Rutgers
Scarlet Knights
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Final
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(23) Virginia Tech
Hokies
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Rutgers (5-6, 2-5) 00707
(23) Virginia Tech (8-2, 5-2) 62251447
  • November 21, 1998
    Lane/Worsham Field, Blacksburg, Va.
  • Kickoff time: 1:02 pm
  • End of Game: 4:08 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:06
  • Temperature: 44 F
  • Wind: W 10-18
  • Weather: Breezy & Cool
  • Attendance: 42,452
  • Referee: James Maconaghy
  • Umpire: Carl Crawley
  • Linesman: John McGrath
  • Line judge: Paul Tighe
  • Back judge: George Cullen
  • Field judge: Richard Street
  • Side judge: Milton Hagans

Scoring Summary

First QuarterRUVT
FG09:19Shayne Graham 30 yd Field GoalDrive: 11 plays, 63 yds, 5:4103
FG01:24Shayne Graham 36 yd Field GoalDrive: 4 plays, 0 yds, 1:3406
Second QuarterRUVT
TD14:21Ricky Hall 44 yd Pass From Al Clark (Al Clark Rush)Drive: 3 plays, 71 yds, 1:03014
TD05:25Ricky Hall 52 yd Pass From Al Clark (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 3 plays, 51 yds, 0:52021
TD01:24Ike Charlton 26 yd Interception Return (Shayne Graham Kick)028
Third QuarterRUVT
FG12:51Shayne Graham 44 yd Field GoalDrive: 4 plays, -7 yds, 1:49031
TD10:51Dennis Thomas 59 yd Pass From Mike McMahon (Steven Barone Kick)Drive: 4 plays, 99 yds, 2:00731
SAF07:32Team Safety733
Fourth QuarterRUVT
TD11:41Jamel Smith 98 yd Interception Return (Shayne Graham Kick)740
TD00:31Wayne Ward 20 yd Rush (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 11 plays, 72 yds, 5:37747

Team Stats

RU VT
FIRST DOWNS 14 20
  Rushing 5 11
  Passing 7 8
  Penalty 2 1
NET YARDS RUSHING 84 175
  Rushing Attempts 31 45
  Average Per Rush 2.7 3.9
  Rushing Touchdowns 0 1
  Yards Gained Rushing 129 201
  Yards Lost Rushing 45 26
NET YARDS PASSING 215 265
  Completions-Attempts-Int 11-32-6 15-31-0
  Average Per Attempt 6.7 8.5
  Average Per Completion 19.5 17.7
  Passing Touchdowns 1 2
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 299 440
  Total offense plays 63 76
  Average Gain Per Play 4.7 5.8
Fumbles: Number-Lost 1-0 3-1
Penalties: Number-Yards 3-33 9-91
PUNTS-YARDS 7-294 5-193
  Average Yards Per Punt 42.0 38.6
  Net Yards Per Punt 37.9 38.4
  Inside 20 1 3
  50+ Yards 2 0
  Touchbacks 0 0
  Fair catch 1 1
RU VT
KICKOFFS-YARDS 3-161 9-495
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 53.7 55.0
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 32.3 44.6
  Touchbacks 0 1
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 1-1-0 4-29-0
  Average Per Return 1.0 7.3
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 6-74-0 3-64-0
  Average Per Return 12.3 21.3
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 6-169-2
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 25:21 34:39
  1st Quarter 05:16 09:44
  2nd Quarter 07:09 07:51
  3rd Quarter 06:08 08:52
  4th Quarter 06:48 08:12
Third-Down Conversions 2 of 12 8 of 19
Fourth-Down Conversions 1 of 1 0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 0-1 3-3
  Touchdowns 0-1 0-3
  Field Goals 0-0 3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards 2-3 4-36
PAT Kicks 1-1 4-4
Field Goals 0-0 3-4

Individual Stats

Rutgers Rushing
Jacki Crooks 2612791180264.5
Dennis Thomas 1202022.0
Mike McMahon 4036-3600-9.0
Total3112945840262.7
Virginia Tech Rushing
Shyrone Stith 11800800157.3
Nick Sorensen 5362340206.8
Wayne Ward 3240241208.0
Al Clark 827423092.9
Andre Kendrick 31239073.0
Jake Houseright 3514031.3
Jarrett Ferguson 1303033.0
Derek Piniella 1101011.0
Lamont Pegues 101316-305-0.3
Total45201261751203.9
Rutgers Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Mike McMahon 9-23-51991594
