(1) Miami
Hurricanes
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(14) Virginia Tech
Hokies
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(1) Miami (11-0, 7-0) 0203326
(14) Virginia Tech (8-3, 4-3) 3071424
  • December 1, 2001
    Lane/Worsham Field, Blacksburg, Va.
  • Kickoff time: 1:13 pm
  • End of Game: 4:30 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:17
  • Temperature: 65 F
  • Wind: W @ 8-10
  • Weather: Sunny and Mild
  • Attendance: 53,662
  • Referee: Jon Smith
  • Umpire: Mike Samcheski
  • Linesman: Matt Fitzgerald
  • Line judge: John Salmon
  • Back judge: Gary Dancewicz
  • Field judge: Tom Tomczyk
  • Side judge: Gene Steratore

Scoring Summary

First QuarterUMVT
FG03:08Carter Warley 27 yd Field GoalDrive: 7 plays, 63 yds, 3:0003
Second QuarterUMVT
TD13:05Jeremy Shockey 14 yd Pass From Ken Dorsey (Todd Sievers Kick)Drive: 6 plays, 55 yds, 1:4773
TD06:11Clinton Portis 7 yd Rush (Todd Sievers Kick)Drive: 9 plays, 47 yds, 2:35143
FG03:59Todd Sievers 34 yd Field GoalDrive: 4 plays, 9 yds, 1:22173
FG00:16Todd Sievers 43 yd Field GoalDrive: 9 plays, 37 yds, 1:54203
Third QuarterUMVT
TD10:30Jarrett Ferguson 1 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 4 plays, 19 yds, 1:442010
FG04:41Todd Sievers 42 yd Field GoalDrive: 6 plays, 24 yds, 2:282310
Fourth QuarterUMVT
FG11:32Todd Sievers 39 yd Field GoalDrive: 9 plays, 51 yds, 3:042610
TD08:33Jarrett Ferguson 1 yd Rush (Terrell Parham Pass)Drive: 6 plays, 57 yds, 2:592618
TD06:03Brandon Manning 22 yd Blocked Punt Return (Grant Noel Pass Failed)2624

Team Stats

UM VT
FIRST DOWNS 23 11
  Rushing 8 6
  Passing 13 2
  Penalty 2 3
NET YARDS RUSHING 149 167
  Rushing Attempts 41 39
  Average Per Rush 3.6 4.3
  Rushing Touchdowns 1 2
  Yards Gained Rushing 168 205
  Yards Lost Rushing 19 38
NET YARDS PASSING 235 81
  Completions-Attempts-Int 21-44-0 4-16-4
  Average Per Attempt 5.3 5.1
  Average Per Completion 11.2 20.3
  Passing Touchdowns 1 0
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 384 248
  Total offense plays 85 55
  Average Gain Per Play 4.5 4.5
Fumbles: Number-Lost 2-2 3-1
Penalties: Number-Yards 10-73 3-27
PUNTS-YARDS 7-242 6-252
  Average Yards Per Punt 34.6 42.0
  Net Yards Per Punt 25.9 35.0
  Inside 20 3 0
  50+ Yards 0 1
  Touchbacks 1 0
  Fair catch 1 0
UM VT
KICKOFFS-YARDS 7-434 5-299
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 62.0 59.8
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 40.6 38.4
  Touchbacks 4 2
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 6-42-0 1-41-1
  Average Per Return 7.0 41.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 3-67-0 3-70-0
  Average Per Return 22.3 23.3
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 4-18-0 0-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 14
Possession Time 34:18 25:42
  1st Quarter 08:39 06:21
  2nd Quarter 08:21 06:39
  3rd Quarter 06:48 08:12
  4th Quarter 10:30 04:30
Third-Down Conversions 5 of 19 2 of 12
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 0 0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 3-4 3-4
  Touchdowns 2-4 2-4
  Field Goals 1-2 1-1
Sacks By: Number-Yards 5-31 1-3
PAT Kicks 2-2 1-1
Field Goals 4-5 1-1

