Scores

Final

Furman 10

(7-5, 4-4 Southern)

Wofford 35

(9-2, 7-1 Southern)

12:00 PM ET, November 22, 2008

Gibbs Stadium, Spartanburg, SC

1 2 3 4 T
FUR 7 3 0 010
WOF 7 14 7 735

Top Performers

Passing: J. Sorrells (FUR) - 226 YDS

Rushing: B. Widmyer (WOF) - 11 CAR, 80 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: S. Cunningham (FUR) - 11 REC, 89 YDS

Wofford 35, Furman 10

Associated Press

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Ben Widmyer rushed for two touchdowns and passed for another to lead Wofford to a 35-10 victory over Furman on Saturday.

Widmyer had 11 carries for 80 yards and scoring runs of 19 and 4 yards, and was 8 of 11 for 125 yards and a 29-yard touchdown pass to Andy Strickland for the Terriers (10-2, 7-1 Southern Conference), who outscored the Paladins (7-5, 4-4) 14-0 in the second half.

Dane Romero rushed for 97 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries for Wofford. His 5-yard run tied the score at 7 with 2:30 left in the first quarter.

Widmyer rushed for his first touchdown and connected with Strickland for a 21-7 lead with 36 seconds left in the first half.

Mike Rucker added 58 yards rushing to help the Terriers rush for 313 yards.

Furman's Mike Brown rushed for 90 yards on 10 carries and Jordan Sorrells was 25 of 39 for 226 yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FUR
WOF
1st Downs2022
Total Yards365438
Passing226125
Rushing139313
Penalties2-102-22
3rd Down Conversions6-148-14
4th Down Conversions1-63-3
Turnovers00
Possession28:4331:17

Passing Leaders

FurmanC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Sorrells25/392265.800
WoffordC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Widmyer8/1112511.410

Rushing Leaders

FurmanCARYDSAVGTDLG
Brown10909.0055
Cunningham5285.608
WoffordCARYDSAVGTDLG
Romero19975.1132
Widmyer11807.3219

Receiving Leaders

FurmanRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cunningham11898.1015
Hendrix67111.8020
WoffordRECYDSAVGTDLG
Allen26030.0037
Strickland45413.5129

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERFURWOF
TD12:44Brantley Kendall 1 Yd Run (Matthew Cesari Kick) 70
TD02:30Dane Romero 5 Yd Run (Patrick Mugan Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERFURWOF
TD10:20Ben Widmyer 19 Yd Run (Patrick Mugan Kick) 714
TD00:36Andy Strickland 29 Yd Pass From Ben Widmyer (Patrick Mugan Kick) 721
FG00:00Matthew Cesari 32 Yd 1021
THIRD QUARTERFURWOF
TD10:50Mike Rucker 4 Yd Run (Patrick Mugan Kick) 1028
FOURTH QUARTERFURWOF
TD11:44Ben Widmyer 4 Yd Run (Patrick Mugan Kick) 1035