Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 14

(2-2, 0-2 away)

Elon 28

(3-1, 2-0 home)

1:30 PM ET, September 26, 2009

Rhodes Stadium, Elon, NC

1 2 3 4 T
GASO 0 7 7 014
ELON 7 16 3 228

Top Performers

Passing: S. Riddle (ELON) - 338 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: A. Harris (ELON) - 9 CAR, 50 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: T. Hudgins (ELON) - 12 REC, 138 YDS

Elon 28, Georgia Southern 14

Associated Press

ELON, N.C. -- Scott Riddle passed for 338 yards and a touchdown and Elon beat Georgia Southern 28-14 on Saturday.

Riddle set Southern Conference records with 705 career completions and 7,893 career passing yards for the Phoenix (3-1, 1-0 Southern Conference). Riddle ran 19 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter, then passed for a 3-yard touchdown to Taylor Berry in the second quarter.

Terrell Hudgins led the Phoenix with 12 catches for 138 yards.

The Eagles had only 153 yards total offense and were held to 31 yards rushing on 26 carries.

Georgia Southern (2-2, 1-1) tied the game 7-7 on an 85-yard fumble return for a touchdown by Darrell Pasco. Elon scored 19 straight points to lead 26-7. Adam Shreiner kicked field goals of 26 and 41 yards, and A.J. Harris scored on a 28-yard run.

Lee Chapple passed for 122 yards and a touchdown for the Eagles.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
GASO
ELON
1st Downs820
Total Yards153423
Passing122338
Rushing3185
Penalties11-846-35
3rd Down Conversions2-154-16
4th Down Conversions2-40-1
Turnovers33
Possession28:2431:36

Passing Leaders

Georgia SouthernC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Chapple18/351223.513
ElonC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Riddle25/413388.211

Rushing Leaders

Georgia SouthernCARYDSAVGTDLG
Urbano14735.2018
Robinson341.302
ElonCARYDSAVGTDLG
Harris9505.6128
Newsome20361.8021

Receiving Leaders

Georgia SouthernRECYDSAVGTDLG
Barker5469.2124
Valentine33712.3017
ElonRECYDSAVGTDLG
Hudgins1213811.5046
Camp38127.0053

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERGASOELON
TD13:51Scott Riddle 19 Yd Run (Adam Shreiner Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERGASOELON
TD13:20Darrell Pasco 85 Yd Fumble Return (Adrian Mora Kick) 77
FG11:33Adam Shreiner 41 Yd 710
TD05:33Taylor Berry 3 Yd Pass From Scott Riddle (Pat Blocked) 716
TD01:41A.J. Harris 28 Yd Run (Adam Shreiner Kick) 723
THIRD QUARTERGASOELON
FG10:03Adam Shreiner 26 Yd 726
TD06:26Patrick Barker 8 Yd Pass From Lee Chapple (Adrian Mora Kick) 1426
FOURTH QUARTERGASOELON
SF14:43Adam Urbano Tackled By Jordan Daniel In End Zone 1428