VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015)


 

Scoring Summary

 
Scoring Summary (Final)
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

VMI (2-6,1-3) vs. Mercer (3-4,0-3)

Date: Oct 24, 2015 • Site: Macon, Ga.  • Stadium: Five Star Stadium  •  Attendance: 9754

Score by Quarters  Score 
VMI   14  14  0  0  28 
Mercer   0  14  7  0  21 

SCORING SUMMARY   VMI -MER  
1st  10:31  VMI   Derrick Ziglar 3 yd run (Dillon Christopher kick) 
         12 plays, 85 yards, TOP 4:29  7 - 0 
  06:22  VMI   Sam Patterson 4 yd pass from Al Cobb (Dillon Christopher kick) 
         9 plays, 42 yards, TOP 3:59  14 - 0 
2nd  13:17  VMI   Derrick Ziglar 4 yd run (Dillon Christopher kick) 
         14 plays, 88 yards, TOP 5:57  21 - 0 
  09:23  MER   John Russ 1 yd run (Jagger Lieb kick) 
         9 plays, 75 yards, TOP 3:54  21 - 7 
  07:36  VMI   Quan Myers 11 yd pass from Al Cobb (Dillon Christopher kick) 
         5 plays, 65 yards, TOP 1:47  28 - 7 
  06:32  MER   Alex Lakes 37 yd run (Jagger Lieb kick) 
         3 plays, 75 yards, TOP 1:04  28 - 14 
3rd  07:30  MER   Chandler Curtis 2 yd pass from John Russ (Jagger Lieb kick) 
         13 plays, 69 yards, TOP 7:27  28 - 21 

Kickoff time: 3:04 pm  • End of Game: 6:05  • Total elapsed time: 3:01
Referee: Larry Saunders  •  Umpire: Scott Ray  •  Linesman: Robbie Spires  •  Line judge: Brian Harless  •  Back judge: Jamal Shears  •  Field judge: Bryan Murphy  •  Side judge: Rob Rance  • 
Temperature: 81  • Wind: 4 mph  • Weather: Partly Sunny

 

Team Statistics

 
Team Statistics (Final)
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

 Team Totals  VMI  MER 
FIRST DOWNS  27  14 
   Rushing  10 
   Passing  16 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  176  155 
   Rushing Attempts  44  31 
   Average Per Rush  4.0  5.0 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  196  173 
   Yards Lost Rushing  20  18 
NET YARDS PASSING  391  201 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  28-40-3  14-22-0 
   Average Per Attempt  9.8  9.1 
   Average Per Completion  14.0  14.4 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  567  356 
   Total offense plays  84  53 
   Average Gain Per Play  6.8  6.7 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  1-1  1-1 
Penalties: Number-Yards  4-35  3-15 
PUNTS-YARDS  1-25  5-257 
   Average Yards Per Punt  25.0  51.4 
   Net Yards Per Punt  25.0  43.8 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  5-316  4-231 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  63.2  57.8 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  38.0  45.0 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  2-18-0  0-0-0 
   Average Per Return  9.0  0.0 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  3-51-0  2-51-0 
   Average Per Return  17.0  25.5 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  3-20-0 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  33:52  26:08 
   1st Quarter  12:42  2:18 
   2nd Quarter  8:22  6:38 
   3rd Quarter  5:57  9:03 
   4th Quarter  6:51  8:09 
Third-Down Conversions  17 of 19  4 of 11 
Fourth-Down Conversions  0 of 1  1 of 2 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  4-6  2-2 
   Touchdowns  4-6  2-2 
   Field goals  0-6  0-2 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  2-15  3-13 
PAT Kicks  4-4  3-3 
Field Goals  0-0  0-0 

 

Individual Statistics

 
Individual Statistics (Final)
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

VMI
  
Mercer
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Derrick Ziglar   22  105  104  25  4.7 
Al Cobb   60  13  47  20  5.9 
Quan Myers   17  17  2.4 
Dontae Mauck   9.0 
Brice Tucker   0.8 
TEAM   -4  -2.0 
Totals...  44  196  20  176  25  4.0 
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Alex Lakes   52  52  37  8.7 
Tee Mitchell   12  54  51  13  4.2 
John Russ   11  59  15  44  19  4.0 
Payton Usher   4.0 
Totals...  31  173  18  155  37  5.0 
  
  
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Al Cobb   28-40-3  391  49 
Totals...  28-40-3  391  49 
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
John Russ   14-22-0  201  40 
Totals...  14-22-0  201  40 
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Aaron Sanders   16  218  49 
Sam Patterson   32  10 
Dane Forlines   86  49 
Quan Myers   12  11 
Darrian Johnson  26  26 
Dontae Mauck   12  12 
Chad Jacob  
Totals...  28  391  49 
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Chandler Curtis  109  36 
Avery Ward   20  16 
Marquise Irvin   40  40 
Alex Lakes   14  14 
Sam Walker  
Jordan Marshall 
Jimmie Robinson 
Totals...  14  201  40 
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Hayden Alford   25  25.0  25 
Totals...  25  25.0  25 
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Matt Shiel   257  51.4  73 
Totals...  257  51.4  73 
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Dane Forlines   18  13  21  21 
Greg Sanders   30  15 
Totals...  18  13  51  21 
  