Brendan Edmonds 2-9-116090
Total11-32-62151594
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Al Clark 14-28-02512522
Nick Sorensen 1-3-0140140
Total15-31-02652522
Rutgers Receiving
Chris Hutton 585034
Dennis Thomas 264159
Andy Holland 241033
Tosh Riddick 120020
Bill Powell 1505
Total11215159
Virginia Tech Receiving
Ricky Hall 5123252
Jarrett Ferguson 338020
Derek Carter 258035
Lamont Pegues 2307
Browning Wynn 114014
Bob Slowikowski 124024
Angelo Harrison 1505
Total15265252
Rutgers Punting
Charlie Titus 729442.05110
Total729442.05110
Virginia Tech Punting
Jimmy Kibble 519338.64730
Total519338.64730
Rutgers All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Tosh Riddick 00046117000
Dante Siciliano 111000000
Reggie Stephens 00021313000
Total11167417000
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Angelo Harrison 429912727000
Michael Hawkes 0000002-13
Jamel Smith 00000019898
Loren Johnson 00000012929
Keion Carpenter 00000011717
Ike Charlton 00000012626
Shyrone Stith 00012424000
Andre Kendrick 00011313000
Total429936427616998
Rutgers All Purpose
Jacki Crooks 1180000118
Chris Hutton 08500085
Tosh Riddick 020610081
Dennis Thomas 26400066
Andy Holland 04100041
Reggie Stephens 00130013
Bill Powell 050005
Dante Siciliano 000101
Mike McMahon -360000-36
Total842157410374
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Ricky Hall 0123000123
Shyrone Stith 8002400104
Jamel Smith 00009898
Angelo Harrison 052729061
Derek Carter 05800058
Jarrett Ferguson 33800041
Nick Sorensen 34000034
Loren Johnson 00002929
Ike Charlton 00002626
Wayne Ward 24000024
Bob Slowikowski 02400024
Al Clark 23000023
Andre Kendrick 90130022
Keion Carpenter 00001717
Browning Wynn 01400014
Jake Houseright 400004
Derek Piniella 100001
Lamont Pegues -330000
Michael Hawkes 0000-1-1
Total1752656429169702
Rutgers Field Goal Attempts
None
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Shayne Graham 109:1930Good
Shayne Graham 101:2436Good
Shayne Graham 207:1446Missed
Shayne Graham 312:5144Good
Rutgers Kickoffs
Lee McDonald 21150057.5
Charlie Titus 1460046.0
Total31610053.7
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Jimmy Kibble 94951155.0
Total94951155.0
Rutgers Fumbles
Jacki Crooks 10
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Angelo Harrison 10
Jarrett Ferguson 11

Drive Summary

Rutgers Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1RU3109:19KORU3205:09PUNT6-14:10
1RU2203:04PUNTRU2202:58INT1-00:06
1RU2901:24KORU2800:24PUNT3--11:00
2RU1714:21KORU4313:33INT3-260:48
2RU4913:28FUMBRU4312:09PUNT3--61:19
2RU2907:14FGAVT4306:17INT4-280:57
2RU2005:25KORU3403:21PUNT5-142:04
2RU1402:01PUNTRU1801:24INT2-40:37
2RU1401:24KORU5000:00HALF6-361:24
3RU1515:00KORU1514:40INT1-00:20
3RU0112:51KOVT0010:51TD4-992:00
3RU0108:16PUNTRU0007:32SAF3--10:44
3RU0505:57PUNTVT4802:53PUNT7-473:04
4RU2914:54DOWNSVT0511:41INT7-663:13
4RU3511:41KORU3009:29PUNT3--52:12
4RU2507:00PUNTRU3006:08PUNT3-50:52
4RU2200:31KORU2400:00HALF2-20:31
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession05:1607:0906:0806:4812:2512:5625:21
Third Down Conversions0/30/32/40/20/62/62/12
Fourth Down Conversions0/01/10/00/01/10/01/1
Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT2415:00KORU1309:19FG11-635:41
1VT3505:09PUNTVT4403:04PUNT3-92:05
1RU1902:58INTRU1901:24FG4-01:34
1VT2900:24PUNTRU0014:21TD3-711:03
2RU4813:33INTRU4913:28FUMB1--10:05
2VT2212:09PUNTRU2907:14FGA14-494:55
2VT4906:17INTRU0005:25TD3-510:52
2VT3303:21PUNTRU4902:01PUNT5-181:20
2RU0001:24INTRU0001:24TD0-00:00
3RU1914:40INTRU2612:51FG4--71:49
3VT2810:51KORU4808:16PUNT4-242:35
3RU3907:32KORU4605:57PUNT3--71:35
3VT1702:53PUNTRU2914:54DOWNS9-542:59
4RU0011:41INTRU0011:41TD0-00:00
