Rutgers
Scarlet Knights
0
Final
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(8) Virginia Tech
Hokies
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Rutgers (2-1, 0-1) 00000
(8) Virginia Tech (3-0, 1-0) 21147749
  • September 16, 2000
    Lane/Worsham Field, Blacksburg, Va.
  • Kickoff time: 12:07 pm
  • End of Game: 3:30 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:23
  • Temperature: 59 F
  • Wind: NW 8-12
  • Weather: Gust 20 Sunny/Cool
  • Attendance: 56,272
  • Referee: Penn Wagers
  • Umpire: Steve McBride
  • Linesman: John McGrath
  • Line judge: Nick Trainer
  • Back judge: Mark McAnaney
  • Field judge: Tom Tomczyk
  • Side judge: Tim Oujiri

Scoring Summary

First QuarterRUVT
TD09:30Lee Suggs 7 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 13 plays, 80 yds, 5:3007
TD07:39Emmett Johnson 17 yd Pass From Michael Vick (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 2 plays, 14 yds, 0:46014
TD02:00Lee Suggs 3 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 8 plays, 70 yds, 2:07021
Second QuarterRUVT
TD10:29Michael Vick 8 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 7 plays, 59 yds, 2:35028
TD08:56Lee Suggs 1 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 3 plays, 21 yds, 1:04035
Third QuarterRUVT
TD10:14Lee Suggs 3 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 7 plays, 39 yds, 2:52042
Fourth QuarterRUVT
TD10:42Keith Burnell 1 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 7 plays, 85 yds, 3:26049

Team Stats

RU VT
FIRST DOWNS 15 29
  Rushing 5 19
  Passing 8 9
  Penalty 2 1
NET YARDS RUSHING 57 348
  Rushing Attempts 24 58
  Average Per Rush 2.4 6.0
  Rushing Touchdowns 0 6
  Yards Gained Rushing 88 365
  Yards Lost Rushing 31 17
NET YARDS PASSING 184 179
  Completions-Attempts-Int 17-49-4 15-28-0
  Average Per Attempt 3.8 6.4
  Average Per Completion 10.8 11.9
  Passing Touchdowns 0 1
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 241 527
  Total offense plays 73 86
  Average Gain Per Play 3.3 6.1
Fumbles: Number-Lost 0-0 5-3
Penalties: Number-Yards 5-50 7-61
PUNTS-YARDS 7-216 3-137
  Average Yards Per Punt 30.9 45.7
  Net Yards Per Punt 23.6 36.3
  Inside 20 2 0
  50+ Yards 0 1
  Touchbacks 0 1
  Fair catch 0 0
RU VT
KICKOFFS-YARDS 1-65 8-462
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 65.0 57.8
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 45.0 42.6
  Touchbacks 1 3
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 1-8-0 5-51-0
  Average Per Return 8.0 10.2
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 5-61-0 --
  Average Per Return 12.2 0.0
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 4-19-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 26:38 33:22
  1st Quarter 05:09 09:51
  2nd Quarter 07:38 07:22
  3rd Quarter 09:16 05:44
  4th Quarter 04:35 10:25
Third-Down Conversions 5 of 19 12 of 15
Fourth-Down Conversions 1 of 4 0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 0-0 7-7
  Touchdowns 0-0 7-7
  Field Goals 0-0 0-0
Sacks By: Number-Yards 3-11 1-4
PAT Kicks - 7-7
Field Goals 0-1 0-0

