Gardner-Webb
Akron
38 - 37 Final - 2OT
  for this game

Gardner-Webb beats Akron 38-37 in overtime

Sep 11, 2010 - 8:51 PM AKRON, Ohio(AP) -- Gardner-Webb blocked an extra point and Juanne Blount scored on a 4-yard run in overtime to beat Akron 38-37 on Saturday.

The Bulldogs (2-0) trailed 31-17 after Akron's Igor Ivelijic made a 48-yard field goal with 2:36 left in the third quarter. James Perry III, who finished with 125 yards receiving on 10 catches, caught touchdown passes of 4 and 13 yards from Chandler Browning to tie the game at 31-31.

In overtime, the Zips (0-2) pulled ahead 37-31 on a 9-yard touchdown run by Alex Allen. He finished with 110 yards rushing on 20 carries, including two more touchdowns.

But Ivelijic's extra point was blocked by Gardner-Webb, which answered with Blount's 4-yard run and Ryan Gates' extra point to give the Bulldogs the win.

Browning completed 18 of 28 passes for 207 yards for Gardner-Webb.

Nate Burney led Akron with 119 yards rushing on 17 carries.








  • SCORING SUMMARY

    Gardner-Webb 0, Akron 0  Final - 2OTSep 11 4:08 PM


  • NCAAF FINAL IN 1ST OT
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH OT TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -- -----
    GARDNER-WEBB 3 14 7 7 7 38
    AKRON 14 7 10 0 6 37 FINAL IN 1ST OT
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: AKRON - TD, ALEX ALLEN 33 YD RUN (IGOR
    IVELJIC KICK), 2:27. AKRON 7-0
    GARDNER-WE - FG, RYAN GATES 40 YD, 5:27. AKRON
    7-3
    AKRON - TD, JEREMY LAFRA

    Sep 11 3:17 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 38
    AKRON 37 IN 1ST OT POSSESSION

    Gardner-Webb 38, Akron 37  OTSep 11 3:17 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 31
    AKRON 37 IN 1ST OT POSSESSION

    Gardner-Webb 31, Akron 37  OTSep 11 3:11 PM
  • 158
    roots
    senorpepr Added 5 roots

    Gardner-Webb 31, Akron 31  End of Reg.Sep 11 3:05 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 31
    AKRON 31 0:00 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Sep 11 3:03 PM
  • 153
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 25 roots (Close Finish, Overtime)

    Gardner-Webb 31, Akron 31  End of Reg.Sep 11 3:03 PM
  • 128
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 23 roots (Close Finish)

    Gardner-Webb 31, Akron 31  4th - 2:46Sep 11 2:47 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 31
    AKRON 31 5:05 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Gardner-Webb 31, Akron 31  4th - 5:05Sep 11 2:41 PM
  • 105
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 105 roots (Close Finish)

    Gardner-Webb 31, Akron 31  4th - 5:05Sep 11 2:41 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 24
    AKRON 31 0:00 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Sep 11 2:22 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 24
    AKRON 31 0:18 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Gardner-Webb 24, Akron 31  3rd - 0:18Sep 11 2:18 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 17
    AKRON 31 2:36 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Gardner-Webb 17, Akron 31  3rd - 2:36Sep 11 2:07 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 17
    AKRON 28 13:07 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Gardner-Webb 17, Akron 28  3rd - 13:07Sep 11 1:51 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 17
    AKRON 21 0:00 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Sep 11 1:25 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 17
    AKRON 21 0:22 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Gardner-Webb 17, Akron 21  2nd - 0:22Sep 11 1:21 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 10
    AKRON 21 5:03 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Gardner-Webb 10, Akron 21  2nd - 5:03Sep 11 1:03 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 10
    AKRON 14 10:28 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Gardner-Webb 10, Akron 14  2nd - 10:28Sep 11 12:55 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 3
    AKRON 14 0:00 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Sep 11 12:41 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 3
    AKRON 14 4:17 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Gardner-Webb 3, Akron 14  1st - 4:17Sep 11 12:31 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 3
    AKRON 7 9:33 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Gardner-Webb 3, Akron 7  1st - 9:33Sep 11 12:19 PM


  • NCAAF
    GARDNER-WEBB 0
    AKRON 7 12:33 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Gardner-Webb 0, Akron 7  1st - 12:33Sep 11 12:11 PM