4VT2409:29PUNTVT3707:00PUNT5-132:29
4VT2806:08PUNTRU0000:31TD11-725:37
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession09:4407:5108:5208:1217:3517:0434:39
Third Down Conversions2/53/60/33/55/113/88/19
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
Wayne Hampton 92114.0/81.0/21-----
Dax Strohmeyer 6392.5/71.0/1------
Aaron Brady 5380.5/2----1--
Wesley Robertson 2461.5/8----1--
Ben Martin 235-----2--
Tarell Freeney 325---1-0----
Reggie Stephens 314-----1--
Garrett Shea 2240.5/1----1--
Dante Siciliano 3141.0/1-------
Mike Belh 2-2--------
Thomas Petko 1121.0/1-------
Marcus Perry 2-2--------
Mike Pridgeon 2-21.0/2-------
Tyrone Pitts 2-2--------
Dennis Thomas 112--------
Shaun O'Hara 1-1--------
David Griffin 1-1--------
Pete Donnelly 1-1--------
Alan Davis 1-1--------
Julian Ross 1-1--------
Gil Ross 1-1--------
Karl Mayall -11--------
Iosefa Puaauli 1-1--------
Total52247612.0/302.0/311-0-6
Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Lorenzo Ferguson 6410-1.0/5------
Jamel Smith 55101.0/1---1-98--2
Nat Williams 5491.0/1------1
John Engelberger 527-1.0/7---1-1
Chris Cyrus 156--------
Michael Hawkes 235----2--11--
Tee Butler 314--------
Carl Bradley 1341.0/2------1
Ryan Smith 314-1.0/8------
Pierson Prioleau 134-------2
Corey Moore 213-------1
Ben Taylor 123--------
Loren Johnson 3-3----1-29---
Keion Carpenter 2131.0/6---1-17---
Cory Bird 2-2-1.0/16------
Chad Beasley -22--------
Wayne Ward -22--------
Ike Charlton 112----1-26---
Derrius Monroe 1-1--------
Steven Hunt 1-1--------
Phillip Summers -11--------
Brian Welch 1-1-------1
Nick Sorensen -11--------
Benny Wolfe 1-1--------
Jason Berish -11--------
Team --0--------
Anthony Midget --0-----1--
Total4743904.0/104.0/36-6-16939

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Virginia Tech Captains: 47, 20, 12, 1
Rutgers Captains: 11, 37, 80
Rutgers wins the toss and defers to the second half.
Virginia Tech will receive and defend the South Goal.
McDonald,L. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Stith,S. return 24 yards to the VT24 (Griffin,D.).
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT24Clark,A. sideline pass complete to Carter,D. for 35 yards to the RU41, 1ST DOWN VT (Shea,G.;Martin,B.).
1 and 10 at RU41Clark,A. screen pass complete to Hall,R. for 9 yards to the RU32 (Perry,M.).
2 and 1 at RU32Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A..
3 and 1 at RU32Pegues,L. rush over left guard for 1 yard to the RU31, 1ST DOWN VT (Robertson,W.;Martin,B.).
1 and 10 at RU31Pegues,L. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the RU32 (Siciliano,D.).
2 and 11 at RU32Clark,A. pass complete to Pegues,L. for 7 yards to the RU25 (Strohmeyer,D.).
3 and 4 at RU25Clark,A. crossing pass complete to Hall,R. for 12 yards to the RU13, 1ST DOWN VT (Shea,G.).
1 and 10 at RU13Pegues,L. rush over left end for loss of 3 yards to the RU16 (Brady,A.;Shea,G.).
2 and 13 at RU16Clark,A. rush up middle for 8 yards to the RU8 (Belh,M.).
3 and 5 at RU08Pegues,L. rush up middle for loss of 5 yards to the RU13 (Strohmeyer,D.;Robertson,W.).
4 and 10 at RU13Graham,S. field goal attempt from 30 GOOD, clock 09:19.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Kibble,J. kickoff 51 yards to the RU14, Riddick,T. return 17 yards to the RU31 (Bird,C.;Butler,T.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 63 yards, TOP 5:41
RUTGERS drive start at 09:19.
1 and 10 at RU31Crooks,J. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU34 (Moore,C.).
2 and 7 at RU34McMahon,M. screen pass complete to Thomas,D. for 5 yards to the RU39 (Hawkes,M.).
3 and 2 at RU39Crooks,J. rush up middle for loss of 6 yards to the RU33 (Carpenter,K.).