Individual Stats

Rutgers Rushing
Dennis Thomas 11530530114.8
Jason Ohene 415015043.8
Chad Schwenk 312480102.7
Ravon Anderson 5853060.6
TEAM 1022-2200-22.0
Total248831570112.4
Virginia Tech Rushing
Michael Vick 11115111041459.5
Lee Suggs 16760764114.8
Keith Burnell 67007015911.7
Andre Kendrick 9354310133.4
Wayne Ward 826026093.3
Andre Davis 11501501515.0
Cullen Hawkins 2110110105.5
Doug Easlick 2909074.5
Grant Noel 1505055.0
Jarrett Ferguson 2321030.5
Total58365173486596.0
Rutgers Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Mike McMahon 12-36-31490320
Chad Schwenk 4-12-1210121
Mike Barr 1-1-0140140
Total17-49-41840321
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Michael Vick 10-18-01201173
Dave Meyer 3-5-0380170
Grant Noel 2-5-0210130
Total15-28-01791173
Rutgers Receiving
Walter King 567030
Aaron Martin 239032
L.J. Smith 225014
Errol Johnson 27011
David Stringer 118018
Shahib White 114014
Jason Ohene 1505
Antoine Lovelace 1505
Sean Carty 1303
Ravon Anderson 1101
Total17184032
Virginia Tech Receiving
Andre Davis 334015
Emmett Johnson 346117
Ernest Wilford 335015
Wayne Ward 228015
Mike Donahue 1808
Shawn Witten 1606
Wayne Briggs 117017
Jarrett Ferguson 1505
Total15179117
Rutgers Punting
Mike Barr 621636.04720
TEAM 100.0000
Total721630.94720
Virginia Tech Punting
Robert Peaslee 313745.75001
Total313745.75001
Rutgers All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Jason Ohene 00044320000
Delrico Fletcher 188000000
Dennis Thomas 00011818000
Total18856120000
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Ronyell Whitaker 32814000169
Eric Green 113000011010
Andre Davis 166000000
Ben Taylor 000000100
Lee Suggs 044000000
Phillip Summers 000000133
Total5511400041910
Rutgers All Purpose
Dennis Thomas 530180071
Walter King 06700067
Jason Ohene 155430063
Aaron Martin 03900039
L.J. Smith 02500025
David Stringer 01800018
Shahib White 01400014
Delrico Fletcher 000808
Chad Schwenk 800008
Errol Johnson 070007
Antoine Lovelace 050005
Ravon Anderson 310004
Sean Carty 030003
TEAM -220000-22
Total571846180310
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Michael Vick 1040000104
Lee Suggs 76004080
Keith Burnell 70000070
Andre Davis 153406055
Wayne Ward 262800054
Emmett Johnson 04600046
Ernest Wilford 03500035
Ronyell Whitaker 00028634
Andre Kendrick 31000031
Eric Green 000131023
Wayne Briggs 01700017
Cullen Hawkins 11000011
Doug Easlick 900009
Mike Donahue 080008
Jarrett Ferguson 150006
Shawn Witten 060006
Grant Noel 500005
Phillip Summers 000033
Ben Taylor 000000
Total34817905119597
Rutgers Field Goal Attempts
Steven Barone 104:0747Missed
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
None
Rutgers Kickoffs
Steven Barone 1651065.0
Total1651065.0
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Carter Warley 84623057.8
Total84623057.8
Rutgers Fumbles
None
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Wayne Ward 11
Phillip Summers 11
Ronyell Whitaker 10
Michael Vick 11
Jarrett Ferguson 10

Drive Summary

Rutgers Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1RU3209:30KORU1408:25DOWNS4--181:05
1RU1907:39KOVT3004:07FGA10-513:32
1RU2202:00KORU4201:31PUNT3-200:29
1RU3900:03PUNTRU4013:04PUNT6-11:59
2RU2010:29KORU3810:00PUNT4-180:29
2RU2008:56KOVT2204:55INT9-584:01
2RU4102:50PUNTRU4301:56PUNT3-20:54
2RU3700:47FUMBRU3700:29INT3-00:18
3RU2015:00KORU3113:06INT4-111:54
3RU1010:14KOVT2807:50DOWNS8-622:24
3RU2005:29PUNTRU3702:25PUNT6-173:04
3RU3001:54FUMBRU3100:10INT3-11:44
3RU4000:10FUMBRU4514:08PUNT3-51:02
4RU2610:42KOVT4406:59PUNT8-303:43
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession05:0907:3809:1604:3512:4713:5126:38
Third Down Conversions0/42/72/51/32/113/85/19
Fourth Down Conversions1/20/10/10/01/30/11/4
Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT2015:00KORU0009:30TD13-805:30
1RU1408:25DOWNSRU0007:39TD2-140:46
1VT3004:07FGARU0002:00TD8-702:07
1VT1901:31PUNTVT1600:03PUNT3--31:28
2VT4113:04PUNTRU0010:29TD7-592:35
2RU2110:00PUNTRU0008:56TD3-211:04
2VT0504:55INTVT2502:50PUNT6-202:05
2VT2601:56PUNTRU3600:47FUMB5-381:09
2RU4400:29INTRU4900:00HALF2--50:29
3RU3913:06INTRU0010:14TD7-392:52
3VT2807:50DOWNSVT5005:29PUNT6-222:21
3VT3902:25PUNTRU3001:54FUMB2-310:31
3RU4000:00INTRU4000:10FUMB0-00:00
4VT1514:08PUNTRU0010:42TD7-853:26
4VT2006:59PUNTRU2300:00HALF15-576:59
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession09:5107:2205:4410:2517:1316:0933:22
Third Down Conversions4/52/31/25/56/86/712/15
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/00/00/00/0

