Scores

Final

Citadel 20

(3-4, 1-3 Southern)

Furman 34

(6-2, 3-1 Southern)

2:00 PM ET, October 18, 2008

Paladin Stadium, Greenville, SC

1 2 3 4 T
CIT 6 0 0 1420
FUR 3 17 14 034

Top Performers

Passing: J. Sorrells (FUR) - 253 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: A. Jordan (CIT) - 11 CAR, 83 YDS

Receiving: A. Mims (FUR) - 7 REC, 89 YDS, 2 TD

Furman 34, The Citadel 20

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Jordan Sorrells threw three touchdown passes to help lead Furman to a 34-20 victory against The Citadel on Saturday.

Sorrells completed 21 of 29 passes for 253 yards for the Paladins (6-2, 3-1 Southern Conference).

Bart Blanchard completed 20 of 37 passes for 196 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for the Bulldogs (3-4, 1-3). Adam Mims added 89 yards and two touchdowns on seven receptions.

Sam Keeler hit on field goals of 23 and 33 yards to give the Bulldogs a 6-3 lead at the end of the first quarter.

Sorrells hit David Hendrix on a 9-yard score before Brantley Kendall's 1-yard touchdown run gave the Paladins a 20-6 halftime lead.

Furman kept rolling in the third quarter, as Sorrells hit Adam Mims on touchdown passes of 24 and 7 yards to give Furman a 34-6 lead.

Blanchard threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to Andre Roberts and an 11-yard score to Alex Sellars in the fourth quarter.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CIT
FUR
1st Downs1822
Total Yards336385
Passing196253
Rushing140132
Penalties3-142-10
3rd Down Conversions8-174-11
4th Down Conversions2-42-2
Turnovers10
Possession27:0332:57

Passing Leaders

CitadelC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Blanchard20/371965.321
FurmanC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Sorrells21/292538.730

Rushing Leaders

CitadelCARYDSAVGTDLG
Jordan11837.5056
Wilson12525.0025
FurmanCARYDSAVGTDLG
Brown16724.5010
Uhaa11393.509

Receiving Leaders

CitadelRECYDSAVGTDLG
Roberts10878.7126
Dallas4369.0016
FurmanRECYDSAVGTDLG
Mims78912.7228
Hendrix56312.6130

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERCITFUR
FG11:20Sam Keeler 23 Yd 30
FG05:37Matthew Cesari 25 Yd 33
FG02:32Sam Keeler 33 Yd 63
SECOND QUARTERCITFUR
TD13:42David Hendrix 9 Yd Pass From Jordan Sorrells (Matthew Cesari Kick) 610
TD06:12Brantley Kendall 1 Yd Run (Matthew Cesari Kick) 617
FG00:28Matthew Cesari 27 Yd 620
THIRD QUARTERCITFUR
TD12:14Adam Mims 24 Yd Pass From Jordan Sorrells (Matthew Cesari Kick) 627
TD06:16Adam Mims 7 Yd Pass From Jordan Sorrells (Matthew Cesari Kick) 634
FOURTH QUARTERCITFUR
TD14:17Andre Roberts 9 Yd Pass From Bart Blanchard (Sam Keeler Kick) 1334
TD08:12Alex Sellars 11 Yd Pass From Bart Blanchard (Sam Keeler Kick) 2034