Individual Stats

Miami Rushing
Clinton Portis 34139151241153.6
Frank Gore 4201190124.8
Najeh Davenport 1707077.0
Willis McGahee 1202022.0
Ken Dorsey 103-300-3.0
Total41168191491153.6
Virginia Tech Rushing
Kevin Jones 2416551600566.7
Keith Burnell 6340340135.7
Jarrett Ferguson 3606242.0
Richard Johnson 102-200-2.0
Grant Noel 5031-3100-6.2
Total39205381672564.3
Miami Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Ken Dorsey 21-44-02351311
Total21-44-02351311
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Grant Noel 4-16-4810425
Total4-16-4810425
Miami Receiving
Daryl Jones 52909
Jeremy Shockey 460118
Kevin Beard 346031
Ethenic Sands 332017
Clinton Portis 235020
Najeh Davenport 218015
Andre Johnson 111011
Robert Williams 1404
Total21235131
Virginia Tech Receiving
Bob Slowikowski 129029
Emmett Johnson 1909
Richard Johnson 1101
Jarrett Ferguson 142042
Total481042
Miami Punting
Freddie Capshaw 624240.34931
TEAM 100.0000
Total724234.64931
Virginia Tech Punting
Vinnie Burns 625242.05100
Total625242.05100
Miami All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Phillip Buchanon 53010000100
Edward Reed 1121200021111
Andre Johnson 00023823000
William Joseph 000000177
Frank Gore 00012929000
Total642123672941811
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Andre Davis 00011515000
Wayne Ward 00011515000
Eric Green 1190000000
Richard Johnson 00014040000
Brandon Manning 02222000000
Total1412237040000
Miami All Purpose
Clinton Portis 12435000159
Jeremy Shockey 06000060
Andre Johnson 011380049
Frank Gore 190290048
Kevin Beard 04600046
Ethenic Sands 03200032
Phillip Buchanon 00030030
Daryl Jones 02900029
Najeh Davenport 71800025
Edward Reed 000121123
William Joseph 000077
Robert Williams 040004
Willis McGahee 200002
Ken Dorsey -30000-3
Total149235674218511
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Kevin Jones 1600000160
Jarrett Ferguson 64200048
Richard Johnson -21400039
Keith Burnell 34000034
Bob Slowikowski 02900029
Brandon Manning 00022022
Eric Green 00019019
Wayne Ward 00150015
Andre Davis 00150015
Emmett Johnson 090009
Grant Noel -310000-31
Total1678170410359
Miami Field Goal Attempts
Todd Sievers 106:0830Blkd
Todd Sievers 203:5934Good
Todd Sievers 200:1643Good
Todd Sievers 304:4142Good
Todd Sievers 411:3239Good
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Carter Warley 103:0827Good
Miami Kickoffs
Todd Sievers 74344062.0
Total74344062.0
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Jon Mollerup 52992059.8
Total52992059.8
Miami Fumbles
Clinton Portis 11
Ethenic Sands 11
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Grant Noel 21
Kevin Jones 10

Drive Summary

Miami Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1UM2215:00KOVT3511:51FUMB6-433:09
1UM2510:36PUNTVT1306:08FGA11-624:28
1UM2003:08KOUM2302:06PUNT3-31:02
2UM4514:52INTVT0013:05TD6-551:47
2UM4511:36PUNTVT4910:53PUNT3-60:43
2VT4708:46PUNTVT0006:11TD9-472:35
2VT2605:21INTVT1703:59FG4-91:22
2UM3802:10PUNTVT2500:16FG9-371:54
3UM2412:21INTUM1912:14FUMB1--50:07
3UM4310:30KOVT4508:59PUNT4-121:31
3VT4907:09PUNTVT2504:41FG6-242:28
3UM3003:43FUMBUM3901:01PUNT6-92:42
4UM2714:36PUNTVT2211:32FG9-513:04
4UM2808:33KOUM4106:03PUNT4-132:30
4UM2006:03KOUM2405:05PUNT3-40:58
4UM3104:18INTUM5000:20PUNT6-193:58
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession08:3908:2106:4810:3017:0017:1834:18
Third Down Conversions1/42/61/41/53/102/95/19
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/00/00/00/0
Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT3611:51FUMBVT4410:36PUNT3-81:15
1VT2706:08FGAUM1003:08FG7-633:00
1VT3402:06PUNTVT4514:52INT5-112:14
2VT2013:05KOVT1811:36PUNT3--21:29
2VT2010:53PUNTVT2508:46PUNT3-52:07
2VT2006:11KOVT2305:21INT2-30:50
2VT1903:59KOVT1802:10PUNT3--11:49
2VT2900:16KOVT3400:00HALF1-50:16
3VT2015:00KOUM1412:21INT5-662:39
3UM1912:14FUMBUM0010:30TD4-191:44
3VT1108:59PUNTVT0807:09PUNT3--31:50
3VT2004:41KOUM3003:43FUMB3-500:58
3VT1701:01PUNTVT2814:36PUNT4-111:25
4VT4311:32KOUM0008:33TD6-572:59
4UM2206:03PUNTUM2206:03TD0-00:00
4UM4905:05PUNTUM4904:18INT3-00:47
4VT0400:20PUNTVT0100:00HALF1--30:20
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession06:2106:3908:1204:3013:0012:4225:42
Third Down Conversions0/20/41/31/30/62/62/12
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/00/00/00/0