Defense

Rutgers Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Dennis McCormack 3710--------
Shahib White 268--------
Wesley Robertson 358--------
Nate Colon 268--------
Nate Leonard 4481.5/4-1-----
Brandon Haw 437-----1--
Greg Pyszczymuka 156---1-0----
Gary Brackett 4151.0/61.0/6------
Shawn Seabrooks 314--1-----
Tarell Freeney -44--------
Ben Martin -33--------
Jason Malakoski 2131.0/2-1-----
Bill Tulloch 1230.5/0-------
Tony Berry123--------
William Burnett 2132.0/52.0/5-1-0-1--
Mitchell Davis 123-----1--
DeWayne Thompson 3-3--------
Ron Jenerette -22--------
Steve Berson -22--------
Dennis Thomas 1-1--------
Aaron Martin 1-1--------
Ed Jordan -11--------
Thomas Petko -11--------
Delrico Fletcher 1-1--1-----
L.J. Smith -11--------
Jeremy Womack --0---1-0----
Total3960996.0/173.0/1143-0-3
Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Phillip Summers 8311----1-33--
Brian Welch 5162.0/51.0/4-----1
Benny Wolfe 325-------1
Larry Austin 415-----2--
Jake Houseright 235--------
Chad Beasley -44-----1--
David Pugh 134-----1-2
Wayne Ward 134--------
Ben Taylor 224----1-01-1
Cols Colas 134-------1
Kevin McCadam -33-----1--
Nathaniel Adibi 3-3--------
Lamar Cobb 123--------
Ronyell Whitaker 3-3----1-61--
Cory Bird 3-31.0/4--1-0-1--
Eric Green 2-21.0/22---1-1021-
Jim Davis 112-----1--
Billy Hardee 112--------
Deon Provitt 112--------
Channing Reed 1-1--------
Willie Pile 1-1-----2--
Michael Crawford -11--------
Garnell Wilds 1-1--------
Kevin Lewis 1-1--------
Dan Wilkinson -11-----1--
Chris Buie -11--------
Mike Donahue -11--------
Tee Butler 1-11.0/1-------
Nick Sorensen --0-----1--
Total4737845.0/321.0/41-04-191816

