Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • PSU 401
    • 327 UGA
  • Turnovers

    • PSU 1
    • 0 UGA
  • Possession

    PSU UGA
    28:38 31:22
  • 1st Downs

    • PSU 16
    • 17 UGA

Game Information

EverBank Field
,
Coverage: ESPN
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Line: UGA -6.0
  • Over/Under: 44
Attendance: 58,212
87%
Capacity: 67,246
1/3/2016 Associated Press

Georgia beats Penn State 24-17 in TaxSlayer for 5th straight

Terry Godwin threw a touchdown pass on a trick play and caught one later, helping Georgia beat Penn State 24-17 in the TaxSlayer Bowl on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

ESPN1234T
Penn State0301417
Georgia3147024
first QuarterPSUUGA
FG
7:02
Marshall Morgan 44 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 26 yards, 2:53
03
play
M. Morgan 44 yd FG GOOD (0:29)

Marshall Morgan 44 yd FG GOOD (0:29)

second QuarterPSUUGA
FG
8:08
Tyler Davis 34 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 72 yards, 3:44
33
play
T. Davis 34 yd FG GOOD (0:16)

Tyler Davis 34 yd FG GOOD (0:16)

TD
6:46
Malcolm Mitchell 44 Yd pass from Terry Godwin (Marshall Morgan Kick)
3 plays, 72 yards, 1:22
310
play
Georgia scores long TD out of wildcat formation (1:09)

Terry Godwin throws deep to Malcolm Mitchell, who hauls in a 44-yard touchdown to give Georgia the lead. (1:09)

TD
0:24
Terry Godwin 17 Yd pass from Greyson Lambert (Patrick Beless Kick)
7 plays, 58 yards, 1:30
317
play
Georgia extends lead with nice TD reception (1:12)

Georgia QB Greyson Lambert connects with Terry Godwin for a 17-yard touchdown to extend the Bulldogs' lead. (1:12)

third QuarterPSUUGA
TD
4:15
Sony Michel 21 Yd Run (Patrick Beless Kick)
7 plays, 56 yards, 2:52
324
play
Sony Michel fights to the goal line (0:39)

Georgia RB Sony Michel jukes and fights his way into the end zone for a 21-yard touchdown. (0:39)

fourth QuarterPSUUGA
TD
14:53
Geno Lewis 17 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
9 plays, 75 yards, 4:22
1024
play
T. McSorley pass,to G. Lewis for 17 yds for a TD (1:30)

Trace McSorley pass complete to Geno Lewis for 17 yds for a TD (1:30)

TD
6:14
DaeSean Hamilton 20 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
7 plays, 58 yards, 3:04
1724
play
Three defenders? No problem for Penn State WR (0:40)

Penn State WR DaeSean Hamilton catches a pass from Trace McSorley with three Georgia defenders around him for a 10-yard touchdown. (0:40)

Research Notes

  • -Georgia has its 10th 10-win seasons since 2002 when it had its first such season under Mark Richt, only Ohio State (12), Oklahoma (11) and Boise State (11) have more in the FBS during that time period.

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