinton Spotwood 01000010
Terry Morris 800008
Anthony Walker 000077
Phil Nash 000404
Rod Gadson 000000
Total338123732527586
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
None
Syracuse Field Goal Attempts
Nathan Trout 208:2223Good
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Jimmy Kibble 42200155.0
Total42200155.0
Syracuse Kickoffs
Sean Reali 95672063.0
Total95672063.0
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Jim Druckenmiller 21
Shyrone Stith 10
Syracuse Fumbles
Donovan McNabb 21
Rob Konrad 11
Tebucky Jones 11

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT2015:00KOVT2713:23PUNT3-71:37
1VT2606:33KOVT2804:53PUNT3-21:40
1VT4003:09PUNTVT4003:09TD0-00:00
1SU2102:53FUMBSU0001:36TD4-211:17
2VT2114:49PUNTVT2613:27PUNT3-51:22
2VT1608:22KOVT2507:37PUNT3-90:45
2VT1507:37KOVT2406:40FUMB2-90:57
2VT1905:53KOVT2603:45INT6-72:08
2VT0300:52FUMBVT0300:00HALF3-00:52
3VT3313:15FUMBSU0007:55TD10-675:20
3VT2003:44KOVT4202:23PUNT5-221:21
4VT1212:55PUNTVT3310:31PUNT5-212:24
4VT1910:14KOSU2107:33DOWNS5-602:41
4VT1605:16PUNTVT1605:11INT1-00:05
4VT1503:19KOVT1503:08INT1-00:11
4VT1503:08KOSU3800:00HALF7-473:08
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession04:3406:0406:4108:2910:3815:1025:48
Third Down Conversions1/31/51/21/32/82/54/13
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/10/00/10/1
Syracuse Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1SU2813:23PUNTVT0006:33TD15-726:50
1SU3804:53PUNTVT4003:09PUNT4-221:44
1SU3703:09KOSU2102:53FUMB1--160:16
1SU1901:36KOSU1414:49PUNT3--51:47
2SU3213:27PUNTVT0708:22FG11-615:05
2VT0407:37PUNTVT0407:37TD0-00:00
2VT2406:40FUMBVT0005:53TD2-240:47
2VT3903:45INTVT0300:52FUMB7-362:53
3SU3515:00KOVT3313:15FUMB4-321:45
3SU2207:55KOVT0003:44TD10-784:11
3SU2402:23PUNTVT4212:55PUNT9-344:28
4SU2710:31PUNTVT0010:14TD2-730:17
4SU2107:33DOWNSSU2205:16PUNT3-12:17
4VT1805:11INTVT0003:19TD4-181:52
4VT0003:08INTVT0003:08TD0-00:00
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession10:2608:5608:1906:3119:2214:5034:12
Third Down Conversions5/62/43/32/47/105/712/17
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
Myron Newsome 810182.0/2-1-----
Tony Morrison 106161.0/2-------
Antonio Banks 6612-----1--
Danny Wheel 5611--------
Torrian Gray 7310---1-0----
Cornell Brown 538---1-0----
Waverly Jackson 257-1.0/5------
Kerwin Hairston 145-1.0/7------
Nat Williams 145--------
Brad Baylor 145--------
Loren Johnson 5-5--------
Brandon Semones 5-5-1.0/7------
Pierson Prioleau 4-4---1-0---1
John Engelberger 224--------
Jimmy Kibble 1-1--------
Korey Irby 1-1--------
Shaine Miles 1-1--------
Cody Whipple 1-1--------
Anthony Midget -11--------
Cornelius White --0------1-
Total66541203.0/43.0/1813-0-111
Syracuse Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Antwaune Ponds 5161.0/3-------
Donovan Darius 5-5--------
Jason Walters 4151.0/10-------
Anthony Walker 415---1-01-7---
Phil Nash 4-4-----2--
Keith Bulluck 4-4----1-20---
Jeff Danish 1231.5/40.5/1------
Nate Hemsley 213-----1--
Dana Cottrell 213-----1--
Dulayne Morgan 2-21.0/61.0/6------
Stan Gibbs 2-2--------
Mike Brown 112--------
Antonio Anderson -220.5/20.5/2-----1
Kevin Abrams 2-2-----21-
Rod Gadson 2-2----1-02--
Roland Williams 1-1--------
Matt Klaus 1-1--------
Marc Pilon 1-1--------
Derrick Corley 1-1--------
Jim Turner 1-1--------
David Byrd --0-----1--
Total4510555.0/252.0/91-03-27911

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Captains: SU - DB Kevin Abrams; RB Malcolm Thomas; Harvey Pennypacker
Captains VT: Druckenmiller, Edmonds, Brown, Jackson
SU wins toss and defers, VT will receive and defend West Goal
SU ball on SU35.