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Rutgers Captains: 55, 3, 13
Virginia Tech Captains: 8, 16, 59, 76
Rutgers wins the toss and defers to the second half.
Virginia Tech will receive and defend the South goal.
Barone,S. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT20Suggs,L. rush left for 7 yards to the VT27 (Haw,B.;Freeney,T.).
2 and 3 at VT27Vick,M. rush over left tackle for 2 yards to the VT29 (Robertson,W.;McCormack,D.).
3 and 1 at VT29Suggs,L. rush over right end for 5 yards to the VT34, 1ST DOWN VT (Freeney,T.;McCormack,D.).
1 and 10 at VT34Vick,M. rush over right end for 19 yards to the RU47, 1ST DOWN VT (Colon,N.).
1 and 10 at RU47Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E. (Burnett,W.).
2 and 10 at RU47Vick,M. rush up middle for 14 yards to the RU33, 1ST DOWN VT (Burnett,W.;Robertson,W.).
1 and 10 at RU33Suggs,L. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the RU30 (Leonard,N.;McCormack,D.).
2 and 7 at RU30Suggs,L. rush over left end for 6 yards to the RU24 (Leonard,N.).
3 and 1 at RU24Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU21, 1ST DOWN VT (Freeney,T.;Colon,N.).
1 and 10 at RU21Suggs,L. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU18 (Leonard,N.;Colon,N.).
2 and 7 at RU18Vick,M. screen pass complete to Ferguson,J. for 5 yards to the RU13 (Robertson,W.).
3 and 2 at RU13Suggs,L. rush up middle for 6 yards to the RU7, 1ST DOWN VT (Colon,N.).
1 and Goal at RU07Suggs,L. rush over left tackle for 7 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:30.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 45 yards to the RU20, Ohene,J. return 12 yards to the RU32 (Ward,W.;Wolfe,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 13 plays, 80 yards, TOP 5:30
RUTGERS drive start at 09:30.
1 and 10 at RU32McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E. (Whitaker,R.).
2 and 10 at RU32Ohene,J. rush over left tackle for 4 yards to the RU36 (Houseright,J.;Cobb,L.).
3 and 6 at RU36McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to King,W..
4 and 6 at RU36TEAM rush for loss of 22 yards to the RU14 (Green,E.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, -18 yards, TOP 1:05
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:25.
1 and 10 at RU14Kendrick,A. rush over right end for loss of 3 yards to the RU17 (Leonard,N.).
2 and 13 at RU17Vick,M. flag pass complete to Johnson,E. for 17 yards to the RU0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:39.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 55 yards to the RU10, Ohene,J. return 9 yards to the RU19 (Provitt,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 14 yards, TOP 0:46
RUTGERS drive start at 07:39.
1 and 10 at RU19McMahon,M. sideline pass complete to Johnson,E. for loss of 4 yards to the RU15 (Bird,C.).
2 and 14 at RU15McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to Johnson,E. (Pile,W.).
3 and 14 at RU15McMahon,M. crossing pass complete to Johnson,E. for 11 yards to the RU26 (Houseright,J.;Bird,C.).
4 and 3 at RU26Barr, Mike crossing pass complete to White,S. for 14 yards to the RU40, 1ST DOWN RU (Summers,P.).
1 and 10 at RU40Thomas,D. rush over left end for 10 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN RU (Austin,L.).
1 and 10 at RU50McMahon,M. sideline pass complete to King,W. for 14 yards to the VT36, 1ST DOWN RU (Whitaker,R.).
1 and 10 at VT36McMahon,M. crossing pass complete to King,W. for 3 yards to the VT33 (Austin,L.).
2 and 7 at VT33Thomas,D. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT30 (Summers,P.;Taylor,B.).
3 and 4 at VT30McMahon,M. deep pass incomplete to Stringer,D. (Austin,L.).
4 and 4 at VT30Barone,S. field goal attempt from 47 MISSED - wide right, spot at VT30, clock 04:07.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 51 yards, TOP 3:32
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:07.
1 and 10 at VT30Vick,M. sideline pass incomplete to Slowikowski,B..
2 and 10 at VT30Vick,M. crossing pass complete to Wilford,E. for 7 yards to the VT37 (Haw,B.).
3 and 3 at VT37Suggs,L. rush over left end for 4 yards to the VT41, 1ST DOWN VT (Robertson,W.;McCormack,D.).
1 and 10 at VT41Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
2 and 10 at VT41Vick,M. rush over right end for 10 yards to the RU49, 1ST DOWN VT (Robertson,W.;White,S.).
1 and 10 at RU49Vick,M. screen pass complete to Davis,And. for 11 yards to the RU38, PENALTY VT illegal block 10 yards to the RU48.
1st and 9.
Clock 02:14.
1 and 9 at RU48Vick,M. rush over right end for 45 yards to the RU3, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Haw,B.).
1 and Goal at RU03Suggs,L. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 02:00.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 45 yards to the RU20, Ohene,J. return 2 yards to the RU22 (Green,E.;Hardee,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 70 yards, TOP 2:07
PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the RU37, 1ST DOWN RU.
RUTGERS drive start at 02:00.
1 and 10 at RU37McMahon,M. crossing pass incomplete to Fletcher,D. (Wilkinson,D.).
2 and 10 at RU37McMahon,M. middle pass incomplete to Thomas,D. (Sorensen,N.).
3 and 10 at RU37PENALTY VT delay of game 5 yards to the RU42.
3 and 5 at RU42McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to King,W..
4 and 5 at RU42Barr, Mike punt 44 yards to the VT14, PENALTY RU kick catching interference 5 yards to the VT19, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT19.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 20 yards, TOP 0:29
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:31.
1 and 10 at VT19Vick,M. pass incomplete.