4 and 8 at RU33Titus,C. punt 66 yards to the VT1, Harrison,A. return to the VT5 (Stephens,R.), PENALTY VT roughing the kicker 15 yards to the RU48, 1ST DOWN RU, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at RU48Crooks,J. rush up middle for loss of 4 yards to the RU44 (Williams,N.), PENALTY RU holding 14 yards to the RU34, NO PLAY.
1 and 24 at RU34McMahon,M. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the RU27 (Engelberger,J.).
2 and 31 at RU27Crooks,J. rush over left tackle for 5 yards to the RU32 (Carpenter,K.).
3 and 26 at RU32McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Powell,B..
4 and 26 at RU32Titus,C. punt 40 yards to the VT28, Harrison,A. return 7 yards to the VT35 (O'Hara,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 1 yards, TOP 4:10
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:09.
1 and 10 at VT35Clark,A. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT34 (Petko,T.).
2 and 11 at VT34Clark,A. pass complete to Ferguson,J. for 10 yards to the VT44 (Strohmeyer,D.).
3 and 1 at VT44Pegues,L. rush up middle for no gain to the VT44 (Petko,T.;Hampton,W.).
4 and 1 at VT44Kibble,J. punt 34 yards to the RU22, fair catch by Siciliano,D..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 2:05
RUTGERS drive start at 03:04.
1 and 10 at RU22McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Hawkes,M. at the RU22, Hawkes,M. return 3 yards to the RU19 (Thomas,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:06
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:58.
1 and 10 at RU19Clark,A. pass complete to Hall,R. for 6 yards to the RU13 (Stephens,R.).
2 and 4 at RU13Pegues,L. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU10 (Strohmeyer,D.).
3 and 1 at RU10PENALTY VT delay of game 5 yards to the RU15.
3 and 6 at RU15Clark,A. screen pass complete to Pegues,L. for loss of 4 yards to the RU19 (Hampton,W.).
4 and 10 at RU19Graham,S. field goal attempt from 36 GOOD, clock 01:24.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Kibble,J. kickoff 36 yards to the RU29, fair catch by Hutton,C..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 0 yards, TOP 1:34
RUTGERS drive start at 01:24.
1 and 10 at RU29Crooks,J. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the RU28 (Smith,J.).
2 and 11 at RU28McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Holland,A..
3 and 11 at RU28McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Powell,B..
4 and 11 at RU28Titus,C. punt 43 yards to the VT29, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -1 yards, TOP 1:00
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:24.
1 and 10 at VT29Stith,S. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT33 (Freeney,T.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers005:1600110-30-05--61-5-1-51-14
Virginia Tech609:4412032-50-09-67-8-0-752-20
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 6 at VT33Clark,A. sideline pass complete to Carter,D. for 23 yards to the RU44, 1ST DOWN VT (Martin,B.).
1 and 10 at RU44Clark,A. pass complete to Hall,R. for 44 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:21.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Clark,A. rush attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Kibble,J. kickoff 62 yards to the RU3, Riddick,T. return 14 yards to the RU17 (Taylor,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 71 yards, TOP 1:03
RUTGERS drive start at 14:21.
1 and 10 at RU17Crooks,J. rush up middle for 26 yards to the RU43, 1ST DOWN RU (Ferguson,L.).
1 and 10 at RU43McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Hutton,C..
2 and 10 at RU43McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Hawkes,M. at the RU44, Hawkes,M. return -4 yards to the RU48 (Puaauli,I.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 26 yards, TOP 0:48
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:33.
1 and 10 at RU48PENALTY VT false start 4 yards to the VT48.
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 13:33.
1 and 14 at VT48Ferguson,J. rush for 3 yards to the RU49, fumble forced by Hampton,W., fumble by Ferguson,J. recovered by RU Freeney,T. at RU49.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, -1 yards, TOP 0:05
RUTGERS drive start at 13:28.
1 and 10 at RU49Crooks,J. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT49 (Smith,J.).
2 and 8 at VT49McMahon,M. screen pass incomplete to Thomas,D..
3 and 8 at VT49McMahon,M. sacked for loss of 8 yards to the RU43 (Smith,R.).
4 and 16 at RU43Titus,C. punt 35 yards to the VT22, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -6 yards, TOP 1:19
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:09.
1 and 10 at VT22Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A..
2 and 10 at VT22Stith,S. rush over left end for 6 yards to the VT28, out-of-bounds, PENALTY VT holding 10 yards to the VT18.
2nd and 14.
2 and 14 at VT18Clark,A. pass incomplete to Davis,And..
3 and 14 at VT18Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A..