Reali,S. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT20Oxendine,K. rush for loss of 3 yards to the VT17 (Ponds,A.).
2 and 13 at VT17Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Stuewe,M. for 10 yards to the VT27 (Gadson,R.).
3 and 3 at VT27Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Harrison,A. (Abrams,K.).
4 and 3 at VT27Thomas,J. punt 45 yards to the SU28, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 1:37
SYRACUSE drive start at 13:23.
1 and 10 at SU28Thomas,M. rush for 3 yards to the SU31 (Brown,C.).
2 and 7 at SU31Thomas,M. rush for 4 yards to the SU35 (Gray,T.;Morrison,T.).
3 and 3 at SU35McNabb,D. pass complete to Maddox,D. for 8 yards to the SU43, 1ST DOWN SU (Prioleau,P.;Jackson,W.).
1 and 10 at SU43Konrad,R. rush for 6 yards to the SU49 (Gray,T.).
2 and 4 at SU49Konrad,R. rush for 3 yards to the VT48 (Wheel,D.;Newsome,M.).
3 and 1 at VT48Thomas,M. rush for 4 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN SU (Prioleau,P.).
1 and 10 at VT44McNabb,D. pass incomplete to Williams,R. (Gray,T.).
2 and 10 at VT44Thomas,M. rush for 8 yards to the VT36 (Gray,T.).
3 and 2 at VT36McNabb,D. pass complete to Sinceno,K. for 9 yards to the VT27, 1ST DOWN SU (Banks,A.;Newsome,M.).
1 and 10 at VT27Thomas,M. rush for 3 yards to the VT24 (Jackson,W.).
2 and 7 at VT24Thomas,M. rush for 4 yards to the VT20 (Newsome,M.;Wheel,D.).
3 and 3 at VT20McNabb,D. rush quarterback draw for 10 yards to the VT10, 1ST DOWN SU (Gray,T.).
1 and Goal at VT10Thomas,M. rush for 5 yards to the VT5 (Wheel,D.).
2 and Goal at VT05Konrad,R. rush for 2 yards to the VT3 (Team).
3 and Goal at VT03McNabb,D. pass complete to Maddox,D. for 3 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:33.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 55 yards to the VT10, Hawkins,C. return 16 yards to the VT26 (Brown,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 15 plays, 72 yards, TOP 6:50
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:33.
1 and 10 at VT26Oxendine,K. rush for 2 yards to the VT28 (Walters,J.).
2 and 8 at VT28Druckenmiller,J rush for no gain to the VT28 (Ponds,A.).
3 and 8 at VT28Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Harrison,A. (Gadson,R.).
4 and 8 at VT28Thomas,J. punt 34 yards to the SU38, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 1:40
SYRACUSE drive start at 04:53.
1 and 10 at SU38Thomas,M. rush for 19 yards to the VT43, 1ST DOWN SU (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at VT43Konrad,R. rush for 1 yard to the VT42 (Newsome,M.).
2 and 9 at VT42McNabb,D. pass incomplete to Maddox,D., QB hurry by Prioleau,P., PENALTY SU illegal procedure declined.
