Scores

Final

Samford 17

(6-4, 4-2 Southern)

Furman 35

(5-5, 4-2 Southern)

1:30 PM ET, November 9, 2013

Paladin Stadium, Greenville, SC

1 2 3 4 T
SAM 6 3 8 017
FUR 7 14 7 735

Top Performers

Passing: A. Summerlin (SAM) - 372 YDS, 2 INT

Rushing: F. Truss (SAM) - 18 CAR, 117 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: A. Suttles (FUR) - 3 REC, 115 YDS, 1 TD

Furman stops Samford 35-17

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Reese Hannon was 10 of 14 passing for 159 yards with a touchdown, leading Furman to a 35-17 victory over Samford Saturday.

Samford (6-4, 4-2 Southern Conference) was staying close, trailing 14-9 late in the second quarter, when Hannon completed an 85-yard scoring strike to Andrej Suttles to give Furman (5-5, 4-2) a 21-9 advantage.

The Bulldogs had 531 total yards, but were held to three field goals by the Furman defense until Fabian Truss scored on a 23-yard run late in the third quarter. Furman finished with 336 total yards.

Samford, trailing 28-17 in the final quarter, was driving for a late score when Marcus McMorris picked off a pass, returning it 89 yards for a score to seal the victory for the Paladins.

Samford's Andy Summerlin threw for 372 yards, completing 44 of 69 attempts in a losing effort. Samford has now lost two games in a row.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SAM
FUR
1st Downs3114
Total Yards531336
Passing372219
Rushing159117
Penalties8-718-80
3rd Down Conversions9-214-10
4th Down Conversions2-30-0
Turnovers32
Possession33:1426:46

Passing Leaders

SamfordC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Summerlin44/693725.402
FurmanC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hannon10/1415911.410

Rushing Leaders

SamfordCARYDSAVGTDLG
Truss181176.5123
Gates22412.0015
FurmanCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCloud15704.7014
Hayes III9273.018

Receiving Leaders

SamfordRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cephus510821.6048
Hamilton710114.4020
FurmanRECYDSAVGTDLG
Suttles311538.3185
Snellings25326.5146

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSAMFUR
TD07:41Marcus Anderson 3 Yd Run (Ray Early Kick) 07
FG04:16Warren Handrahan 26 Yd 37
FG02:59Warren Handrahan 41 Yd 67
SECOND QUARTERSAMFUR
TD06:13Richard Hayes III 6 Yd Run (Ray Early Kick) 614
FG04:43Warren Handrahan 36 Yd 914
TD01:46Andrej Suttles 85 Yd Pass From Reese Hannon (Ray Early Kick) 921
THIRD QUARTERSAMFUR
TD12:57Jordan Snellings 46 Yd Pass From Tanner Skogen (Ray Early Kick) 928
TD02:33Fabian Truss 23 Yd Run (Andy Summerlin Pass To Karel Hamilton For Two-Point Conversion) 1728
FOURTH QUARTERSAMFUR
TD01:15Marcus McMorris 89 Yd Interception Return (Ray Early Kick) 1735