Defense

Miami Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
D.J. Williams 549--------
Chris Campbell 2571.0/81.0/8------
James Lewis 246--------
Jonathan Vilma 325-----1--
Edward Reed 325----2-11---
Jamal Green 3141.0/4-------
J. McDougle 4-43.0/122.0/102--1--
William Joseph 2241.0/101.0/10--1-7---
Matt Walters 2132.0/41.0/3------
Mike Rumph 123--------
Vince Wilfork -22---1-0----
Phillip Buchanon 112----1-0---
D. McGlover -11--------
Todd Sievers -11--------
Markese Fitzgerald 1-1--------
Kellen Winslow 1-1--------
Total3028588.0/385.0/3121-04-182
Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Willie Pile 11718-----3--
Kevin McCadam 152172.0/5-------
Ronyell Whitaker 85131.0/1----1--
Mike Daniels 4913--------
Ben Taylor 4812---2-0----
Brian Welch 74111.0/1-1-----
Jake Houseright 5381.0/1-------
Chad Beasley 538--------
David Pugh 5382.0/7-1---11
Nathaniel Adibi 336-------3
Lamar Cobb 145--------
Jason Lallis 1451.0/31.0/3------
Larry Austin 415-----1--
Derrius Monroe -33-------2
Eric Green 213------1-
Bob Slowikowski 213--------
Cols Colas 2131.0/1------3
Dan Wilkinson 112-------1
Browning Wynn -22--------
Michael Crawford 1-1--------
Andre Davis -11--------
Kevin Jones -11--------
DeAngelo Hall -11--------
Garnell Wilds 1-1-----2--
Ken Keister 1-1--------
Jim Davis -11--------
Total83691529.0/191.0/322-0-7210