3 and 9 at VT42McNabb,D. rush quarterback scramble for 2 yards to the VT40 (Jackson,W.).
4 and 7 at VT40Reali,S. punt BLOCKED, recovered by VT White,C. at VT40, White,C. for 60 yards to the SU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:09 (blocked by White,C.).
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 22 yards, TOP 1:44
Kibble,J. kickoff 61 yards to the SU4, Johnson,Ke. return 33 yards to the SU37 (Midget,A.).
SYRACUSE drive start at 03:09.
1 and 10 at SU37McNabb,D. rush for loss of 5 yards to the SU32, fumble by McNabb,D. recovered by VT Prioleau,P. at SU21.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, -16 yards, TOP 0:16
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:53.
1 and 10 at SU21Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S., QB hurry by Anderson,A..
2 and 10 at SU21Druckenmiller,J rush for 2 yards to the SU19 (Ponds,A.).
3 and 8 at SU19Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Scales,S. for 18 yards to the SU1, 1ST DOWN VT (Darius,D.).
1 and Goal at SU01Oxendine,K. rush for 1 yard to the SU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:36.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Kibble,J. kickoff 65 yards to the SU0, Johnson,Ke. return 19 yards to the SU19 (Whipple,C.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 21 yards, TOP 1:17
SYRACUSE drive start at 01:36.
1 and 10 at SU19McIntosh,K. rush for 2 yards to the SU21 (Semones,B.).
2 and 8 at SU21McIntosh,K. rush for no gain to the SU21 (Newsome,M.).
3 and 8 at SU21McNabb,D. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the SU14 (Hairston,K.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech1404:3401011-30-05-22-5-0-280-0
Syracuse710:2632055-60-018-533-5-0-200-0
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
4 and 15 at SU14Reali,S. punt 53 yards to the VT33, Harrison,A. return 3 yards to the VT36 (Nash,P.), PENALTY VT illegal block 15 yards to the VT21, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT21.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -5 yards, TOP 1:47
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:49.
1 and 10 at VT21Oxendine,K. rush for no gain to the VT21 (Ponds,A.).
2 and 10 at VT21Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Stuewe,M. (Gadson,R.).
3 and 10 at VT21Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Scales,S. for 5 yards to the VT26 (Nash,P.).
4 and 5 at VT26Thomas,J. punt 42 yards to the SU32, fair catch by Maddox,D..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 1:22
SYRACUSE drive start at 13:27.
1 and 10 at SU32Jones,T. rush for 2 yards to the SU34 (Gray,T.;Baylor,B.).
2 and 8 at SU34Jones,T. rush for 26 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN SU (Gray,T.).
1 and 10 at VT40Jones,T. rush for 1 yard to the VT39 (Brown,C.).
2 and 9 at VT39McNabb,D. rush for 19 yards to the VT20, 1ST DOWN SU, out-of-bounds (Banks,A.).
1 and 10 at VT20McIntosh,K. rush for 3 yards to the VT17 (Newsome,M.), PENALTY SU holding 10 yards to the VT27.
1st and 17.
1 and 17 at VT27McNabb,D. rush quarterback draw for 6 yards to the VT21 (Engelberger,J.;Jackson,W.).
2 and 11 at VT21Konrad,R. rush for 13 yards to the VT8, 1ST DOWN SU (Johnson,L.).
1 and Goal at VT08McIntosh,K. rush for no gain to the VT8 (Semones,B.).
2 and Goal at VT08McIntosh,K. rush for 1 yard to the VT7 (Brown,C.;Prioleau,P.).
3 and Goal at VT07McNabb,D. pass incomplete to Maddox,D. (Gray,T.).
4 and Goal at VT07Trout,N. field goal attempt from 23 GOOD, clock 08:22.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Banks,A. return 16 yards to the VT16 (Bulluck,K.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 61 yards, TOP 5:05
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:22.
1 and 10 at VT16Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S..