  
  
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Chandler Curtis  28  28 
Jimmie Robinson  23  23 
Stephen Houzah   20  20 
Jeremy James  
Kelly Brooks  
Totals...  51  28  20  20 
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Aaron Sanders   218  218 
Dane Forlines   86  21  18  125 
Derrick Ziglar   104  104 
Al Cobb   47  47 
Sam Patterson   32  32 
Greg Sanders   30  30 
Quan Myers   17  12  29 
Darrian Johnson  26  26 
Dontae Mauck   12  21 
Chad Jacob  
Brice Tucker  
TEAM   -4  -4 
Totals...  176  391  51  18  636 
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Chandler Curtis  109  28  137 
Alex Lakes   52  14  66 
Tee Mitchell   51  51 
John Russ   44  44 
Marquise Irvin   40  40 
Jimmie Robinson  23  28 
Avery Ward   20  20 
Stephen Houzah   20  20 
Payton Usher  
Sam Walker  
Jordan Marshall 
Totals...  155  201  51  20  427 
  
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Dillon Christopher  316  63.2 
  
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Tyler Zielenske  176  58.7 
Cole Fisher   55  55.0 
 
FUMBLES: VMI-Aaron Sanders 1-1. Mercer-Tee Mitchell 1-1.

 

Drive Chart

 
Drive Chart (Final)
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
VMI   1st  V15  15:00  Kickoff  H00  10:31  TOUCHDOWN  12-85  4:29 
VMI   1st  H42  10:21  Fumble  H00  06:22  TOUCHDOWN  9-42  3:59 
VMI   1st  V12  04:14  Punt  H00  13:17  TOUCHDOWN  14-88  5:57 
VMI   2nd  V35  09:23  Kickoff  H00  07:36  TOUCHDOWN  5-65  1:47 
VMI   2nd  V25  06:25  Kickoff  H08  03:17     Fumble  7-67  3:08    
VMI   2nd  H47  01:37  Punt  H05  00:00     Downs  8-42  1:37 
VMI   3rd  V11  07:22  Kickoff  H18  03:21     Interception  10-71  4:01 
VMI   3rd  V10  01:48  Punt  H42  13:17     Interception  10-48  3:31    
VMI   4th  H42  11:55  Punt  H42  11:39     Interception  1-0  0:16    
VMI   4th  V20  07:58  Punt  H37  04:32     Punt  6-43  3:26    
VMI   4th  V21  01:26  Downs  V17  00:00     End of half  2--4  1:26    
  
MER   1st  H25  10:31  Kickoff  H42  10:21     Fumble  1-17  0:10    
MER   1st  H29  06:15  Kickoff  H32  04:14     Punt  3-3  2:01    
MER   2nd  H25  13:17  Kickoff  V00  09:23  TOUCHDOWN  9-75  3:54 
MER   2nd  H25  07:36  Kickoff  V00  06:32  TOUCHDOWN  3-75  1:04    
MER   2nd  H08  03:17  Fumble  H08  01:37     Punt  3-0  1:40    
MER   2nd  H05  00:00  Downs  H05  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:00    
MER   3rd  H31  14:57  Kickoff  V00  07:30  TOUCHDOWN  13-69  7:27 
MER   3rd  H12  03:21  Interception  H17  01:48     Punt  3-5  1:33    
MER   4th  H07  13:17  Interception  H15  11:55     Punt  3-8  1:22    
MER   4th  H29  11:39  Interception  V44  07:58     Punt  6-27  3:41    
MER   4th  H12  04:32  Punt  V21  01:26     Downs  9-67  3:06    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
VMI   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   12:42   08:22   05:57   06:51      21:04   12:48      33:52  
3rd Down Conversions   9/9   3/4   3/3   2/3      12/13   5/6      17/19  
Average field position  V28   V37   V10   V33      V33   V24      V28  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/1   0/0   0/0      0/1   0/0      0/1  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Mercer   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   02:18   06:38   09:03   08:09      08:56   17:12      26:08  
3rd Down Conversions   0/1   2/3   2/4   0/3      2/4   2/7      4/11  
Average field position  H27   H19   H21   H16      H22   H18      H20  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   1/1   0/1      0/0   1/2      1/2  


Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
VMI   1st  V15  15:00  Kickoff  H00  10:31  TOUCHDOWN  12-85  4:29 
MER   1st  H25  10:31  Kickoff  H42  10:21     Fumble  1-17  0:10    
VMI   1st  H42  10:21  Fumble  H00  06:22  TOUCHDOWN  9-42  3:59 
MER   1st  H29  06:15  Kickoff  H32  04:14     Punt  3-3  2:01    
VMI   1st  V12  04:14  Punt  H00  13:17  TOUCHDOWN  14-88  5:57 
MER   2nd  H25  13:17  Kickoff  V00  09:23  TOUCHDOWN  9-75  3:54 
  