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Virginia Tech Captains: The 2001 Senior Class
Miami Captains: 4, 11, 73, 91
Virginia Tech wins the toss and defers to the second half.
Miami elects to receive and defend the North Goal.
VT ball on VT35.
Mollerup,J. kickoff 58 yards to the UM7, Johnson, Andre return 15 yards to the UM22 (Green,E.).
MIAMI drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at UM22Portis,C. rush over right tackle for 6 yards to the UM28 (Beasley,C.).
2 and 4 at UM28Portis,C. rush over right guard for 8 yards to the UM36, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.;Pile,W.).
1 and 10 at UM36Dorsey, Ken slant pass complete to Shockey,J. for 14 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.;Pile,W.).
1 and 10 at UM50Portis,C. rush over left tackle for 3 yards to the VT47 (Taylor,B.;Pile,W.).
2 and 7 at VT47Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Jones,D. for 4 yards to the VT43 (McCadam,K.).
3 and 3 at VT43Dorsey, Ken slant pass complete to Sands, Ethenic for 8 yards to the VT35, fumble forced by Welch,B., fumble by Sands, Ethenic recovered by VT Taylor,B. at VT35.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 43 yards, TOP 3:09
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 11:51.
VT ball on VT36.
1 and 10 at VT36Jones,K. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT41 (Rumph,M.).
2 and 5 at VT41Jones,K. rush over right guard for 3 yards to the VT44 (Campbell,C.).
3 and 2 at VT44Noel,G. pass incomplete to Slowikowski,B..
4 and 2 at VT44Burns,V. punt 39 yards to the UM17, Buchanon,P. return 8 yards to the UM25, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 1:15
MIAMI drive start at 10:36.
1 and 10 at UM25Portis,C. rush over left tackle for 3 yards to the UM28 (Welch,B.).
2 and 7 at UM28Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Jones,D. for 8 yards to the UM36, 1ST DOWN UM (Pile,W.).
1 and 10 at UM36Dorsey, Ken middle pass complete to Davenport,N. for 15 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN UM (Welch,B.;Whitaker,R.), PENALTY UM illegal forward pass 5 yards to the UM46.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at UM46Dorsey, Ken slant pass complete to Shockey,J. for 14 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN UM (Pile,W.).
1 and 10 at VT40Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre (Austin,L.).
2 and 10 at VT40Portis,C. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT39 (Pugh,D.;Adibi,N.).
3 and 9 at VT39Dorsey, Ken screen pass complete to Portis,C. for 20 yards to the VT19, 1ST DOWN UM (Austin,L.).
1 and 10 at VT19Portis,C. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT17 (Pile,W.;Whitaker,R.).
2 and 8 at VT17Dorsey, Ken slant pass complete to Jones,D. for 4 yards to the VT13 (Welch,B.).
Timeout Miami, clock 06:23.
3 and 4 at VT13Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Shockey,J..
4 and 4 at VT13Sievers, Todd field goal attempt from 30 BLOCKED, recovered by VT McCadam,K. at VT27 spot at VT27, clock 06:08 (blocked by Pugh,D.), McCadam,K. for no gain to the VT27.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 62 yards, TOP 4:28
Noel,G. middle pass complete to Ferguson,J. for 42 yards to the UM31, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams, D.J.).
1 and 10 at UM31Jones,K. rush over left guard for 6 yards to the UM25 (Vilma, Jonathan;Williams, D.J.).
2 and 4 at UM25Jones,K. rush over left end for no gain to the UM25, fumble by Jones,K. recovered by VT Jones,K. at UM25, Jones,K. for 10 yards to the UM15, 1ST DOWN VT (Reed,E.).
1 and 10 at UM15Noel,G. pass incomplete to Ferguson,J..
2 and 10 at UM15PENALTY UM offside defense 5 yards to the UM10.
2 and 5 at UM10Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the UM6 (Campbell,C.;Lewis,J.).
3 and 1 at UM06Jones,K. rush over left end for loss of 4 yards to the UM10 (Green, Jamal).
4 and 5 at UM10Warley,C. field goal attempt from 27 GOOD, clock 03:08.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Mollerup,J. kickoff 65 yards to the UM0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 63 yards, TOP 3:00
MIAMI drive start at 03:08.
1 and 10 at UM20Portis,C. rush up middle for 3 yards to the UM23 (Daniels,M.).
2 and 7 at UM23Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre.
3 and 7 at UM23Dorsey, Ken slant pass incomplete to Beard,K. (Wilds,G.).
4 and 7 at UM23Capshaw, F. punt 43 yards to the VT34, fair catch by Davis,And..
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 1:02
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 02:06.
1 and 10 at VT34Noel,G. middle pass complete to Johnson,E. for 9 yards to the VT43 (Buchanon,P.).
2 and 1 at VT43Burnell,K. rush over left tackle for 9 yards to the UM48, 1ST DOWN VT (Lewis,J.).
1 and 10 at UM48Noel,G. sacked for loss of 10 yards to the VT42 (Joseph, William).
2 and 20 at VT42Burnell,K. rush draw play for 3 yards to the VT45 (Williams, D.J.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Miami008:3915061-40-07-268-12-0-872-10
Virginia Tech306:2121030-20-09-262-4-0-510-0
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
3 and 17 at VT45Noel,G. pass intercepted by Buchanon,P. at the UM45, Buchanon,P. return 0 yards to the UM45.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 11 yards, TOP 2:14
MIAMI drive start at 14:52.
1 and 10 at UM45Portis,C. rush for 5 yards to the 50 yardline (Houseright,J.).
2 and 5 at UM50Dorsey, Ken slant pass complete to Shockey,J. for 18 yards to the VT32, 1ST DOWN UM (Taylor,B.;Green,E.).
1 and 10 at VT32Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Sands, Ethenic.
2 and 10 at VT32Portis,C. rush over right end for 15 yards to the VT17, 1ST DOWN UM, out-of-bounds (Pile,W.).
1 and 10 at VT17Portis,C. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT14 (Taylor,B.).
