Gardner-Webb
VMI
27 - 23 Final
  for this game

Gardner-Webb defeats VMI 27-23

Oct 3, 2009 - 10:43 PM LEXINGTON, Va.(AP) -- Stan Doolittle threw for 301 yards and one touchdown to lead Gardner-Webb past Virginia Military Institute 27-23 on Saturday.

The Runnin' Bulldogs (3-1, 1-0 Big South Conference) took a 27-23 lead on a 3-yard touchdown run by Patrick Hall with 8:33 left to play.

The Keydets (1-3, 0-1) then started a rally when Greg Walker blocked Graham Purvis' punt, taking over possession on the Gardner-Webb 29-yard line.

VMI moved the ball to the 9-yard line, but threw four straight incompletions.

The Runnin' Bulldogs, who came into the game with a plus-9 turnover margin, forced three VMI fumbles and had an interception.

Gardner-Webb had 416 yards of offense compared to 296 by VMI.

Phillip Peoples rushed for 70 yards on 12 carries for Gardner-Webb.

Kyle Hughes was 5-for-16 passing with 72 yards and a touchdown for the Keydets.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    GARDNER-WEBB 0 10 3 14 27
    VMI 9 0 14 0 23 FINAL

    Gardner-Webb 27, VMI 23  FinalOct 3 4:28 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    GARDNER-WEBB 0 10 3 13
    VMI 9 0 14 23 END, 3RD QTR

    Gardner-Webb 13, VMI 23  End of 3rdOct 3 3:48 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    GARDNER-WEBB 0 10 10
    VMI 9 0 9 HALFTIME

    Gardner-Webb 10, VMI 9  HalfOct 3 3:08 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    GARDNER-WEBB 0 0
    VMI 9 9 END, 1ST QTR

    Gardner-Webb 0, VMI 9  End of 1stOct 3 2:12 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 0
    VMI 2 9:45 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Gardner-Webb 0, VMI 2  1st - 9:45Oct 3 1:42 PM