VMI   2nd  V35  09:23  Kickoff  H00  07:36  TOUCHDOWN  5-65  1:47 
MER   2nd  H25  07:36  Kickoff  V00  06:32  TOUCHDOWN  3-75  1:04    
VMI   2nd  V25  06:25  Kickoff  H08  03:17     Fumble  7-67  3:08    
MER   2nd  H08  03:17  Fumble  H08  01:37     Punt  3-0  1:40    
VMI   2nd  H47  01:37  Punt  H05  00:00     Downs  8-42  1:37 
MER   2nd  H05  00:00  Downs  H05  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:00    
MER   3rd  H31  14:57  Kickoff  V00  07:30  TOUCHDOWN  13-69  7:27 
  
VMI   3rd  V11  07:22  Kickoff  H18  03:21     Interception  10-71  4:01 
MER   3rd  H12  03:21  Interception  H17  01:48     Punt  3-5  1:33    
VMI   3rd  V10  01:48  Punt  H42  13:17     Interception  10-48  3:31    
MER   4th  H07  13:17  Interception  H15  11:55     Punt  3-8  1:22    
  
VMI   4th  H42  11:55  Punt  H42  11:39     Interception  1-0  0:16    
MER   4th  H29  11:39  Interception  V44  07:58     Punt  6-27  3:41    
VMI   4th  V20  07:58  Punt  H37  04:32     Punt  6-43  3:26    
MER   4th  H12  04:32  Punt  V21  01:26     Downs  9-67  3:06    
VMI   4th  V21  01:26  Downs  V17  00:00     End of half  2--4  1:26    

 

Defensive Statistics

 
Defensive Statistics (Final)
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

##  VMI   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
44  Ryan Francis   .   1-0   .   .  
46  Allan Cratsenberg  .   .   .   .  
59  Chris Copeland   1.0/9   .   .   1.0/9  
14  Greg Sanders   .   .   .   .  
38  Alijah Robinson  .   .   .   .  
58  Brian Lipscomb   2.0/9   .   .   1.0/6  
94  Amon-Ra Clay   .   .   .   .  
99  Joe Nelson   .   .   .   .  
32  Jon Strozyk   .   .   .   .  
3   Tony Richardson  1.0/3   .   .   .  
88  J.C. Garvin   .   .   .   .  
82  Matthew Nicholson  .   .   .   .  
52  Zack Baker   .   .   .   .  
66  Iyan Roseborough  .   .   .   .  
7   Damian Jones   .   .   .   .  
1   Caleb Furlow   .   .   .   .  
20  Alex James   .   .   .   .  
36  Michael Williams  .   .   .   .  
98  Casey Phillips   .   .   .   .  
##  Mercer   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
40  Lee Bennett   12  14  .   1-0   .   .  
30  Mike Gray   11  .   .   .   .  
37  Tyler Ward   10  0.5/1   .   .   .  
9   Lendell Arnold   .   .   .   .  
36  Alex Avant   0.5/1   .   .   .  
11  Tosin Aguebor   1.5/5   .   .   1.0/4  
32  Brandon Coney   .   .   .   .  
99  Austin Barrett   2.0/9   .   .   2.0/9  
33  Tripp Patterson  .   .   .   .  
43  Devin Davidson   .   .   .   .  
26  Jeremy James   0.5/1   .   1-0   .  
41  Isaiah Buehler   0.5/0   .   .   .  
29  Brandon Gurley   .   .   .   .  
22  Sytavious Brown  .   .   .   .  
3   Stephen Houzah   .   .   1-20  .  
10  Corey Lockett   0.5/2   .   .   .  
92  Kelly Brooks   .   .   1-0   .  
95  Jalen Penn   .   .   .   .  
51  Kyle Williams   .   .   .   .  
21  Zach Jackson   .   .   .   .  
15  Jimmie Robinson  .   .   .   .  
86  Jeff Bowens   .   .   .   .  
1   Jordan Marshall  .   .   .   .  
90  Marvin Davis   .   .   .   .  
59  Tunde Ayinla   .   .   .   .  

 

Participation Report

 
Participation Report (Final)
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

VMI  
Pos  ##  Offense 
LT   72  Andrew Lewis  
LG   63  Nate Murray  
C   62  P. Doucette  
RG   78  Chad Reed  
RT   66  I. Roseborough  
TE   80  Sam Patterson  
WR   82  M. Nicholson  
RB   17  Brice Tucker  
QB   8   Al Cobb  
WR   6   Dane Forlines  
WR   21  Aaron Sanders  
  
VMI  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   99  Joe Nelson  
DT   94  Amon-Ra Clay  
DE   88  J.C. Garvin  
LB   3   Tony Richardson 
LB   58  Brian Lipscomb  
LB   44  Ryan Francis  
LB   46  A. Cratsenberg  
CB   7   Damian Jones  
S   38  Alijah Robinson 
S   14  Greg Sanders  
CB   1   Caleb Furlow  
  
Mercer  
Pos  ##  Offense 
LT   78  Thomas Marchman 
LG   70  Mitch Payne  
C   54  Kirby Southard  
RG   65  Caleb Yates  
RT   73  Niederreither  
TE   38  Robert Brown  
QB   7   John Russ  
RB   28  Tee Mitchell  
TE   87  Sam Walker  
WR   84  Avery Ward  
WR   15  Jimmie Robinson 
  