2 and 7 at VT14Dorsey, Ken middle pass complete to Shockey,J. for 14 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN UM, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:05.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kick attempt good.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 55 yards, TOP 1:47
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:05.
1 and 10 at VT20Noel,G. pass incomplete (McDougle, J.).
2 and 10 at VT20Jones,K. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the VT23 (McDougle, J.).
3 and 7 at VT23Noel,G. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the VT18 (McDougle, J.), fumble by Noel,G. recovered by VT Noel,G. at VT18.
4 and 12 at VT18Burns,V. punt 37 yards to the UM45, Buchanon,P. return 0 yards to the UM45.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -2 yards, TOP 1:29
MIAMI drive start at 11:36.
1 and 10 at UM45Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre.
2 and 10 at UM45Portis,C. rush over left guard for 6 yards to the VT49 (Beasley,C.;Whitaker,R.).
Miami's McKinnie, Bryant injured on the play.
3 and 4 at VT49Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre.
4 and 4 at VT49Capshaw, F. punt 49 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 0:43
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:53.
1 and 10 at VT20Jones,K. rush draw play for 2 yards to the VT22 (Williams, D.J.).
2 and 8 at VT22Jones,K. rush over right end for 2 yards to the VT24 (Vilma, Jonathan).
3 and 6 at VT24Noel,G. sideline pass complete to Johnson,R. for 1 yard to the VT25 (Fitzgerald,M.).
4 and 5 at VT25Burns,V. punt 34 yards to the UM41, Reed,E. return 12 yards to the VT47 (Hall,D.;Slowikowski,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 2:07
MIAMI drive start at 08:46.
1 and 10 at VT47Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Williams,R. for 4 yards to the VT43 (Pile,W.;McCadam,K.).
2 and 6 at VT43Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Beard,K. for 8 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.).
1 and 10 at VT35Gore,F. rush over right tackle for 7 yards to the VT28 (Whitaker,R.;Daniels,M.).
2 and 3 at VT28Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Sands, Ethenic.
Miami's McKinney out wiht a knee sprain...could return.
Timeout Miami, clock 07:08.
3 and 3 at VT28Davenport,N. rush up middle for 7 yards to the VT21, 1ST DOWN UM (Daniels,M.).
1 and 10 at VT21Gore,F. rush over left tackle for loss of 1 yard to the VT22 (Whitaker,R.;Welch,B.).
Virginia Tech's DAVIS, Jim injured on the play.
2 and 11 at VT22Dorsey, Ken sideline pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre.
3 and 11 at VT22Dorsey, Ken screen pass complete to Portis,C. for 15 yards to the VT7, 1ST DOWN UM, out-of-bounds (Pile,W.).
1 and Goal at VT07Portis,C. rush over left end for 7 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:11.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kick attempt good.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 47 yards, TOP 2:35
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 06:11.
1 and 10 at VT20Jones,K. rush over right tackle for 3 yards to the VT23 (Lewis,J.).
2 and 7 at VT23Noel,G. pass intercepted by Reed,E. at the VT37, Reed,E. return 11 yards to the VT26 (Davis,And.;Jones,K.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 3 yards, TOP 0:50
MIAMI drive start at 05:21.
1 and 10 at VT26Portis,C. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT24 (Cobb,L.).
2 and 8 at VT24Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre.
McKinney back in for Miami.
3 and 8 at VT24Dorsey, Ken flag pass complete to Beard,K. for 7 yards to the VT17 (Austin,L.).
4 and 1 at VT17Sievers, Todd field goal attempt from 34 GOOD, clock 03:59.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kickoff 61 yards to the VT4, Davis,And. return 15 yards to the VT19 (Winslow, K.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 9 yards, TOP 1:22
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:59.
1 and 10 at VT19Jones,K. rush over right guard for no gain to the VT19 (Green, Jamal).
2 and 10 at VT19Jones,K. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT18 (Walters, Matt).
3 and 11 at VT18Noel,G. slant pass incomplete to Davis,And..
4 and 11 at VT18Burns,V. punt 48 yards to the UM34, Buchanon,P. return 4 yards to the UM38 (Beasley,C.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -1 yards, TOP 1:49
MIAMI drive start at 02:10.
1 and 10 at UM38Portis,C. rush up middle for no gain to the UM38 (Houseright,J.).
2 and 10 at UM38Dorsey, Ken middle pass complete to Sands, Ethenic for 7 yards to the UM45 (Daniels,M.).
3 and 3 at UM45Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre, PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN UM.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT40Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete.
2 and 10 at VT40Dorsey, Ken slant pass complete to Sands, Ethenic for 17 yards to the VT23, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.).
1 and 10 at VT23Dorsey, Ken sacked for loss of 3 yards to the VT26 (Lallis,J.).
Timeout Miami, clock 00:54.
2 and 13 at VT26Portis,C. rush draw play for 1 yard to the VT25 (Houseright,J.;Taylor,B.).
3 and 12 at VT25Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Beard,K..
4 and 12 at VT25Sievers, Todd field goal attempt from 43 GOOD, clock 00:16.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kickoff 51 yards to the VT14, Ward,W. return 15 yards to the VT29 (Williams, D.J.;McGlover, D.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 37 yards, TOP 1:54
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:16.
1 and 10 at VT29Burnell,K. rush over right end for 5 yards to the VT34 (Campbell,C.;Williams, D.J.).
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Miami2008:2125182-60-012-498-17-0-900-0
Virginia Tech006:3900000-40-08-91-5-2-11-15