2 and 10 at VT16Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C., dropped pass (Nash,P.).
3 and 10 at VT16Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Scales,S. for 9 yards to the VT25 (Abrams,K.).
4 and 1 at VT25Thomas,J. punt BLOCKED, recovered by SU Nash,P. at VT4, Nash,P. for 4 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:37 (blocked by Abrams,K.).
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 0:45
Timeout Syracuse, clock 07:37.
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Ford,W. return 15 yards to the VT15 (Walker,A.).
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 07:37.
1 and 10 at VT15Oxendine,K. rush for 2 yards to the VT17 (Ponds,A.;Anderson,A.).
2 and 8 at VT17Druckenmiller,J rush for no gain to the VT17, fumble by Druckenmiller,J recovered by SU Walker,A. at VT24.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 9 yards, TOP 0:57
SYRACUSE drive start at 06:40.
1 and 10 at VT24Konrad,R. rush for 1 yard to the VT23 (Williams,N.).
2 and 9 at VT23Jones,T. rush for 23 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN SU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:53.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 60 yards to the VT5, Ford,W. return 14 yards to the VT19 (Nash,P.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 24 yards, TOP 0:47
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:53.
1 and 10 at VT19Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C. (Hemsley,N.).
2 and 10 at VT19Druckenmiller,J rush for 7 yards to the VT26 (Gadson,R.).
3 and 3 at VT26Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Scales,S. for 5 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN VT (Nash,P.), PENALTY SU offside defense declined.
1 and 10 at VT31Druckenmiller,J rush for 1 yard to the VT32 (Brown,M.;Walters,J.).
2 and 9 at VT32Druckenmiller,J sacked for loss of 6 yards to the VT26 (Morgan,D.).
3 and 15 at VT26Druckenmiller,J pass intercepted by Gadson,R. at the VT39, Gadson,R. return 0 yards to the VT39.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 7 yards, TOP 2:08
SYRACUSE drive start at 03:45.
1 and 10 at VT39McIntosh,K. rush for 5 yards to the VT34 (Williams,N.;Wheel,D.).
2 and 5 at VT34McIntosh,K. rush for 4 yards to the VT30 (Williams,N.).
3 and 1 at VT30McNabb,D. rush quarterback sneak for 1 yard to the VT29, 1ST DOWN SU.
1 and 10 at VT29Konrad,R. rush for 1 yard to the VT28 (Jackson,W.).
2 and 9 at VT28Jones,T. rush for 4 yards to the VT24 (Banks,A.).
3 and 5 at VT24McNabb,D. pass complete to Turner,J. for 22 yards to the VT2, 1ST DOWN SU, out-of-bounds (Newsome,M.).
1 and Goal at VT02Jones,T. rush for loss of 1 yard to the VT3, fumble by Jones,T. recovered by VT Brown,C. at VT3.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 36 yards, TOP 2:53
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:52.
1 and 10 at VT03Oxendine,K. rush for 1 yard to the VT4 (Cottrell,D.).
Timeout Syracuse, clock 00:33.
2 and 9 at VT04Druckenmiller,J rush for 1 yard to the VT5.
3 and 8 at VT05Team rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT3.
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech006:0401011-50-09-113-8-1-191-15
Syracuse1708:5651062-40-017-1091-2-0-221-10
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VT ball on VT35.
Kibble,J. kickoff 30 yards to the SU35, out-of-bounds, SU ball on SU35.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:52
SYRACUSE drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at SU35Konrad,R. rush for 3 yards to the SU38 (Jackson,W.).
2 and 7 at SU38Jones,T. rush for 4 yards to the SU42 (Wheel,D.).
3 and 3 at SU42McNabb,D. pass complete to Sinceno,K. for 14 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN SU (Prioleau,P.;Newsome,M.).
1 and 10 at VT44Konrad,R. rush for 11 yards to the VT33, fumble by Konrad,R. recovered by VT Gray,T. at VT33.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 32 yards, TOP 1:45
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:15.