Mercer  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   59  Tunde Ayinla  
DT   99  Austin Barrett  
DE   41  Isaiah Buehler  
LB   10  Corey Lockett  
LB   40  Lee Bennett  
LB   33  Tripp Patterson 
LB   11  Tosin Aguebor  
CB   36  Alex Avant  
S   9   Lendell Arnold  
S   21  Zach Jackson  
CB   26  Jeremy James  

VMI: 2-Brad Lipscomb, 5-Darnell Ashton, 11-Darrian Johnson, 12-Hayden Alford, 13-Ryan Swingle, 19-Doug Moore, 20-Alex James, 22-Dontae Mauck, 23-Cody Shirley, 24-Quan Myers, 25-Alex Keys, 27-D. Christopher, 29-Karee Carter, 32-Jon Strozyk, 33-Tyriuq Trotman, 35-Scott Frazier, 36-Mic. Williams, 39-Derrick Ziglar, 41-Uzoma Kpaduwa, 52-Zack Baker, 56-Brian Ellis, 57-Bradley Hann, 59-Chris Copeland, 65-Matt Milner, 74-Walker Hays, 81-Chad Jacob, 90-Robert de Wolff, 96-Seth Mallory, 98-Casey Phillips.

Mercer: 1-Jordan Marshall, 3-Stephen Houzah, 6-Josh Jones, 8-Marquise Irvin, 13-Chandler Curtis, 22-Sytavious Brown, 24-Caleb Brown, 25-Payton Usher, 27-Alex Lakes, 29-Brandon Gurley, 30-Mike Gray, 32-Brandon Coney, 34-Nate Pylant, 37-Tyler Ward, 42-G. Radakovich, 43-Devin Davidson, 44-Travonte Easley, 47-Jagger Lieb, 49-Jake Brooks, 50-Rob East, 51-Kyle Williams, 61-Sam Arrington, 66-John Abernathy, 72-Mitch Mathes, 76-Thomas Pietro, 85-Tyler Zielenske, 86-Jeff Bowens, 90-Marvin Davis, 92-Kelly Brooks, 95-Jalen Penn, 96-Cole Fisher, 97-Matt Shiel, 98-Cody Jones.

 

Box Score

 
Box Score (Final)
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
VMI................. 14 14  0  0  - 28       Record: (2-6,1-3)
Mercer..............  0 14  7  0  - 21       Record: (3-4,0-3)



Scoring Summary:
1st 10:31 VMI - Derrick Ziglar 3 yd run (Dillon Christopher kick), 12-85 4:29, VMI 7 - MER 0
    06:22 VMI - Sam Patterson 4 yd pass from Al Cobb (Dillon Christopher kick), 9-42 3:59, VMI 14 - MER 0
2nd 13:17 VMI - Derrick Ziglar 4 yd run (Dillon Christopher kick), 14-88 5:57, VMI 21 - MER 0
    09:23 MER - John Russ 1 yd run (Jagger Lieb kick), 9-75 3:54, VMI 21 - MER 7
    07:36 VMI - Quan Myers 11 yd pass from Al Cobb (Dillon Christopher kick), 5-65 1:47, VMI 28 - MER 7
    06:32 MER - Alex Lakes 37 yd run (Jagger Lieb kick), 3-75 1:04, VMI 28 - MER 14
3rd 07:30 MER - Chandler Curtis 2 yd pass from John Russ (Jagger Lieb kick), 13-69 7:27, VMI 28 - MER 21



                                    VMI      MER
FIRST DOWNS...................       27       14
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   44-176   31-155
PASSING YDS (NET).............      391      201
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  40-28-3  22-14-0
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   84-567   53-356
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     2-18      0-0
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     3-51     2-51
Interception Returns-Yards....      0-0     3-20
Punts (Number-Avg)............   1-25.0   5-51.4
Fumbles-Lost..................      1-1      1-1
Penalties-Yards...............     4-35     3-15
Possession Time...............    33:52    26:08
Third-Down Conversions........ 17 of 19  4 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 1   1 of 2
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      4-6      2-2
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     2-15     3-13


RUSHING: VMI-Derrick Ziglar 22-104; Al Cobb 8-47; Quan Myers 7-17; Dontae
Mauck 1-9; Brice Tucker 4-3; TEAM 2-minus 4. Mercer-Alex Lakes 6-52; Tee
Mitchell 12-51; John Russ 11-44; Payton Usher 2-8.

PASSING: VMI-Al Cobb 28-40-3-391. Mercer-John Russ 14-22-0-201.

RECEIVING: VMI-Aaron Sanders 16-218; Sam Patterson 4-32; Dane Forlines
3-86; Quan Myers 2-12; Darrian Johnson 1-26; Dontae Mauck 1-12; Chad Jacob 1-5.
Mercer-Chandler Curtis 7-109; Avery Ward 2-20; Marquise Irvin 1-40; Alex Lakes
1-14; Sam Walker 1-8; Jordan Marshall 1-5; Jimmie Robinson 1-5.

INTERCEPTIONS: VMI-None. Mercer-Stephen Houzah 1-20; Kelly Brooks 1-0;
Jeremy James 1-0.