4 and 14 at VT18Kibble,J. punt 0 yards to the VT18, downed, PENALTY RU roughing the kicker 15 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN VT, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT33Clark,A. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT38 (Robertson,W.;Freeney,T.).
2 and 5 at VT38Stith,S. rush for 2 yards to the VT40 (Robertson,W.).
3 and 3 at VT40Stith,S. rush up middle for 6 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN VT (Freeney,T.;Robertson,W.).
Timeout Rutgers, clock 09:56.
1 and 10 at VT46Clark,A. sacked for loss of 2 yards to the VT44 (Hampton,W.).
2 and 12 at VT44Stith,S. rush over right guard for 4 yards to the VT48 (Strohmeyer,D.).
3 and 8 at VT48Clark,A. crossing pass complete to Slowikowski,B. for 24 yards to the RU28, 1ST DOWN VT (Martin,B.;Strohmeyer,D.).
1 and 10 at RU28Houseright,J. rush for loss of 1 yard to the RU29 (Hampton,W.).
2 and 11 at RU29Clark,A. pass incomplete to Slowikowski,B..
3 and 11 at RU29Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A. (Martin,B.).
4 and 11 at RU29Graham,S. field goal attempt from 46 MISSED, spot at RU29, clock 07:14.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 14 plays, 49 yards, TOP 4:55
RUTGERS drive start at 07:14.
1 and 10 at RU29McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Holland,A..
2 and 10 at RU29McMahon,M. sideline pass complete to Hutton,C. for 25 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN RU (Hawkes,M.).
1 and 10 at VT46Crooks,J. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT43 (Engelberger,J.).
2 and 7 at VT43McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Carpenter,K. at the VT32, Carpenter,K. return 17 yards to the VT49.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 28 yards, TOP 0:57
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:17.
1 and 10 at VT49Pegues,L. rush over left guard for loss of 1 yard to the VT48 (Hampton,W.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 05:39.
2 and 11 at VT48Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A. (Brady,A.).
3 and 11 at VT48Clark,A. sideline pass complete to Hall,R. for 52 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:25.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Kibble,J. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 51 yards, TOP 0:52
RUTGERS drive start at 05:25.
Edmonds,B. at QB for Rutgers.
1 and 10 at RU20Crooks,J. rush over right end for 3 yards to the RU23 (Williams,N.).
2 and 7 at RU23Edmonds,B. pass complete to Hutton,C. for 9 yards to the RU32, 1ST DOWN RU (Charlton,I.).
1 and 10 at RU32Crooks,J. rush up middle for 2 yards to the RU34 (Williams,N.).
2 and 8 at RU34Edmonds,B. pass incomplete to Crooks,J..
3 and 8 at RU34Edmonds,B. pass incomplete to Riddick,T..
4 and 8 at RU34Titus,C. punt 42 yards to the VT24, Harrison,A. return 9 yards to the VT33 (Brady,A.;Thomas,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 14 yards, TOP 2:04
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:21.
1 and 10 at VT33Clark,A. rush quarterback draw for 9 yards to the VT42, out-of-bounds (Martin,B.).
2 and 1 at VT42Houseright,J. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN VT (Pitts,T.).
1 and 10 at VT44Stith,S. rush over right guard for 7 yards to the RU49 (Hampton,W.;Strohmeyer,D.).
2 and 3 at RU49Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A..
3 and 3 at RU49Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A..
4 and 3 at RU49Kibble,J. punt 35 yards to the RU14, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 18 yards, TOP 1:20
RUTGERS drive start at 02:01.
1 and 10 at RU14Crooks,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the RU18 (Smith,J.).
2 and 6 at RU18Edmonds,B. pass intercepted by Charlton,I. at the RU26, Charlton,I. return 26 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:24.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 4 yards, TOP 0:37
Kibble,J. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, Riddick,T. return 14 yards to the RU14 (Hunt,S.).
RUTGERS drive start at 01:24.
1 and 10 at RU14Crooks,J. rush up middle for 9 yards to the RU23 (Smith,J.).
2 and 1 at RU23Crooks,J. rush up middle for 13 yards to the RU36, 1ST DOWN RU (Prioleau,P.).
1 and 10 at RU36Edmonds,B. pass complete to Hutton,C. for 7 yards to the RU43 (Ferguson,L.).
Timeout Rutgers, clock 00:21.
2 and 3 at RU43Crooks,J. rush for 2 yards to the RU45, fumble by Crooks,J. recovered by RU Crooks,J. at RU45.
Timeout Rutgers, clock 00:07.
3 and 1 at RU45Edmonds,B. pass incomplete (Bradley,C.).
4 and 1 at RU45Crooks,J. rush up middle for 5 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN RU (Engelberger,J.;Williams,N.).