1 and 10 at VT33Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Edmonds,B. for 11 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN VT (Hemsley,N.).
1 and 10 at VT44Oxendine,K. rush for 5 yards to the VT49 (Walker,A.).
2 and 5 at VT49Oxendine,K. rush for 17 yards to the SU34, 1ST DOWN VT (Walker,A.).
1 and 10 at SU34Oxendine,K. rush for 7 yards to the SU27 (Darius,D.).
2 and 3 at SU27Druckenmiller,J shovel pass complete to Oxendine,K. for 6 yards to the SU21, 1ST DOWN VT (Darius,D.).
1 and 10 at SU21Oxendine,K. rush for 6 yards to the SU15 (Hemsley,N.;Walker,A.).
2 and 4 at SU15Oxendine,K. rush for 1 yard to the SU14 (Cottrell,D.).
3 and 3 at SU14PENALTY SU offside defense 5 yards to the SU9, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and Goal at SU09Oxendine,K. rush for 4 yards to the SU5 (Hemsley,N.).
2 and Goal at SU05Edmonds,B. rush for 2 yards to the SU3 (Ponds,A.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 08:00.
3 and Goal at SU03Oxendine,K. rush for 3 yards to the SU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:55.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Kibble,J. kickoff 64 yards to the SU1, Johnson,Ke. return 21 yards to the SU22 (Whipple,C.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 67 yards, TOP 5:20
SYRACUSE drive start at 07:55.
1 and 10 at SU22Jones,T. rush for 4 yards to the SU26 (Gray,T.).
2 and 6 at SU26Jones,T. rush for 6 yards to the SU32, 1ST DOWN SU (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at SU32Morris,T. rush for 2 yards to the SU34 (Newsome,M.).
2 and 8 at SU34McNabb,D. rush for 17 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN SU (Newsome,M.).
1 and 10 at VT49McNabb,D. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the SU44 (Semones,B.).
2 and 17 at SU44McNabb,D. pass incomplete to Turner,J. (Banks,A.).
Timeout Syracuse, clock 05:45.
3 and 17 at SU44McNabb,D. pass complete to Turner,J. for 48 yards to the VT8, 1ST DOWN SU (Johnson,L.).
1 and Goal at VT08Jones,T. rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT10 (Morrison,T.).
2 and Goal at VT10Konrad,R. rush for no gain to the VT10 (Team).
3 and Goal at VT10McNabb,D. pass complete to Spotwood,Q. for 10 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:44.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 78 yards, TOP 4:11
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:44.
1 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete (Cottrell,D.).
2 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J rush for 12 yards to the VT32, 1ST DOWN VT (Walters,J.), PENALTY SU face mask 6 yards to the VT38.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT38Stith,S. rush for 4 yards to the VT42 (Bulluck,K.).
2 and 6 at VT42Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S. (Abrams,K.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 02:34.
3 and 6 at VT42Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C. (Byrd,D.).
4 and 6 at VT42Thomas,J. punt 34 yards to the SU24, fair catch by Maddox,D..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 22 yards, TOP 1:21
SYRACUSE drive start at 02:23.
1 and 10 at SU24McNabb,D. rush quarterback draw for 16 yards to the SU40, fumble forced by Banks,A., fumble by McNabb,D. recovered by SU TEAM at SU40, 1ST DOWN SU.
1 and 10 at SU40McNabb,D. rush for 4 yards to the SU44 (Newsome,M.).
2 and 6 at SU44Jones,T. rush for loss of 1 yard to the SU43 (Newsome,M.).
3 and 7 at SU43McNabb,D. pass complete to Maddox,D. for 7 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN SU (Gray,T.).
1 and 10 at SU50Konrad,R. rush for 9 yards to the VT41 (Newsome,M.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech706:4122151-20-010-612-5-0-170-0
Syracuse708:1933063-30-014-664-5-0-792-11
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 1 at VT41Konrad,R. rush for 2 yards to the VT39, 1ST DOWN SU (Engelberger,J.).