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, UM ball on UM35.
Sievers, Todd kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 5 yards, TOP 0:16
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT20Jones,K. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT25 (Green, Jamal).
2 and 5 at VT25Jones,K. rush over left end for 56 yards to the UM19, 1ST DOWN VT (Reed,E.).
1 and 10 at UM19Jones,K. rush over left guard for 4 yards to the UM15 (Joseph, William).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 13:06.
2 and 6 at UM15Jones,K. rush over left tackle for 1 yard to the UM14 (Rumph,M.;Campbell,C.).
3 and 5 at UM14Noel,G. pass intercepted by Joseph, William at the UM17, Joseph, William return 7 yards to the UM24.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 66 yards, TOP 2:39
MIAMI drive start at 12:21.
Pass deflected by Miami's Green, Jamal.
1 and 10 at UM24Portis,C. rush over right tackle for loss of 5 yards to the UM19, fumble forced by Pugh,D., fumble by Portis,C. recovered by VT Taylor,B. at UM19.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, -5 yards, TOP 0:07
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:14.
1 and 10 at UM19Jones,K. rush for 4 yards to the UM15 (Vilma, Jonathan).
2 and 6 at UM15Jones,K. rush over left end for no gain to the UM15 (Vilma, Jonathan).
Miami's Williams, Andrew injured on the play
3 and 6 at UM15Burnell,K. rush draw play for 13 yards to the UM2, 1ST DOWN VT (Lewis,J.;Reed,E.).
1 and Goal at UM02Burnell,K. rush over right tackle for 1 yard to the UM1 (Campbell,C.), PENALTY UM offside defense 1 yards to the UM1, NO PLAY.
1 and Goal at UM01Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 1 yard to the UM0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:30.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Mollerup,J. kickoff 51 yards to the UM14, Gore,F. return 29 yards to the UM43 (Crawford,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 19 yards, TOP 1:44
MIAMI drive start at 10:30.
1 and 10 at UM43Portis,C. rush over left end for 14 yards to the VT43, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.;Pile,W.).
1 and 10 at VT43Portis,C. rush up middle for loss of 2 yards to the VT45 (Pugh,D.).
2 and 12 at VT45Dorsey, Ken sideline pass incomplete to Shockey,J..
3 and 12 at VT45Dorsey, Ken slant pass incomplete to Beard,K..
4 and 12 at VT45Capshaw, F. punt 34 yards to the VT11, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 12 yards, TOP 1:31
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:59.
1 and 10 at VT11Jones,K. rush over left end for 1 yard to the VT12 (Williams, D.J.).
VT's Kevin Jones shaken up on the play
2 and 9 at VT12Noel,G. sacked for loss of 8 yards to the VT4 (Campbell,C.).
3 and 17 at VT04Burnell,K. rush draw play for 4 yards to the VT8 (Green, Jamal;Joseph, William).
4 and 13 at VT08Burns,V. punt 51 yards to the UM41, Buchanon,P. return 10 yards to the VT49 (Slowikowski,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -3 yards, TOP 1:50
MIAMI drive start at 07:09.
1 and 10 at VT49Portis,C. rush over left tackle for 6 yards to the VT43 (Welch,B.;Taylor,B.).
2 and 4 at VT43Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Johnson, Andre for 11 yards to the VT32, 1ST DOWN UM (Whitaker,R.).
1 and 10 at VT32Portis,C. rush over left tackle for loss of 3 yards to the VT35 (McCadam,K.).
2 and 13 at VT35Portis,C. rush over left end for no gain to the VT35 (Colas,C.).
3 and 13 at VT35Portis,C. rush draw play for 10 yards to the VT25 (McCadam,K.).
4 and 3 at VT25Sievers, Todd field goal attempt from 42 GOOD, clock 04:41.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 24 yards, TOP 2:28
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:41.
1 and 10 at VT20PENALTY UM personal foul 15 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN VT.
Kevin Jones back in for VT
1 and 10 at VT35Noel,G. pass incomplete to Slowikowski,B. (Vilma, Jonathan).
2 and 10 at VT35Jones,K. rush over left end for 40 yards to the UM25, 1ST DOWN VT (Reed,E.).
1 and 10 at UM25Noel,G. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the UM30 (McDougle, J.), fumble by Noel,G. recovered by UM Wilfork, Vince at UM30.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 50 yards, TOP 0:58
MIAMI drive start at 03:43.
1 and 10 at UM30Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Jones,D. for 9 yards to the UM39 (McCadam,K.).
2 and 1 at UM39Portis,C. rush over left tackle for loss of 1 yard to the UM38 (Pugh,D.).
3 and 2 at UM38Dorsey, Ken pass complete to Davenport,N. for 3 yards to the UM41, 1ST DOWN UM (Daniels,M.;Houseright,J.), PENALTY VT pass interference declined.
1 and 10 at UM41Dorsey, Ken sideline pass incomplete to Johnson, Andre (Wilds,G.).
2 and 10 at UM41Portis,C. rush up middle for loss of 2 yards to the UM39 (McCadam,K.).
3 and 12 at UM39Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Beard,K..
4 and 12 at UM39Capshaw, F. punt 44 yards to the VT17, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 9 yards, TOP 2:42
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:01.
1 and 10 at VT17Jones,K. rush over left guard for 5 yards to the VT22 (Lewis,J.;Wilfork, Vince).
2 and 5 at VT22PENALTY UM offside defense 5 yards to the VT27, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at VT27Jones,K. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the VT28 (Wilfork, Vince;Campbell,C.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Miami306:4812031-40-09-173-7-0-233-21
Virginia Tech708:1230251-30-015-1220-2-1-00-0
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 9 at VT28Noel,G. pass incomplete to Ferguson,J..
3 and 9 at VT28Noel,G. pass incomplete to Ferguson,J..
4 and 9 at VT28Burns,V. punt 43 yards to the UM29, Buchanon,P. return 8 yards to the UM37 (Slowikowski,B.), PENALTY UM holding 10 yards to the UM27, 1st and 10, UM ball on UM27.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 11 yards, TOP 1:25