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers007:0932050-31-111-613-12-3-411-15
Virginia Tech2207:5124173-60-012-404-12-0-1432-14
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VT ball on VT35.
Virginia Tech will kick-off and defend the North Goal.
Kibble,J. kickoff 63 yards to the RU2, Stephens,R. return 13 yards to the RU15 (Taylor,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 36 yards, TOP 1:24
RUTGERS drive start at 15:00.
McMahon,M. at QB for Rutgers.
1 and 10 at RU15McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Johnson,L. at the RU33, Johnson,L. return 29 yards to the RU4 (Donnelly,P.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:20
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:40.
1 and Goal at RU04PENALTY VT unsportsmanlike conduct 15 yards to the RU19.
VT ball on RU19.
1 and Goal at RU19Pegues,L. rush over right end for 4 yards to the RU15 (Brady,A.).
2 and Goal at RU15PENALTY VT holding 10 yards to the RU25.
2 and Goal at RU25Clark,A. pass incomplete to Hall,R..
3 and Goal at RU25Clark,A. sacked for loss of 1 yard to the RU26 (Strohmeyer,D.).
4 and Goal at RU26Graham,S. field goal attempt from 44 GOOD, clock 12:51, PENALTY RU roughing the kicker declined.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Kibble,J. kickoff 64 yards to the RU1, Stephens,R. return 0 yards to the RU1, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, -7 yards, TOP 1:49
RUTGERS drive start at 12:51.
1 and 10 at RU01McMahon,M. pass complete to Powell,B. for 5 yards to the RU6 (Johnson,L.).
2 and 5 at RU06Crooks,J. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU7 (Engelberger,J.).
3 and 4 at RU07McMahon,M. pass complete to Hutton,C. for 34 yards to the RU41, 1ST DOWN RU (Ferguson,L.).
1 and 10 at RU41McMahon,M. pass complete to Thomas,D. for 59 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN RU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:51.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Barone,S. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
McDonald,L. kickoff 50 yards to the VT15, Kendrick,A. return 13 yards to the VT28 (Brady,A.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 99 yards, TOP 2:00
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:51.
1 and 10 at VT28Stith,S. rush over right guard for 15 yards to the VT43, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Stephens,R.).
1 and 10 at VT43Stith,S. rush for 6 yards to the VT49 (Davis,A.).
2 and 4 at VT49PENALTY VT delay of game 5 yards to the VT44.
2 and 9 at VT44Clark,A. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT47 (Belh,M.).
3 and 6 at VT47Clark,A. pass complete to Harrison,A. for 5 yards to the RU48 (Stephens,R.).
4 and 1 at RU48Kibble,J. punt 47 yards to the RU1, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 24 yards, TOP 2:35
RUTGERS drive start at 08:16.
1 and 10 at RU01Crooks,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the RU5 (Ferguson,L.).
2 and 6 at RU05McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Hutton,C..
3 and 6 at RU05McMahon,M. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the RU0 (Ferguson,L.), Team safety, clock 07:32.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Titus,C. kickoff 46 yards to the VT34, Harrison,A. return 27 yards to the RU39 (Pridgeon,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -1 yards, TOP 0:44
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 07:32.
1 and 10 at RU39Pegues,L. rush over left end for 5 yards to the RU34 (Ross,J.).
2 and 5 at RU34Pegues,L. rush over left end for 4 yards to the RU30 (Strohmeyer,D.), PENALTY VT holding 12 yards to the RU46, NO PLAY.
2 and 17 at RU46Clark,A. pass incomplete to Harrison,A..
3 and 17 at RU46Clark,A. pass incomplete to Hall,R. (Shea,G.).
4 and 17 at RU46Kibble,J. punt 38 yards to the RU8, Siciliano,D. return 1 yards to the RU9 (Engelberger,J.), PENALTY RU illegal block 4 yards to the RU5, 1st and 10, RU ball on RU5.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -7 yards, TOP 1:35
RUTGERS drive start at 05:57.
1 and 10 at RU05McMahon,M. pass complete to Holland,A. for 33 yards to the RU38, 1ST DOWN RU (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at RU38Crooks,J. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU41 (Cyrus,C.).
2 and 7 at RU41Crooks,J. rush over left end for 6 yards to the RU47 (Ferguson,L.).
3 and 1 at RU47Crooks,J. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN RU (Smith,J.).
1 and 10 at VT46McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Powell,B..
2 and 10 at VT46Crooks,J. rush over right guard for loss of 2 yards to the VT48 (Smith,J.;Bradley,C.).