1 and 10 at VT39McIntosh,K. rush for 1 yard to the VT38 (Brown,C.).
2 and 9 at VT38McNabb,D. rush for 1 yard to the VT37 (Newsome,M.).
3 and 8 at VT37McNabb,D. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the VT42 (Jackson,W.).
4 and 13 at VT42Reali,S. punt 30 yards to the VT12, fair catch by Harrison,A..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 34 yards, TOP 4:28
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:55.
1 and 10 at VT12Oxendine,K. rush for 1 yard to the VT13 (Walker,A.).
2 and 9 at VT13Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Jennings,B. for 13 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN VT (Abrams,K.).
1 and 10 at VT26Oxendine,K. rush for 3 yards to the VT29 (Cottrell,D.;Danish,J.).
2 and 7 at VT29Druckenmiller,J rush for loss of 5 yards to the VT24, fumble by Druckenmiller,J recovered by VT Oxendine,K. at VT19 (Walters,J.).
3 and 17 at VT19Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Stuewe,M. for 14 yards to the VT33 (Darius,D.).
4 and 3 at VT33Thomas,J. punt 40 yards to the SU27, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 21 yards, TOP 2:24
SYRACUSE drive start at 10:31.
1 and 10 at SU27McNabb,D. rush for 72 yards to the VT1, 1ST DOWN SU, out-of-bounds (Gray,T.).
1 and Goal at VT01PENALTY SU false start 5 yards to the VT6.
1 and Goal at VT06Jones,T. rush for 6 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:14.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Ford,W. return 19 yards to the VT19 (Turner,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 73 yards, TOP 0:17
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:14.
1 and 10 at VT19Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Oxendine,K. for 52 yards to the SU29, 1ST DOWN VT (Bulluck,K.).
1 and 10 at SU29Edmonds,B. rush for loss of 3 yards to the SU32 (Danish,J.).
2 and 13 at SU32Druckenmiller,J sacked for loss of 3 yards to the SU35 (Anderson,A.;Danish,J.).
3 and 16 at SU35Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Harrison,A. for 12 yards to the SU23 (Darius,D.).
4 and 4 at SU23Druckenmiller,J rush for 2 yards to the SU21 (Walters,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 60 yards, TOP 2:41
SYRACUSE drive start at 07:33.
1 and 10 at SU21Jones,T. rush for 2 yards to the SU23 (Morrison,T.), PENALTY SU personal foul 12 yards to the SU11.
2nd and 19.
2 and 19 at SU11Konrad,R. rush for 3 yards to the SU14 (Team).
3 and 16 at SU14McNabb,D. rush for 13 yards to the SU27 (Newsome,M.).
4 and 3 at SU27PENALTY SU substitution infraction 5 yards to the SU22.
4 and 8 at SU22Reali,S. punt 70 yards to the VT8, Harrison,A. return 8 yards to the VT16 (Williams,R.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 2:17
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:16.
1 and 10 at VT16Druckenmiller,J pass intercepted by Walker,A. at the VT21, Walker,A. return 3 yards to the VT18.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:05
SYRACUSE drive start at 05:11.
1 and 10 at VT18McIntosh,K. rush for 3 yards to the VT15 (Team).
2 and 7 at VT15Konrad,R. rush for no gain to the VT15 (Williams,N.).
3 and 7 at VT15McIntosh,K. rush for 10 yards to the VT5, 1ST DOWN SU (Newsome,M.).
1 and Goal at VT05Morris,T. rush for 5 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:19.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
1 and Goal at VT03PENALTY VT substitution infraction 2 yards to the VT1.
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Reali,S. kickoff 63 yards to the VT2, Ford,W. return 13 yards to the VT15 (Gibbs,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 18 yards, TOP 1:52
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:19.