2 and 10 at VT19Kendrick,A. rush for 3 yards to the VT22 (Brackett,G.).
3 and 7 at VT22Vick,M. sacked for loss of 6 yards to the VT16 (Brackett,G.).
Timeout Rutgers, clock 00:14.
4 and 13 at VT16Peaslee,R. punt 45 yards to the RU39, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -3 yards, TOP 1:28
RUTGERS drive start at 00:03.
1 and 10 at RU39McMahon,M. deep pass incomplete to King,W..
RU ball on RU40.
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers005:0912140-41-24--55-13-0-381-5
Virginia Tech2109:5181094-50-018-1314-8-0-403-30
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 10 at RU40Thomas,D. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU41 (Welch,B.;Colas,C.).
3 and 9 at RU41Thomas,D. rush over right end for 11 yards to the VT48, 1ST DOWN RU (Welch,B.).
1 and 10 at VT48McMahon,M. crossing pass incomplete to Smith, L.J. (Beasley,C.).
2 and 10 at VT48McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to Ring,R..
3 and 10 at VT48McMahon,M. sideline pass complete to King,W. for 8 yards to the VT40 (Austin,L.).
4 and 2 at VT40Ohene,J. rush up middle for loss of 2 yards to the VT42 (Colas,C.;Taylor,B.), PENALTY RU delay of game 5 yards to the VT45, NO PLAY, PENALTY RU personal foul 15 yards to the RU40, NO PLAY.
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 13:15.
4 and 22 at RU40Barr, Mike punt 19 yards to the VT41, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 1 yards, TOP 1:59
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:04.
1 and 10 at VT41Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Johnson,E. for 16 yards to the RU43, 1ST DOWN VT (Thompson, D.).
1 and 10 at RU43Davis,And. rush reverse for 15 yards to the RU28, 1ST DOWN VT (White,S.;Pyszczymuka,G.).
1 and 10 at RU28Kendrick,A. rush up middle for 6 yards to the RU22 (Martin,B.;Colon,N.).
2 and 4 at RU22Hawkins,C. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU21 (Robertson,W.;Pyszczymuka,G.).
3 and 3 at RU21Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Johnson,E. for 13 yards to the RU8, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds.
1 and Goal at RU08Kendrick,A. rush over left tackle for no gain to the RU8 (Thompson, D.).
2 and Goal at RU08Vick,M. rush right for 8 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:29.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 59 yards, TOP 2:35
RUTGERS drive start at 10:29.
1 and 10 at RU20McMahon,M. sideline pass complete to Stringer,D. for 18 yards to the RU38, 1ST DOWN RU (McCadam,K.).
1 and 10 at RU38McMahon,M. crossing pass incomplete to King,W..
2 and 10 at RU38McMahon,M. crossing pass incomplete to Fletcher,D..
3 and 10 at RU38McMahon,M. pass incomplete to King,W..
4 and 10 at RU38TEAM punt BLOCKED, recovered by VT Suggs,L. at RU25, Suggs,L. for 4 yards to the RU21 (blocked by Green,E.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 18 yards, TOP 0:29
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:00, VT ball on RU21.
Timeout Rutgers, clock 10:00.
1 and 10 at RU21Vick,M. middle pass complete to Wilford,E. for 15 yards to the RU6, 1ST DOWN VT (Haw,B.).
1 and Goal at RU06Suggs,L. rush over right tackle for 5 yards to the RU1 (Tulloch,B.;Freeney,T.).
2 and Goal at RU01Suggs,L. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:56.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 21 yards, TOP 1:04
RUTGERS drive start at 08:56.
1 and 10 at RU20Ohene,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the RU24 (Adibi,N.).
2 and 6 at RU24McMahon,M. sideline pass complete to Ohene,J. for 5 yards to the RU29 (Pile,W.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 07:40.
3 and 1 at RU29Thomas,D. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU32, 1ST DOWN RU (Cobb,L.;Houseright,J.).
1 and 10 at RU32McMahon,M. crossing pass complete to Martin,A. for 7 yards to the RU39 (Austin,L.).
2 and 3 at RU39McMahon,M. deep pass complete to Martin,A. for 32 yards to the VT29, 1ST DOWN RU (Hardee,B.).
1 and 10 at VT29Thomas,D. rush over right tackle for 7 yards to the VT22 (Hardee,B.).
2 and 3 at VT22Thomas,D. rush up middle for no gain to the VT22 (Adibi,N.).
3 and 3 at VT22McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to Stringer,D..
4 and 3 at VT22McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Green,E. at the VT0, Green,E. return 10 yards to the VT10 (Martin,A.), PENALTY VT illegal block 5 yards to the VT5, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT5.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 58 yards, TOP 4:01
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:55.
1 and 10 at VT05Kendrick,A. rush over right end for 8 yards to the VT13 (Jenerette,R.;White,S.).
2 and 2 at VT13Vick,M. deep pass incomplete to Davis,And..
3 and 2 at VT13Kendrick,A. rush up middle for 13 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN VT (White,S.).
1 and 10 at VT26Kendrick,A. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT25 (Leonard,N.;Tulloch,B.).
2 and 11 at VT25Vick,M. pass incomplete to Wynn,B. (Davis,M.).
3 and 11 at VT25Vick,M. middle pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
4 and 11 at VT25Peaslee,R. punt 42 yards to the RU33, Fletcher,D. return 8 yards to the RU41 (Ward,W.;Welch,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 20 yards, TOP 2:05
RUTGERS drive start at 02:50.
1 and 10 at RU41McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to Anderson,R..
2 and 10 at RU41Anderson,R. rush up middle for 2 yards to the RU43 (Reed,C.).
3 and 8 at RU43McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to Anderson,R..