3 and 12 at VT48McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Powell,B. (Midget,A.).
4 and 12 at VT48Titus,C. punt 33 yards to the VT15, fair catch by Harrison,A., fumble by Harrison,A., fumble by recovered by VT Harrison,A. at VT17.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 47 yards, TOP 3:04
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:53, VT ball on VT17.
1 and 10 at VT17Clark,A. sideline pass complete to Ferguson,J. for 8 yards to the VT25 (Pitts,T.).
2 and 2 at VT25Stith,S. rush over left end for 9 yards to the VT34, 1ST DOWN VT (Shea,G.).
1 and 10 at VT34Clark,A. pass complete to Ferguson,J. for 20 yards to the RU46, 1ST DOWN VT (Siciliano,D.;Stephens,R.).
1 and 10 at RU46Stith,S. rush over left end for 10 yards to the RU36, 1ST DOWN VT (Siciliano,D.).
1 and 10 at RU36Stith,S. rush over right end for 11 yards to the RU25, 1ST DOWN VT (Brady,A.;Mayall,K.).
1 and 10 at RU25Pegues,L. rush over left end for loss of 6 yards to the RU31 (Robertson,W.).
2 and 16 at RU31Clark,A. pass incomplete to Kendrick,A. (Martin,B.).
3 and 16 at RU31Clark,A. rush for 2 yards to the RU29 (Hampton,W.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers706:0813042-40-07-144-8-1-1311-4
Virginia Tech508:5241050-30-011-583-7-0-334-42
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
4 and 14 at RU29Clark,A. pass incomplete to Slowikowski,B. (Robertson,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 54 yards, TOP 2:59
RUTGERS drive start at 14:54.
1 and 10 at RU29Crooks,J. rush over right tackle for 1 yard to the RU30 (Smith,J.).
2 and 9 at RU30McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Holland,A., PENALTY VT roughing passer 15 yards to the RU45, 1ST DOWN RU, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at RU45Crooks,J. rush over left end for 15 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN RU (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at VT40McMahon,M. pass complete to Riddick,T. for 20 yards to the VT20, 1ST DOWN RU (Charlton,I.).
1 and 10 at VT20Crooks,J. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT15 (Smith,R.).
2 and 5 at VT15McMahon,M. pass complete to Hutton,C. for 10 yards to the VT5, 1ST DOWN RU (Smith,R.;Ferguson,L.).
1 and Goal at VT05Crooks,J. rush up middle for no gain to the VT5 (Smith,R.;Ferguson,L.).
2 and Goal at VT05McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Smith,J. at the VT2, Smith,J. return 98 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 11:41.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 66 yards, TOP 3:13
Kibble,J. kickoff 30 yards to the RU35, out-of-bounds, RU ball on RU35.
RUTGERS drive start at 11:41.
1 and 10 at RU35McMahon,M. sacked for loss of 16 yards to the RU19 (Bird,C.).
2 and 26 at RU19Crooks,J. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU22 (Summers,P.).
3 and 23 at RU22McMahon,M. pass complete to Holland,A. for 8 yards to the RU30.
4 and 15 at RU30Titus,C. punt 50 yards to the VT20, Harrison,A. return 4 yards to the VT24 (Brady,A.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -5 yards, TOP 2:12
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:29.
Sorensen,N. at QB for Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at VT24Kendrick,A. rush for 7 yards to the VT31 (Siciliano,D.).
2 and 3 at VT31Houseright,J. rush for 3 yards to the VT34, 1ST DOWN VT (Hampton,W.).
1 and 10 at VT34Kendrick,A. rush over left end for loss of 3 yards to the VT31 (Strohmeyer,D.).
2 and 13 at VT31Sorensen,N. rush over left end for 6 yards to the VT37 (Hampton,W.).
3 and 7 at VT37Sorensen,N. pass incomplete to Davis,And..
4 and 7 at VT37Kibble,J. punt 39 yards to the RU24, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 13 yards, TOP 2:29
RUTGERS drive start at 07:00.
Edmonds,B. at QB for Rutgers.
RU ball on RU25.
1 and 10 at RU25Crooks,J. rush for 5 yards to the RU30.
2 and 5 at RU30Edmonds,B. pass incomplete to Thomas,D..
3 and 5 at RU30Edmonds,B. pass incomplete to Crooks,J..
4 and 5 at RU30Titus,C. punt 51 yards to the VT19, Harrison,A. return 9 yards to the VT28, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 0:52
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:08.
1 and 10 at VT28Ward,W. rush up middle for no gain to the VT28 (Hampton,W.).
2 and 10 at VT28Sorensen,N. pass incomplete to Johnson,E. (Stephens,R.).