1 and 10 at VT15Clark,A. pass intercepted by Bulluck,K. at the VT20, Bulluck,K. return 20 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:08.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
Trout,N. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Syracuse:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:11
Reali,S. kickoff 64 yards to the VT1, Ford,W. return 14 yards to the VT15 (Gibbs,S.).
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:08.
1 and 10 at VT15Stith,S. rush for 3 yards to the VT18 (Pilon,M.).
2 and 7 at VT18Clark,A. rush for 8 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN VT (Corley,D.).
1 and 10 at VT26Stith,S. rush for 11 yards to the VT37, 1ST DOWN VT (Klaus,M.).
1 and 10 at VT37Stith,S. rush for 1 yard to the VT38.
2 and 9 at VT38Clark,A. rush for 2 yards to the VT40 (Morgan,D.).
3 and 7 at VT40Stith,S. rush for 8 yards to the VT48, fumble by Stith,S. recovered by VT Flowers,W. at VT48, Flowers,W. for 14 yards to the SU38, 1ST DOWN VT (Bulluck,K.).
1 and 10 at SU38Clark,A. pass incomplete to Crawford,J. (Nash,P.).
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 47 yards, TOP 3:08
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech008:2932051-30-112-374-7-2-911-2
Syracuse2106:3130032-40-013-1130-0-0-03-22

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
SE4Cornelius White
QB16Jim Druckenmiller
FL22Shawn Scales
TB28Ken Oxendine
C61Billy Conaty
RG64Gennaro DiNapoli
LT71Jay Hagood
LG75Todd Washington
RT76T.J. Washington
TE81Bryan Jennings
PosNo.Defense
ILB8Tony Morrison
CB9Antonio Banks
CB12Loren Johnson
FS14Torrian Gray
ROV20Pierson Prioleau
OLB21Brandon Semones
ILB55Myron Newsome
DE58Cornell Brown
DT67Brad Baylor
DE90Danny Wheel
DT98Waverly Jackson

Virginia Tech: 1-Keion Carpenter , 2-Tyron Edmond , 3-John Thomas , 5-Al Clark , 11-Cody Whipple , 13-James Crawford , 15-Marcus Gildersleeve , 17-Shayne Graham , 23-Jomo Nelson , 24-Tony Joe , 25-Shane Beamer , 26-Korey Irby , 30-Anthony Midget , 31-Michael Stuewe , 32-Brian Edmonds , 36-Edmund Tan , 38-Shyrone Stith , 40-Shaine Miles , 42-Cullen Hawkins , 44-Shelly Ellison , 46-Jamel Smith , 48-Ken Handy , 49-Steve Tate , 52-William Flowers , 57-Dwight Vick , 68-Chris Andreadis , 72-Tim Wade , 74-Derek Smith , 83-Angelo Harrison , 85-Walter Ford , 87-John Engelberger , 88-Sean Sullivan , 91-Caleb Hurd , 92-Nat Williams , 93-Kerwin Hairston , 95-Jimmy Kibble .

Syracuse - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Syracuse: 1-Deon Maddox , 4-Kevin Abrams , 5-Donovan McNabb , 8-Quinton Spotwood , 9-Rod Gadson , 10-Phil Nash , 12-Kevin Johnson , 15-Jim Turner , 17-Malcolm Thomas , 20-Donovan Darius , 22-David Byrd , 24-Anthony Walker , 26-Mike Brown , 28-Kyle McIntosh , 31-Stan Gibbs , 33-Keith Bulluck , 34-Tebucky Jones , 36-Nathan Trout , 37-Terry Morris , 39-Sean Reali , 41-Nate Hemsley , 44-Rob Konrad , 45-Dana Cottrell , 50-Antwaune Ponds , 51-Matt Klaus , 56-Dulayne Morgan , 63-Jeff Danish , 85-Roland Williams , 89-Kaseem Sinceno , 90-Jason Walters , 95-Marc Pilon , 97-Antonio Anderson , 98-Derrick Corley .