MIAMI drive start at 14:36.
1 and 10 at UM27Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Jones,D..
2 and 10 at UM27Gore,F. rush over right tackle for 1 yard to the UM28 (Whitaker,R.;Adibi,N.).
3 and 9 at UM28Dorsey, Ken post pass complete to Beard,K. for 10 yards to the UM38 (Austin,L.;McCadam,K.), PENALTY UM ineligible downfield on pass 6 yards to the UM22, NO PLAY.
3 and 15 at UM22Dorsey, Ken pass complete to Beard,K. for 31 yards to the VT47, 1ST DOWN UM, out-of-bounds.
1 and 10 at VT47Portis,C. rush over right tackle for 11 yards to the VT36, 1ST DOWN UM (Austin,L.).
1 and 10 at VT36Gore,F. rush over left tackle for 12 yards to the VT24, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 12:30.
1 and 10 at VT24Dorsey, Ken sideline pass incomplete to Beard,K..
2 and 10 at VT24McGahee, Willis rush over left tackle for 2 yards to the VT22 (Beasley,C.).
3 and 8 at VT22Dorsey, Ken post pass incomplete to Beard,K..
4 and 8 at VT22Sievers, Todd field goal attempt from 39 GOOD, clock 11:32.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Sievers, Todd kickoff 62 yards to the VT3, Johnson,R. return 40 yards to the VT43, out-of-bounds (Buchanon,P.;Sievers, Todd).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 51 yards, TOP 3:04
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 11:32.
1 and 10 at VT43Noel,G. pass incomplete to Davis,And., PENALTY UM pass interference 15 yards to the UM42, 1ST DOWN VT, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at UM42Johnson,R. rush over right end for loss of 2 yards to the UM44 (McDougle, J.).
2 and 12 at UM44Noel,G. deep in pass complete to Slowikowski,B. for 29 yards to the UM15, 1ST DOWN VT (Rumph,M.;Lewis,J.).
1 and 10 at UM15Jones,K. rush up middle for 10 yards to the UM5, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams, D.J.).
1 and Goal at UM05Jones,K. rush over right end for 2 yards to the UM3 (Reed,E.;Joseph, William).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 09:01.
2 and Goal at UM03Jones,K. rush up middle for 2 yards to the UM1 (Vilma, Jonathan;Campbell,C.).
VT's Kevin Jones injured on the play.
3 and Goal at UM01Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 1 yard to the UM0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:33, PENALTY UM offside defense declined.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Noel,G. pass attempt to Parham,T. good.
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
Mollerup,J. kickoff 60 yards to the UM5, Johnson, Andre return 23 yards to the UM28 (Wilds,G.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 57 yards, TOP 2:59
MIAMI drive start at 08:33.
1 and 10 at UM28Portis,C. rush over right end for 1 yard to the UM29 (Adibi,N.;Pugh,D.).
2 and 9 at UM29Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Shockey,J., PENALTY VT pass interference 12 yards to the UM41, 1ST DOWN UM, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at UM41Portis,C. rush up middle for 1 yard to the UM42 (Houseright,J.;Pile,W.).
Timeout Miami, clock 06:58.
2 and 9 at UM42Portis,C. rush draw play for loss of 1 yard to the UM41 (Whitaker,R.).
3 and 10 at UM41Dorsey, Ken middle pass incomplete to Sands, Ethenic.
4 and 10 at UM41Capshaw, F. punt BLOCKED, recovered by VT Manning,B. at UM22, Manning,B. for 22 yards to the UM0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:03 (blocked by Green,E.).
Miami: - Virginia Tech:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 13 yards, TOP 2:30
Noel,G. pass attempt failed.
Mollerup,J. kickoff 65 yards to the UM0, touchback.
MIAMI drive start at 06:03.
1 and 10 at UM20Dorsey, Ken sideline pass incomplete to Shockey,J. (Whitaker,R.).
2 and 10 at UM20Dorsey, Ken sideline pass complete to Jones,D. for 4 yards to the UM24 (McCadam,K.).
3 and 6 at UM24Dorsey, Ken pass incomplete to Shockey,J. (Pile,W.).
4 and 6 at UM24Capshaw, F. punt 26 yards to the 50 yardline, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 0:58
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:05.
VT ball on UM49.
1 and 10 at UM49Burnell,K. rush up middle for no gain to the UM49 (Walters, Matt;Williams, D.J.).
2 and 10 at UM49Noel,G. sideline pass incomplete to Ferguson,J..
3 and 10 at UM49Noel,G. pass intercepted by Reed,E. at the UM31, Reed,E. return 0 yards to the UM31.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:47
MIAMI drive start at 04:18.
1 and 10 at UM31Portis,C. rush over left guard for 5 yards to the UM36 (Colas,C.).
2 and 5 at UM36Portis,C. rush over left tackle for 9 yards to the UM45, 1ST DOWN UM (McCadam,K.).
1 and 10 at UM45Portis,C. rush over left guard for 15 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN UM (Whitaker,R.;Houseright,J.).
1 and 10 at VT40Portis,C. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT35 (Pile,W.;Welch,B.), PENALTY UM illegal shift 6 yards to the VT46, NO PLAY.
1 and 16 at VT46Portis,C. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT47 (Taylor,B.;Welch,B.).
2 and 17 at VT47Portis,C. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the VT46 (Welch,B.;Pile,W.).
3 and 16 at VT46Portis,C. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT45 (Pugh,D.;Welch,B.).
4 and 15 at VT45PENALTY UM delay of game 5 yards to the 50 yardline.
4 and 20 at UM50Capshaw, F. punt 46 yards to the VT4, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 19 yards, TOP 3:58
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:20.
1 and 10 at VT04Noel,G. sacked for loss of 3 yards to the VT1 (Walters, Matt).
2 and 13 at VT01Team pass incomplete, PENALTY VT illegal procedure 0 yards to the VT1, NO PLAY.
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, -3 yards, TOP 0:20
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Miami310:3041161-50-013-572-8-0-355-42
Virginia Tech1404:3011131-30-07-101-5-1-292-12