FUMBLES: VMI-Aaron Sanders 1-1. Mercer-Tee Mitchell 1-1.

Stadium: Five Star Stadium     Attendance: 9754
Kickoff time: 3:04 pm   End of Game: 6:05      Total elapsed time: 3:01
Officials: Referee: Larry Saunders; Umpire: Scott Ray; Linesman: Robbie Spires;
Line judge: Brian Harless; Back judge: Jamal Shears; Field judge: Bryan Murphy;
Side judge: Rob Rance;
Temperature: 81        Wind: 4 mph     Weather: Partly Sunny



VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.) SACKS (UA-A): VMI-Brian Lipscomb 1-0; Chris Copeland 1-0. Mercer-Austin Barrett 2-0; Tosin Aguebor 1-0. TACKLES (UA-A): VMI-Ryan Francis 4-4; Allan Cratsenberg 2-5; Chris Copeland 2-4; Greg Sanders 4-1; Alijah Robinson 2-3; Brian Lipscomb 3-1; Amon-Ra Clay 3-1; Joe Nelson 0-4; Tony Richardson 2-1; Jon Strozyk 2-1; J.C. Garvin 1-2; Zack Baker 0-2; Matthew Nicholson 0-2; Damian Jones 1-0; Iyan Roseborough 1-0; Michael Williams 0-1; Caleb Furlow 0-1; Alex James 0-1. Mercer-Lee Bennett 2-12; Mike Gray 5-6; Tyler Ward 1-9; Lendell Arnold 2-6; Alex Avant 5-2; Tosin Aguebor 4-3; Brandon Coney 2-4; Austin Barrett 2-4; Tripp Patterson 1-5; Devin Davidson 0-6; Jeremy James 2-3; Isaiah Buehler 0-3; Brandon Gurley 0-3; Corey Lockett 1-1; Sytavious Brown 1-1; Stephen Houzah 1-1; Kelly Brooks 0-2; Jalen Penn 0-2; Kyle Williams 0-2; Zach Jackson 1-0; Marvin Davis 0-1; Jimmie Robinson 0-1; Jeff Bowens 0-1; Jordan Marshall 0-1; Tunde Ayinla 0-1. Game Starters: VMI POS ## OFFENSE LT 72 Andrew Lewis LG 63 Nate Murray C 62 P. Doucette RG 78 Chad Reed RT 66 I. Roseborough TE 80 Sam Patterson WR 82 M. Nicholson RB 17 Brice Tucker QB 8 Al Cobb WR 6 Dane Forlines WR 21 Aaron Sanders POS ## DEFENSE DE 99 Joe Nelson DT 94 Amon-Ra Clay DE 88 J.C. Garvin LB 3 Tony Richardson LB 58 Brian Lipscomb LB 44 Ryan Francis LB 46 A. Cratsenberg CB 7 Damian Jones S 38 Alijah Robinson S 14 Greg Sanders CB 1 Caleb Furlow Mercer POS ## OFFENSE LT 78 Thomas Marchman LG 70 Mitch Payne C 54 Kirby Southard RG 65 Caleb Yates RT 73 Niederreither TE 38 Robert Brown QB 7 John Russ RB 28 Tee Mitchell TE 87 Sam Walker WR 84 Avery Ward WR 15 Jimmie Robinson POS ## DEFENSE DE 59 Tunde Ayinla DT 99 Austin Barrett DE 41 Isaiah Buehler LB 10 Corey Lockett LB 40 Lee Bennett LB 33 Tripp Patterson LB 11 Tosin Aguebor CB 36 Alex Avant S 9 Lendell Arnold S 21 Zach Jackson CB 26 Jeremy James Player participation: VMI: 2-Brad Lipscomb, 5-Darnell Ashton, 11-Darrian Johnson, 12-Hayden Alford, 13-Ryan Swingle, 19-Doug Moore, 20-Alex James, 22-Dontae Mauck, 23-Cody Shirley, 24-Quan Myers, 25-Alex Keys, 27-D. Christopher, 29-Karee Carter, 32-Jon Strozyk, 33-Tyriuq Trotman, 35-Scott Frazier, 36-Mic. Williams, 39-Derrick Ziglar, 41-Uzoma Kpaduwa, 52-Zack Baker, 56-Brian Ellis, 57-Bradley Hann, 59-Chris Copeland, 65-Matt Milner, 74-Walker Hays, 81-Chad Jacob, 90-Robert de Wolff, 96-Seth Mallory, 98-Casey Phillips. Mercer: 1-Jordan Marshall, 3-Stephen Houzah, 6-Josh Jones, 8-Marquise Irvin, 13-Chandler Curtis, 22-Sytavious Brown, 24-Caleb Brown, 25-Payton Usher, 27-Alex Lakes, 29-Brandon Gurley, 30-Mike Gray, 32-Brandon Coney, 34-Nate Pylant, 37-Tyler Ward, 42-G. Radakovich, 43-Devin Davidson, 44-Travonte Easley, 47-Jagger Lieb, 49-Jake Brooks, 50-Rob East, 51-Kyle Williams, 61-Sam Arrington, 66-John Abernathy, 72-Mitch Mathes, 76-Thomas Pietro, 85-Tyler Zielenske, 86-Jeff Bowens, 90-Marvin Davis, 92-Kelly Brooks, 95-Jalen Penn, 96-Cole Fisher, 97-Matt Shiel, 98-Cody Jones.

