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Georgia Southern edges The Citadel 13-6

Nov 22, 2009 - 1:42 AM STATESBORO, Ga.(AP) -- Adrian Mora kicked two field goals and Georgia Southern had two interceptions and recovered a fumble for a 13-6 season-ending victory over The Citadel on Saturday.

Georgia Southern coach Chris Hatcher was fired after the game. He was 18-15 in his three years as head coach.

Mora's field goals of 31 and 25 yards gave the Eagles (5-6, 4-4 Southern Conference) a 6-0 lead before Tavaris Williams picked off The Citadel's Tommy Edwards at the Bulldogs' 32.

Lee Chapple hit Mitch Williford on a 10-yard touchdown pass for a 13-0 lead with 49 seconds left in the first half.

Andre Roberts caught a 5-yard touchdown pass from Edwards with 1:05 left in the game.

The Citadel (4-7, 2-6) outgained the Eagles 359-245 but couldn't overcome the three turnovers.

Chapple was 20-for-32 for 143 yards and led Georgia Southern with 47 yards on the ground.

Edwards, starting for the injured Bart Blanchard, was 23 of 38 for 213 yards.

Roberts finished with five catches for 81 yards.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
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    THE CITADEL 0 0 0 6 6
    GA SOUTHERN 3 10 0 0 13 FINAL

    Citadel 6, Georgia Southern 13  FinalNov 21 4:55 PM
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    Citadel 0, Georgia Southern 13  4th - 11:53Nov 21 4:44 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    THE CITADEL 0 0 0 0
    GA SOUTHERN 3 10 0 13 END, 3RD QTR

    Nov 21 4:09 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    THE CITADEL 0 0 0
    GA SOUTHERN 3 10 13 HALFTIME

    Citadel 0, Georgia Southern 13  HalfNov 21 3:19 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    THE CITADEL 0 0
    GA SOUTHERN 3 3 END, 1ST QTR

    Nov 21 2:38 PM


  • NCAAF
    THE CITADEL 0
    GA SOUTHERN 3 7:37 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Citadel 0, Georgia Southern 3  1st - 7:37Nov 21 2:28 PM