Participation

Miami - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Miami: 1-Daryl Jones , 2-Willis McGahee , 4-Najeh Davenport , 5-Andre Johnson , 7-Ethenic Sands , 8-Mike Rumph , 9-Kevin Beard , 11-Ken Dorsey , 13-Freddie Capshaw , 16-Todd Sievers , 17-D.J. Williams , 20-Edward Reed , 23-James Lewis , 27-Markese Fitzgerald , 28-Clinton Portis , 31-Phillip Buchanon , 32-Frank Gore , 48-Chris Campbell , 49-D. McGlover , 51-Jonathan Vilma , 55-Jamal Green , 75-Vince Wilfork , 80-Robert Williams , 81-Kellen Winslow , 88-Jeremy Shockey , 91-Matt Walters , 94-William Joseph , 95-J. McDougle .

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
TB7Kevin Jones
QB11Grant Noel
SE18Emmett Johnson
FB27Jarrett Ferguson
LT57Anthony Davis
RT58Matt Wincek
C61Steve DeMasi
RG64Jake Grove
LG74Luke Owens
TE87Bob Slowikowski
FL88Andre Davis
PosNo.Defense
BC2Ronyell Whitaker
ROV5Kevin McCadam
FC24Larry Austin
OLB31Mike Daniels
ILB34Brian Welch
FS35Willie Pile
ILB40Ben Taylor
DT71David Pugh
DT94Chad Beasley
DE95Jim Davis
DE99Cols Colas

Virginia Tech: 1-Eric Green , 4-DeAngelo Hall , 6-Vegas Robinson , 8-Vincent Fuller , 9-Terrell Parham , 12-Richard Johnson , 17-Garnell Wilds , 19-Ernest Wilford , 20-Keith Burnell , 21-Michael Crawford , 23-T.J. Jackson , 28-Lamar Cobb , 32-Wayne Ward , 33-Chad Cooper , 38-Vinnie Burns , 41-Jake Houseright , 43-Doug Easlick , 45-Mikal Baaqee , 47-Wayne Briggs , 48-Brandon Manning , 49-Carter Warley , 53-Channing Reed , 54-Dan Wilkinson , 55-Ken Keister , 60-Jacob Gibson , 67-Anthony Nelson , 79-Jon Dunn , 83-Nathaniel Adibi , 85-Jared Mazzetta , 86-Keith Willis , 89-Robert Peaslee , 91-Jason Lallis , 93-Browning Wynn , 96-Joe Wilson , 97-Jon Mollerup , 98-Derrius Monroe .