Scores

Final

Coast Carolina 24

(3-6, 1-1 Big South)

Liberty 37

(6-3, 2-0 Big South)

3:55 PM ET, November 3, 2007

Williams Stadium (VA), Lynchburg, VA

1 2 3 4 T
CCAR 0 7 3 1424
LIB 10 13 14 037

Top Performers

Passing: B. Smith (LIB) - 265 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: R. Jennings (LIB) - 21 CAR, 172 YDS, 3 TD

Receiving: J. Simpson (CCAR) - 6 REC, 54 YDS, 2 TD

Liberty 37, Coastal Carolina 24

Associated Press

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) -- Rashad Jennings rushed for 172 yards and three touchdowns to lead Liberty to a 37-24 win over Coastal Carolina on Saturday.

Brock Smith completed 11-of-15 passes for 165 yards and one touchdown for the Flames (6-3, 2-0 Big South), who compiled 527 yards of offense.

Jennings had a 15-yard TD run 1:22 into the game, Noah Greenbaum kicked a short field goal and Smith hit Chris Stokes with a 7-yard TD pass to put Liberty ahead 17-0 midway through the second quarter.

Jennings had third-quarter TD runs of 1 and 6 yards to put Liberty ahead 37-10.

Jerome Simpson had scoring receptions from different quarterbacks for Coastal Carolina (3-6, 1-1). His second TD catch came midway through the fourth quarter and teammate Arthur Sitton added a 1-yard TD run to make the outcome respectable.

Coastal Carolina managed only 102 passing yards. Starter William Richardson was 9-of-15 for 75 yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CCAR
LIB
1st Downs2222
Total Yards315527
Passing102265
Rushing213262
Penalties7-5613-114
3rd Down Conversions0-00-0
4th Down Conversions0-00-0
Turnovers23
Possession31:3728:23

Passing Leaders

Coastal CarolinaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Richardson9/15755.010
LibertyC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Smith11/1526517.711

Rushing Leaders

Coastal CarolinaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Tolbert13826.300
Gause10545.400
LibertyCARYDSAVGTDLG
Jennings211728.230
Terrell12453.810

Receiving Leaders

Coastal CarolinaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Simpson6549.020
Fambrough23417.000
LibertyRECYDSAVGTDLG
Turner29648.000
Bolden24623.000

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERCCARLIB
TD13:38Rashad Jennings 15 Yd Run (Noah Greenbaum Kick) 07
FG01:14Noah Greenbaum 22 Yd 010
SECOND QUARTERCCARLIB
TD09:20Chris Stokes 7 Yd Pass From Brock Smith (Noah Greenbaum Kick) 017
TD03:39Jerome Simpson 9 Yd Pass From William Richardson (Justin Durham Kick) 717
TD02:51Zach Terrell 4 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 723
THIRD QUARTERCCARLIB
FG12:51Justin Durham 38 Yd 1023
TD07:33Rashad Jennings 1 Yd Run (Noah Greenbaum Kick) 1030
TD00:50Rashad Jennings 6 Yd Run (Noah Greenbaum Kick) 1037
FOURTH QUARTERCCARLIB
TD07:56Jerome Simpson 27 Yd Pass From Sean Fortson (Justin Durham Kick) 1737
TD01:43Arthur Sitton 1 Yd Run (Justin Durham Kick) 2437