4 and 8 at RU43Barr, Mike punt 37 yards to the VT20, Davis,And. return 6 yards to the VT26 (Berry, Tony;Smith, L.J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 0:54
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:56.
1 and 10 at VT26Vick,M. rush left for 16 yards to the VT42, 1ST DOWN VT (Colon,N.;Davis,M.).
1 and 10 at VT42Vick,M. slant pass complete to Davis,And. for 8 yards to the 50 yardline (Thompson, D.).
2 and 2 at VT50Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Wilford,E. for 13 yards to the RU37, 1ST DOWN VT (Seabrooks,S.).
1 and 10 at RU37Vick,M. sideline pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
2 and 10 at RU37Vick,M. rush for 1 yard to the RU36, fumble forced by Leonard,N., fumble by Vick,M. recovered by RU Burnett,W. at RU36.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 38 yards, TOP 1:09
RUTGERS drive start at 00:47.
RU ball on RU37.
1 and 10 at RU37McMahon,M. pass incomplete to King,W..
2 and 10 at RU37McMahon,M. sideline pass incomplete to Anderson,R..
3 and 10 at RU37McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Taylor,B. at the RU44, Taylor,B. return 0 yards to the RU44.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:18
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:29.
1 and 10 at RU44Vick,M. sacked for loss of 4 yards to the RU48 (Burnett,W.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 00:22.
2 and 14 at RU48Vick,M. sacked for loss of 1 yard to the RU49 (Burnett,W.).
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers007:3822042-70-17-285-17-2-702-20
Virginia Tech1407:2234072-30-014-685-9-0-651-5
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VT ball on VT35.
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, -5 yards, TOP 0:29
RUTGERS drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at RU20Thomas,D. rush up middle for 9 yards to the RU29 (Austin,L.;Sorensen,N.).
2 and 1 at RU29Thomas,D. rush over left guard for no gain to the RU29 (Pugh,D.;Beasley,C.).
3 and 1 at RU29Thomas,D. rush up middle for 2 yards to the RU31, 1ST DOWN RU (Houseright,J.).
1 and 10 at RU31McMahon,M. pass intercepted by Whitaker,R. at the RU45, Whitaker,R. return 9 yards to the RU36, fumble by Whitaker,R. recovered by VT Bird,C. at RU39.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 11 yards, TOP 1:54
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:06, VT ball on RU39.
1 and 10 at RU39Vick,M. pass complete to Davis,And. for 15 yards to the RU24, 1ST DOWN VT (White,S.).
1 and 10 at RU24Suggs,L. rush over left end for 11 yards to the RU13, 1ST DOWN VT (McCormack,D.;Colon,N.).
1 and 10 at RU13Suggs,L. rush over left tackle for 4 yards to the RU9 (Berry, Tony;White,S.).
2 and 6 at RU09Suggs,L. rush for 4 yards to the RU5 (Pyszczymuka,G.;Colon,N.).
3 and 2 at RU05Suggs,L. rush left for 4 yards to the RU1, 1ST DOWN VT (Davis,M.;Leonard,N.).
1 and Goal at RU01Ferguson,J. rush up middle for loss of 2 yards to the RU3, fumble forced by Malakoski,J., fumble by Ferguson,J. recovered by VT Vick,M. at RU3.
2 and Goal at RU03Suggs,L. rush up middle for 3 yards to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:14.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the RU0, Ohene,J. return 20 yards to the RU20 (Wolfe,B.;Robinson,V.), PENALTY RU illegal block 10 yards to the RU10, 1st and 10, RU ball on RU10.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 39 yards, TOP 2:52
RUTGERS drive start at 10:14.
1 and 10 at RU10McMahon,M. crossing pass complete to Smith, L.J. for 11 yards to the RU21, 1ST DOWN RU (Summers,P.).
1 and 10 at RU21Thomas,D. rush up middle for 7 yards to the RU28 (Summers,P.).
2 and 3 at RU28McMahon,M. deep pass complete to King,W. for 30 yards to the VT42, 1ST DOWN RU.
1 and 10 at VT42McMahon,M. crossing pass complete to Smith, L.J. for 14 yards to the VT28, 1ST DOWN RU (Summers,P.).
1 and 10 at VT28McMahon,M. pass incomplete to Gibson,G..
2 and 10 at VT28McMahon,M. middle pass incomplete to Smith, L.J..
3 and 10 at VT28McMahon,M. pass incomplete to King,W..
McMahon injured on the play.
Schwenk,C. at QB for Rutgers.
4 and 10 at VT28Schwenk,C. pass incomplete to Smith, L.J. (Pugh,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 62 yards, TOP 2:24
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 07:50.
Meyer,D. at QB for Virginia Tech.
VT ball on VT29.
1 and 10 at VT29Meyer,D. sideline pass complete to Witten,S. for 6 yards to the VT35 (Berry, Tony).
2 and 4 at VT35Kendrick,A. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN VT (McCormack,D.).
1 and 10 at VT40Hawkins,C. rush right for 10 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN VT (White,S.;Haw,B.).
1 and 10 at VT50Kendrick,A. rush over left tackle for no gain to the 50 yardline (Brackett,G.;Malakoski,J.).
2 and 10 at VT50Meyer,D. deep in pass incomplete to Willis,K. (Haw,B.).
3 and 10 at VT50Meyer,D. deep pass incomplete to Witten,S..
4 and 10 at VT50Peaslee,R. punt 50 yards to the RU0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 22 yards, TOP 2:21
RUTGERS drive start at 05:29.
1 and 10 at RU20Ohene,J. rush over left tackle for 4 yards to the RU24 (Davis,Ji.;Lewis,K.).
2 and 6 at RU24Schwenk,C. pass incomplete.
3 and 6 at RU24Schwenk,C. sideline pass complete to King,W. for 12 yards to the RU36, 1ST DOWN RU (Wilds,G.).
1 and 10 at RU36Schwenk,C. sacked for loss of 4 yards to the RU32 (Welch,B.;Colas,C.).
2 and 14 at RU32Ohene,J. rush draw play for 3 yards to the RU35 (Welch,B.).
3 and 11 at RU35Schwenk,C. rush over right tackle for 2 yards to the RU37 (Welch,B.).
4 and 9 at RU37Barr, Mike punt 38 yards to the VT25, Whitaker,R. return 14 yards to the VT39, out-of-bounds (Thomas,D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 17 yards, TOP 3:04