 

Play-by-Play Summary

 
Play-by-Play Summary
2015 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Oct 24, 2015 at Macon, Ga.)

1st Quarter

VMI wins the toss and elects to receive.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi35MER ball on MER35.
Tyler Zielenske kickoff 65 yards to the VMI0, Greg Sanders return 15 yards to the VMI15 (Sytavious Brown;Jeff Bowens).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi15Derrick Ziglar rush for 7 yards to the VMI22 (Lendell Arnold;Tunde Ayinla).
Vmi 2-3at Vmi22Al Cobb pass incomplete to Dontae Mauck (Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 3-3at Vmi22Al Cobb pass complete to Dane Forlines for 13 yards to the VMI35, 1ST DOWN VMI (Zach Jackson).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi35Derrick Ziglar rush for 2 yards to the VMI37 (Lee Bennett;Jalen Penn).
Vmi 2-8at Vmi37Derrick Ziglar rush for 1 yard to the VMI38 (Lee Bennett;Tripp Patterson).
Vmi 3-7at Vmi38Timeout Mercer, clock 13:07.
Vmi 3-7at Vmi38Al Cobb pass complete to Dontae Mauck for 12 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN VMI (Sytavious Brown).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi50Brice Tucker rush for 2 yards to the MER48 (Lee Bennett;Austin Barrett).
Vmi 2-8at Mer48Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 29 yards to the MER19, 1ST DOWN VMI (Alex Avant;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 1-10at Mer19Brice Tucker rush for 3 yards to the MER16 (Tripp Patterson;Austin Barrett).
Vmi 2-7at Mer16Brice Tucker rush for no gain to the MER16 (Lee Bennett;Kelly Brooks).
Vmi 3-7at Mer16Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 13 yards to the MER3, 1ST DOWN VMI (Brandon Coney).
Vmi 1-Gat Mer03Derrick Ziglar rush for 3 yards to the MER0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:31.
Dillon Christopher kick attempt good.
VMI 7, Mercer 0
Drive: 12 plays, 85 yards, TOP 04:29
Dillon Christopher kickoff 65 yards to the MER0, touchback.
Mer 1-10at Mer25MERCER drive start at 10:31.
Mer 1-10at Mer25Tee Mitchell rush for 12 yards to the MER37, fumble forced by J.C. Garvin, fumble by Tee Mitchell recovered by VMI Ryan Francis at MER42.
Drive: 1 plays, 17 yards, TOP 00:10
Vmi 1-10at Mer42VMI drive start at 10:21.
Vmi 1-10at Mer42Derrick Ziglar rush for 3 yards to the MER39 (Lendell Arnold;Jeremy James).
Vmi 2-7at Mer39Al Cobb pass incomplete to Dontae Mauck, dropped pass.
Vmi 3-7at Mer39Al Cobb pass complete to Dane Forlines for 24 yards to the MER15, 1ST DOWN VMI (Mike Gray).
Vmi 1-10at Mer15Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 5 yards to the MER10 (Lendell Arnold;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 2-5at Mer10Derrick Ziglar rush for 2 yards to the MER8 (Marvin Davis;Tripp Patterson).
Vmi 3-3at Mer08Derrick Ziglar rush for 3 yards to the MER5, 1ST DOWN VMI (Lee Bennett;Jeremy James).
Vmi 1-Gat Mer05Derrick Ziglar rush for loss of 1 yard to the MER6 (Jeremy James;Isaiah Buehler).
Vmi 2-Gat Mer06Al Cobb pass complete to Sam Patterson for 6 yards to the MER0, clock 06:59, PENALTY VMI ineligible downfield on pass 5 yards to the MER11, NO PLAY.
Vmi 2-Gat Mer11Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 7 yards to the MER4 (Kyle Williams;Mike Gray).
Vmi 3-Gat Mer04Al Cobb pass complete to Sam Patterson for 4 yards to the MER0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:22.
Dillon Christopher kick attempt good.
VMI 14, Mercer 0
Drive: 9 plays, 42 yards, TOP 04:06
Dillon Christopher kickoff 59 yards to the MER6, Jimmie Robinson return 23 yards to the MER29, out-of-bounds (Matthew Nicholson;Alijah Robinson).
Mer 1-10at Mer29MERCER drive start at 06:15.
Mer 1-10at Mer29Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the MER31 (Brian Lipscomb;Joe Nelson).
Mer 2-8at Mer31John Russ pass complete to Jordan Marshall for 5 yards to the MER36.
Mer 3-3at Mer36Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the MER37 (Amon-Ra Clay).
Mer 4-2at Mer37PENALTY MER false start 5 yards to the MER32.
Mer 4-7at Mer32Matt Shiel punt 56 yards to the VMI12, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 02:01
Vmi 1-10at Vmi12VMI drive start at 04:14.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi12Brice Tucker rush for loss of 2 yards to the VMI10 (Tyler Ward;Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 2-12at Vmi10Al Cobb pass complete to Sam Patterson for 9 yards to the VMI19 (Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 3-3at Vmi19Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 9 yards to the VMI28, 1ST DOWN VMI.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi28Al Cobb pass incomplete to Dontae Mauck (Alex Avant).
Vmi 2-10at Vmi28Derrick Ziglar rush for 2 yards to the VMI30 (Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 3-8at Vmi30Al Cobb rush for 11 yards to the VMI41, 1ST DOWN VMI (Devin Davidson;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi41Quan Myers rush for 3 yards to the VMI44 (Tyler Ward;Stephen Houzah).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi44Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for no gain to the VMI44 (Alex Avant).
Vmi 3-7at Vmi44Al Cobb pass complete to Darrian Johnson for 26 yards to the MER30, 1ST DOWN VMI (Brandon Coney;Lee Bennett).
Drive: 9 plays, 58 yards, TOP 05:57
VMI 14, Mercer 0
2nd Quarter

