Scores

Final

Appalachian St 52

(6-2, 5-0 Sun Belt)

Furman 27

(4-4, 3-3 Southern)

12:00 PM ET, October 31, 2009

Paladin Stadium, Greenville, SC

1 2 3 4 T
APP 14 21 17 052
FUR 0 13 14 027

Top Performers

Passing: A. Edwards (APP) - 355 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: A. Edwards (APP) - 13 CAR, 106 YDS, 4 TD

Receiving: A. Mims (FUR) - 5 REC, 102 YDS, 1 TD

Appalachian St. 52, Furman 27

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Armanti Edwards rushed for four touchdowns and had two passing scores to lead Appalachian State to a 52-27 win over Furman on Saturday.

Edwards was 25-for-36 passing for 355 yards and ran for 106 yards on 13 carries to help the Mountaineers (6-2, 5-0 Southern Conference) extend their conference winning streak to 17 games. Appalachian State has also won six straight games.

The Mountaineers jumped out to a 21-0 lead in the second quarter after Edwards threw a 16-yard touchdown to Ben Jordan and the quarterback had rushing scores of 3 and 4 yards. Edwards also had rushing scores of 1 and 5 yards.

Edwards connected with CoCo Hillary on a 21-yard passing score to increase Appalachian State's lead to 49-20 in the third. Matt Cline had eight catches for 122 yards.

Furman's Jordan Sorrells threw for 165 yards and two TDs for the Paladins (4-4, 3-3).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
APP
FUR
1st Downs2718
Total Yards554350
Passing376165
Rushing178185
Penalties6-607-53
3rd Down Conversions10-155-11
4th Down Conversions0-00-1
Turnovers02
Possession33:5926:01

Passing Leaders

Appalachian StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Edwards25/363559.920
FurmanC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Sorrells10/171659.721

Rushing Leaders

Appalachian StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Edwards131068.2435
Moore11373.4119
FurmanCARYDSAVGTDLG
Uhaa191146.0113
Forcier6416.8125

Receiving Leaders

Appalachian StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cline812215.3045
Hillary68313.8132
FurmanRECYDSAVGTDLG
Mims510220.4172
Anderson13333.0133

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERAPPFUR
TD12:36Ben Jorden 16 Yd Pass From Armanti Edwards (Jason Vitaris Kick) 70
TD05:19Armanti Edwards 3 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 140
SECOND QUARTERAPPFUR
TD13:45Armanti Edwards 4 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 210
TD09:39Tersoo Uhaa 4 Yd Run (Matthew Cesari Kick) 217
TD05:43Armanti Edwards 1 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 287
TD04:27Colin Anderson 33 Yd Pass From Jordan Sorrells (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2813
TD02:55Devon Moore 4 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 3513
THIRD QUARTERAPPFUR
TD11:11Armanti Edwards 5 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 4213
TD10:07Adam Mims 72 Yd Pass From Jordan Sorrells (Matthew Cesari Kick) 4220
TD08:57CoCo Hillary 21 Yd Pass From Armanti Edwards (Jason Vitaris Kick) 4920
TD05:33Chris Forcier 25 Yd Run (Matthew Cesari Kick) 4927
FG01:29Jason Vitaris 25 Yd 5227