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:25.
1 and 10 at VT39Ward,W. rush over left end for 1 yard to the VT40 (Davis,M.), PENALTY RU personal foul 15 yards to the RU45, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at RU45Meyer,D. screen pass complete to Ward,W. for 15 yards to the RU30, fumble forced by Seabrooks,S., fumble by Ward,W. recovered by RU Pyszczymuka,G. at RU30.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 31 yards, TOP 0:31
RUTGERS drive start at 01:54.
1 and 10 at RU30Schwenk,C. screen pass complete to Anderson,R. for 1 yard to the RU31 (Wolfe,B.;Wilkinson,D.).
2 and 9 at RU31Anderson,R. rush over right guard for no gain to the RU31 (Welch,B.).
3 and 9 at RU31Schwenk,C. pass intercepted by Summers,P. at the RU43, Summers,P. return 3 yards to the RU40, fumble forced by Fletcher,D., fumble by Summers,P. recovered by RU Womack,J. at RU40.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 1:44
RUTGERS drive start at 00:10.
1 and 10 at RU40Schwenk,C. crossing pass incomplete to Carty,S. (McCadam,K.).
2 and 10 at RU40Schwenk,C. pass incomplete to King,W..
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers009:1614052-50-19-235-14-2-682-25
Virginia Tech705:4441161-20-010-403-5-0-360-0
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
3 and 10 at RU40Schwenk,C. slant pass complete to Lovelace,A. for 5 yards to the RU45 (Summers,P.).
4 and 5 at RU45Barr, Mike punt 47 yards to the VT8, Whitaker,R. return 7 yards to the VT15 (Robertson,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 1:02
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:08.
1 and 10 at VT15Burnell,K. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the VT18 (Petko,T.;McCormack,D.).
2 and 7 at VT18Meyer,D. screen pass complete to Briggs,W. for 17 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN VT (Leonard,N.).
1 and 10 at VT35Burnell,K. rush over right end for 3 yards to the VT38 (Haw,B.;Martin,B.).
2 and 7 at VT38Burnell,K. rush over left tackle for 59 yards to the RU3, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Haw,B.).
1 and Goal at RU03Ward,W. rush up middle for 2 yards to the RU1 (McCormack,D.).
2 and Goal at RU01Ward,W. rush over right guard for no gain to the RU1 (McCormack,D.).
3 and Goal at RU01Burnell,K. rush over left tackle for 1 yard to the RU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:42.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
1 and Goal at RU03PENALTY VT substitution infraction 5 yards to the RU8.
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Rutgers: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 57 yards to the RU8, Thomas,D. return 18 yards to the RU26 (Moody,R.;Ward,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 85 yards, TOP 3:26
RUTGERS drive start at 10:42.
1 and 10 at RU26Anderson,R. rush over left guard for 6 yards to the RU32 (Summers,P.;Wolfe,B.).
2 and 4 at RU32Anderson,R. rush over left end for loss of 1 yard to the RU31 (Butler,T.).
3 and 5 at RU31Schwenk,C. rush draw play for 10 yards to the RU41, 1ST DOWN RU (Adibi,N.;Butler,T.).
1 and 10 at RU41Anderson,R. rush draw play for loss of 4 yards to the RU37.
2 and 14 at RU37Schwenk,C. middle pass incomplete to Carty,S. (Summers,P.).
3 and 14 at RU37Schwenk,C. post pass incomplete to Carty,S., PENALTY VT roughing passer 16 yards to the VT47, 1ST DOWN RU, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT47Schwenk,C. flag pass incomplete to Lovelace,A. (Green,E.).
2 and 10 at VT47Schwenk,C. slant pass complete to Carty,S. for 3 yards to the VT44 (Summers,P.).
3 and 7 at VT44Schwenk,C. crossing pass incomplete to Carty,S..
4 and 7 at VT44Barr, Mike punt 31 yards to the VT13, Whitaker,R. return 7 yards to the VT20 (Robertson,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 30 yards, TOP 3:43
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:59.
Noel,G. at QB for Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at VT20Ward,W. rush over right guard for 5 yards to the VT25 (Malakoski,J.).
2 and 5 at VT25Noel,G. sideline pass incomplete to Parham,T..
3 and 5 at VT25Noel,G. rush draw play for 5 yards to the VT30, 1ST DOWN VT (Tulloch,B.).
1 and 10 at VT30Ward,W. rush over left end for 4 yards to the VT34 (McCormack,D.;White,S.).
Attendance - 56,272 (Sellout)
2 and 6 at VT34Ward,W. rush for 9 yards to the VT43, 1ST DOWN VT (Jenerette,R.;Martin,B.).
1 and 10 at VT43Noel,G. sideline pass incomplete to Parham,T..
2 and 10 at VT43Noel,G. pass incomplete.
3 and 10 at VT43Noel,G. screen pass complete to Ward,W. for 13 yards to the RU44, 1ST DOWN VT (Jordan,E.;Seabrooks,S.).
1 and 10 at RU44Burnell,K. rush over left end for 3 yards to the RU41 (Brackett,G.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 03:35.
2 and 7 at RU41Burnell,K. rush up middle for 1 yard to the RU40 (Berson,S.;Pyszczymuka,G.).
3 and 6 at RU40Noel,G. middle pass complete to Donahue,M. for 8 yards to the RU32, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at RU32Ward,W. rush over left tackle for 2 yards to the RU30 (Berson,S.;Pyszczymuka,G.).
2 and 8 at RU30Easlick,D. rush up middle for 7 yards to the RU23 (Seabrooks,S.).
3 and 1 at RU23Ward,W. rush over right guard for 3 yards to the RU20, 1ST DOWN VT (Brackett,G.).
1 and 10 at RU20Easlick,D. rush over right guard for 2 yards to the RU18 (Pyszczymuka,G.).
2 and 8 at RU18PENALTY VT false start 5 yards to the RU23.
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 15 plays, 57 yards, TOP 6:59
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Rutgers004:3510121-30-04-112-5-0-80-0
Virginia Tech710:2543075-50-016-1093-6-0-383-26