Vmi 1-10at Mer30Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Vmi 1-10at Mer30Al Cobb pass incomplete to Dontae Mauck.
Vmi 2-10at Mer30Al Cobb rush for 17 yards to the MER13, 1ST DOWN VMI (Lee Bennett).
Vmi 1-10at Mer13Derrick Ziglar rush for 4 yards to the MER9 (Lendell Arnold).
Vmi 2-6at Mer09Al Cobb pass complete to Chad Jacob for 5 yards to the MER4 (Mike Gray).
Vmi 3-1at Mer04Timeout VMI, clock 13:22.
Vmi 3-1at Mer04Derrick Ziglar rush for 4 yards to the MER0, 1ST DOWN VMI, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:17.
Dillon Christopher kick attempt good.
VMI 21, Mercer 0
Drive: 14 plays, 88 yards, TOP 05:57
Dillon Christopher kickoff 65 yards to the MER0, touchback.
Mer 1-10at Mer25MERCER drive start at 13:17.
Mer 1-10at Mer25John Russ pass incomplete to Robert Brown.
Mer 2-10at Mer25John Russ rush for 19 yards to the MER44, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Mer44Payton Usher rush for 2 yards to the MER46 (Tony Richardson).
Mer 2-8at Mer46John Russ rush for 4 yards to the 50 yardline (Chris Copeland;Ryan Francis).
Mer 3-4at Mer50John Russ rush for 7 yards to the VMI43, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Vmi43John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 40 yards to the VMI3, 1ST DOWN MER (Jon Strozyk).
Mer 1-Gat Vmi03Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the VMI1 (Zack Baker;Allan Cratsenberg).
Mer 2-Gat Vmi01Alex Lakes rush for no gain to the VMI1 (Zack Baker;Chris Copeland).
Mer 3-Gat Vmi01John Russ rush for 1 yard to the VMI0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:23.
Jagger Lieb kick attempt good.
VMI 21, Mercer 7
Drive: 9 plays, 75 yards, TOP 03:54
Tyler Zielenske kickoff 46 yards to the VMI19, out-of-bounds, VMI ball on VMI35.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi35VMI drive start at 09:23.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi35Quan Myers rush for 3 yards to the VMI38 (Austin Barrett;Tripp Patterson).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi38Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 49 yards to the MER13, 1ST DOWN VMI (Lee Bennett;Lendell Arnold).
Vmi 1-10at Mer13Quan Myers rush for 2 yards to the MER11 (Tripp Patterson).
Vmi 2-8at Mer11Al Cobb pass incomplete to Dontae Mauck, QB hurry by Isaiah Buehler.
Vmi 3-8at Mer11Al Cobb pass complete to Quan Myers for 11 yards to the MER0, 1ST DOWN VMI, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:36.
Dillon Christopher kick attempt good.
VMI 28, Mercer 7
Drive: 5 plays, 65 yards, TOP 01:47
Dillon Christopher kickoff 65 yards to the MER0, touchback.
Mer 1-10at Mer25MERCER drive start at 07:36.
Mer 1-10at Mer25John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 36 yards to the VMI39, 1ST DOWN MER (Alijah Robinson).
Mer 1-10at Vmi39Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the VMI37 (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 2-8at Vmi37Alex Lakes rush for 37 yards to the VMI0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:32.
Jagger Lieb kick attempt good.
VMI 28, Mercer 14
Drive: 3 plays, 75 yards, TOP 01:11
Cole Fisher kickoff 55 yards to the VMI10, Greg Sanders return 15 yards to the VMI25 (Brandon Gurley;Tyler Ward).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi25VMI drive start at 06:25.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi25Derrick Ziglar rush for 3 yards to the VMI28 (Tyler Ward;Lendell Arnold).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi28Derrick Ziglar rush for 12 yards to the VMI40, 1ST DOWN VMI (Tyler Ward).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi40Derrick Ziglar rush for 2 yards to the VMI42 (Austin Barrett;Jalen Penn), PENALTY VMI holding (Chad Jacob) 10 yards to the VMI30, NO PLAY.
Vmi 1-20at Vmi30Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 13 yards to the VMI43, out-of-bounds (Mike Gray).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi43Al Cobb rush for 9 yards to the MER48, 1ST DOWN VMI (Lee Bennett).
Vmi 1-10at Mer48Dontae Mauck rush for 9 yards to the MER39 (Tripp Patterson;Mike Gray).
Vmi 2-1at Mer39Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 7 yards to the MER32, 1ST DOWN VMI, out-of-bounds (Alex Avant).
Vmi 1-10at Mer32Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 25 yards to the MER7, fumble forced by Jeremy James, fumble by Aaron Sanders recovered by MER Lee Bennett at MER8.
Drive: 7 plays, 67 yards, TOP 03:08
Mer 1-10at Mer08MERCER drive start at 03:17.
Mer 1-10at Mer08Payton Usher rush for 6 yards to the MER14 (Allan Cratsenberg).
Mer 2-4at Mer14John Russ sacked for loss of 6 yards to the MER8 (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 3-10at Mer08John Russ pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin, PENALTY MER ineligible downfield on pass declined.
Mer 4-10at Mer08Matt Shiel punt 44 yards to the VMI48, Dane Forlines return 5 yards to the MER47 (Jordan Marshall;Brandon Gurley).
Drive: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 01:40
Vmi 1-10at Mer47VMI drive start at 01:37.
Vmi 1-10at Mer47Al Cobb pass complete to Sam Patterson for 9 yards to the MER38 (Alex Avant).
Vmi 2-1at Mer38Al Cobb pass incomplete to Sam Patterson.
Vmi 3-1at Mer38Derrick Ziglar rush for 25 yards to the MER13, 1ST DOWN VMI (Alex Avant).
Vmi 1-10at Mer13Derrick Ziglar rush for 6 yards to the MER7 (Tosin Aguebor;Tyler Ward).
Vmi 2-4at Mer07Timeout VMI, clock 00:40.
Vmi 2-4at Mer07Al Cobb pass incomplete to Aaron Sanders (Jeremy James), PENALTY MER pass interference (Jeremy James) 5 yards to the MER2, 1ST DOWN VMI, NO PLAY.
Vmi 1-Gat Mer02Al Cobb pass incomplete to Sam Patterson (Alex Avant).
Vmi 2-Gat Mer02Derrick Ziglar rush for 1 yard to the MER1 (Devin Davidson;Mike Gray).
Vmi 3-Gat Mer01Timeout VMI, clock 00:23.
Vmi 3-Gat Mer01Al Cobb sacked for loss of 4 yards to the MER5 (Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 4-Gat Mer05Al Cobb pass incomplete to Sam Patterson (Alex Avant).
Drive: 8 plays, 42 yards, TOP 01:37
Mer 1-10at Mer05MERCER drive start at 00:00.
Mer 1-10at Mer05End of half, clock 00:00.
VMI 28, Mercer 14
3rd Quarter

