Scores

Final/OT

Georgia Tech 24

(2-3, 1-2 away)

Vanderbilt 17

(1-4, 1-3 home)

Coverage: GamePlan

7:00 PM ET, September 27, 2003

Vanderbilt Stadium, Nashville, TN

1 2 3 4 OT T
GT 10 0 0 7 724
VAN 0 10 0 7 017

Georgia Tech 24, Vanderbilt 17 (OT)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Reggie Ball scored on a 25-yard run on the first play of overtime and James Butler ended the game with an interception as Georgia Tech beat Vanderbilt 24-17 Saturday night.

Butler also blocked Tolga Ertugrul's 44-yard field goal attempt on the final play of regulation.

P.J. Daniels ran for 105 yards as Georgia Tech (2-3) snapped a two-game losing streak. Ball completed 11 of 22 passes for 108 yards and ran for 103 yards.

Vanderbilt (1-4) lost its third straight. Jay Cutler completed 12 of 23 passes for 148 yards and ran for 61 yards on 15 carries for the Commodores.

Vanderbilt took a 17-10 lead on Norval McKenzie's 2-yard TD run with 2:02 left, but Georgia Tech forced overtime with Ball's 6-yard pass to John Paul Foschi with 32 seconds left in regulation.

Georgia Tech opened up a 10-0 lead in the first quarter on Dan Burnett's field goal and Daniels' 2-yard touchdown run.

Vanderbilt answered with McKenzie's 9-yard TD run and Tolga Ertugrul's 32-yard field goal on the final play of the half.

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