Participation

Rutgers - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Rutgers: 1-Shahib White , 2- Tony Berry, 3-Wesley Robertson , 4-Ravon Anderson , 7-Delrico Fletcher , 9-Chad Schwenk , 13-Mike Barr , 14-Steven Barone , 15-Nate Leonard , 17-Mike McMahon , 18-Walter King , 21-DeWayne Thompson , 23-Shawn Seabrooks , 24-Brandon Haw , 28-Jason Ohene , 29-Ben Martin , 30-Dennis Thomas , 34-Nate Colon , 39-Mitchell Davis , 41-Gary Brackett , 47-Tarell Freeney , 50-Ed Jordan , 54-Dennis McCormack , 56-Ron Jenerette , 57-Steve Berson , 60-Jason Malakoski , 61-Thomas Petko , 65-Jeremy Womack , 80-Errol Johnson , 81-Sean Carty , 82-Aaron Martin , 85-L.J. Smith , 86-David Stringer , 87-William Burnett , 88-Antoine Lovelace , 96-Bill Tulloch , 99-Greg Pyszczymuka .

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
QB7Michael Vick
SE18Emmett Johnson
TB22Lee Suggs
FB27Jarrett Ferguson
LT59Anthony Lambo
C61Steve DeMasi
LG69Matt Lehr
RT76Dave Kadela
RG79Josh Redding
FL88Andre Davis
TE93Browning Wynn
PosNo.Defense
FC2Ronyell Whitaker
OLB8Phillip Summers
ROV16Cory Bird
BC24Larry Austin
DE28Lamar Cobb
FS35Willie Pile
ILB40Ben Taylor
ILB41Jake Houseright
DT71David Pugh
DE83Nathaniel Adibi
DT94Chad Beasley

Virginia Tech: 1-Eric Green , 3-Deon Provitt , 4-Andre Kendrick , 5-Kevin McCadam , 6-Vegas Robinson , 9-Terrell Parham , 11-Grant Noel , 13-Dave Meyer , 14-Nick Sorensen , 17-Garnell Wilds , 19-Ernest Wilford , 20-Keith Burnell , 21-Michael Crawford , 23-T.J. Jackson , 25-Billy Hardee , 26-Shawn Witten , 30-Tee Butler , 32-Wayne Ward , 33-Derald Bryant , 34-Brian Welch , 36-Dirk Taylor , 37-Chris Krebs , 39-Alex Markogiannakis , 42-Cullen Hawkins , 43-Doug Easlick , 45-Benny Wolfe , 46-Chris Buie , 47-Wayne Briggs , 48-Mike Donahue , 49-Carter Warley , 53-Channing Reed , 54-Dan Wilkinson , 55-Ken Keister , 57-Anthony Davis , 58-Matt Wincek , 60-Jacob Gibson , 63-Joe Marchant , 64-Jake Grove , 65-Tim Selmon , 66-Jeff Hartzog , 67-Anthony Nelson , 70-Kevin Lewis , 74-Luke Owens , 75-Ricky Hudson , 80-Seth Noonkester , 82-Ronald Moody , 86-Keith Willis , 87-Bob Slowikowski , 89-Robert Peaslee , 95-Jim Davis , 99-Cols Colas .