3 and 10 at VT28Sorensen,N. pass complete to Wynn,B. for 14 yards to the VT42, 1ST DOWN VT (Freeney,T.).
1 and 10 at VT42Sorensen,N. rush over right end for 3 yards to the VT45 (Ross,G.).
2 and 7 at VT45Sorensen,N. rush over left end for loss of 2 yards to the VT43 (Pridgeon,M.).
3 and 9 at VT43Sorensen,N. rush over right end for 20 yards to the RU37, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds.
1 and 10 at RU37Sorensen,N. rush over right end for 7 yards to the RU30 (Brady,A.).
2 and 3 at RU30Kendrick,A. rush over right tackle for 5 yards to the RU25, 1ST DOWN VT (Perry,M.).
1 and 10 at RU25Piniella,D. rush for 1 yard to the RU24 (Freeney,T.).
2 and 9 at RU24Ward,W. rush over right guard for 4 yards to the RU20 (Brady,A.).
3 and 5 at RU20Ward,W. rush up middle for 20 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:31.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Kibble,J. kickoff 59 yards to the RU6, Riddick,T. return 16 yards to the RU22, out-of-bounds (Butler,T.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 72 yards, TOP 5:37
RUTGERS drive start at 00:31.
1 and 10 at RU22Edmonds,B. pass incomplete to Holland,A. (Midget,A.).
Jones,M. at QB for Rutgers.
2 and 10 at RU22Thomas,D. rush up middle for 2 yards to the RU24 (Welch,B.;Butler,T.).
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 2 yards, TOP 0:31
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers006:4812140-20-08-153-7-1-380-0
Virginia Tech1408:1241053-50-113-711-4-0-141-15

Participation

Rutgers - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Rutgers: 1-Alan Davis , 2-Jermaine Robinson , 4-Dante Siciliano , 6-Tosh Riddick , 7-Jacki Crooks , 8-Garrett Shea , 9-Reggie Stephens , 11-Aaron Brady , 14-Steven Barone , 16-Brendan Edmonds , 17-Mike McMahon , 19-Gil Ross , 23-David Griffin , 25-Lee McDonald , 29-Ben Martin , 30-Dennis Thomas , 37-Charlie Titus , 38-Tyrone Pitts , 46-Tarell Freeney , 48-Mike Pridgeon , 49-Dax Strohmeyer , 56-Wayne Hampton , 59-Marcus Perry , 61-Thomas Petko , 64-Iosefa Puaauli , 66-Shaun O'Hara , 76-Pete Donnelly , 80-Bill Powell , 81-Andy Holland , 83-Chris Hutton , 94-Mike Belh , 97-Julian Ross , 98-Wesley Robertson , 99-Karl Mayall .

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
QB5Al Clark
TB7Lamont Pegues
FB27Jarrett Ferguson
LG57Dwight Vick
C62Tim Schnecker
RG69Matt Lehr
LT74Derek Smith
RT76Dave Kadela
SE82Ricky Hall
FL83Angelo Harrison
TE85Derek Carter
PosNo.Defense
FS1Keion Carpenter
BC3Ike Charlton
OLB6Lorenzo Ferguson
FC12Loren Johnson
ROV20Pierson Prioleau
ILB43Michael Hawkes
ILB46Jamel Smith
DE56Corey Moore
DT77Carl Bradley
DT92Nat Williams
DE96John Engelberger

Virginia Tech: 4-Andre Kendrick , 8-Phillip Summers , 9-Anthony Midget , 14-Nick Sorensen , 15-Marcus Gildersleeve , 16-Cory Bird , 17-Shayne Graham , 19-Greg Shockley , 21-Emmett Johnson , 24-Larry Austin , 25-Shane Beamer , 30-Tee Butler , 31-Reggie Samuel , 32-Wayne Ward , 33-Steven Hunt , 34-Brian Welch , 38-Shyrone Stith , 40-Ben Taylor , 41-Jake Houseright , 45-Benny Wolfe , 47-Ryan Smith , 48-Ken Handy , 49-Derek Piniella , 51-Ron Cook , 52-Keith Short , 58-Matt Wincek , 59-Anthony Lambo , 61-Steve DeMasi , 63-Joe Marchant , 68-Cliff Anders , 71-David Pugh , 75-Robert Adams , 80-Greg Myers , 87-Bob Slowikowski , 88-Andre Davis , 90-Jason Berish , 91-Caleb Hurd , 93-Browning Wynn , 94-Chad Beasley , 95-Jimmy Kibble , 98-Derrius Monroe , 99-Chris Cyrus .