Scores

Final

Austin Peay 7

(1-2, 0-2 away)

Illinois State 38

(1-2, 1-0 home)

7:30 PM ET, September 19, 2009

Hancock Stadium, Normal, IL

1 2 3 4 T
PEAY 0 7 0 07
ILST 7 14 10 738

Top Performers

Passing: M. Brown (ILST) - 205 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: C. Gordon (ILST) - 17 CAR, 96 YDS, 4 TD

Receiving: T. Walker (ILST) - 5 REC, 43 YDS, 1 TD

Illinois St. 38, Austin Peay 7

Associated Press

NORMAL, Ill. -- Cliffton Gordon ran for four touchdowns Saturday as Illinois State easily defeated Austin Peay 38-7 for its first victory of the season.

After Matt Brown connected with Tyrone Walker for an 8-yard touchdown in the first quarter, Gordon took over. He ran 17 times for 96 yards and scored TDs of 2, 8, 9 and 5 yards. Brown was 24 of 33 for for 205 yards for the Redbirds (1-2), who led 21-7 at halftime.

Illinois State finished with 367 total yards to 109 for the Governors (1-2).

Ryan White ran for a 24-yard touchdown in the second quarter for Austin Peay's only score.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PEAY
ILST
1st Downs921
Total Yards109367
Passing95214
Rushing14153
Penalties8-4110-99
3rd Down Conversions2-135-16
4th Down Conversions1-33-4
Turnovers61
Possession23:5636:04

Passing Leaders

Austin PeayC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Orr8/17955.604
Illinois StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Brown24/332056.211

Rushing Leaders

Austin PeayCARYDSAVGTDLG
White13403.1124
Lyle4266.5017
Illinois StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Gordon17965.6414
Blow16573.6014

Receiving Leaders

Austin PeayRECYDSAVGTDLG
Jennings12828.0028
Miller12525.0025
Illinois StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Salem6538.8020
Walker5438.6111

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERPEAYILST
TD04:20Tyrone Walker 8 Yd Pass From Matt Brown (Zach Kutch Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERPEAYILST
TD13:01Cliffton Gordon 2 Yd Run (Zach Kutch Kick) 014
TD03:18Ryan White 24 Yd Run (Stephen Stansell Kick) 714
TD01:08Cliffton Gordon 9 Yd Run (Zach Kutch Kick) 721
THIRD QUARTERPEAYILST
TD04:43Cliffton Gordon 8 Yd Run (Zach Kutch Kick) 728
FG00:04Zach Kutch 48 Yd 731
FOURTH QUARTERPEAYILST
TD12:14Cliffton Gordon 5 Yd Run (Zach Kutch Kick) 738