Mer 1-10at Mer05Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VMI ball on VMI35.
Dillon Christopher kickoff 62 yards to the MER3, Chandler Curtis return 28 yards to the MER31 (Michael Williams;Matthew Nicholson).
Mer 1-10at Mer31MERCER drive start at 14:57.
Mer 1-10at Mer31Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the MER33 (J.C. Garvin;Ryan Francis).
Mer 2-8at Mer33John Russ rush for 3 yards to the MER36 (Ryan Francis).
Mer 3-5at Mer36John Russ pass complete to Avery Ward for 16 yards to the VMI48, 1ST DOWN MER (Alijah Robinson).
Mer 1-10at Vmi48John Russ pass complete to Jimmie Robinson for 5 yards to the VMI43, out-of-bounds (Allan Cratsenberg;Alijah Robinson).
Mer 2-5at Vmi43Tee Mitchell rush for 3 yards to the VMI40 (Allan Cratsenberg;J.C. Garvin).
Mer 3-2at Vmi40PENALTY MER false start (Alex Lakes) 5 yards to the VMI45.
Mer 3-7at Vmi45Timeout Mercer, clock 11:21.
Mer 3-7at Vmi45John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 4 yards to the VMI41 (Allan Cratsenberg).
Mer 4-3at Vmi41Tee Mitchell rush for 6 yards to the VMI35, 1ST DOWN MER (Tony Richardson;Alijah Robinson).
Mer 1-10at Vmi35John Russ pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis (Damian Jones), QB hurry by Caleb Furlow.
Mer 2-10at Vmi35Tee Mitchell rush for loss of 3 yards to the VMI38 (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 3-13at Vmi38John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 26 yards to the VMI12, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Vmi12Tee Mitchell rush for no gain to the VMI12 (Greg Sanders;Allan Cratsenberg).
Mer 2-10at Vmi12John Russ rush for 10 yards to the VMI2, 1ST DOWN MER (Ryan Francis).
Mer 1-Gat Vmi02John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 2 yards to the VMI0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:30.
Jagger Lieb kick attempt good.
VMI 28, Mercer 21
Drive: 13 plays, 69 yards, TOP 07:35
Tyler Zielenske kickoff 65 yards to the VMI0, Dane Forlines return 21 yards to the VMI21 (Mike Gray;Brandon Gurley), PENALTY VMI holding (Scott Frazier) 10 yards to the VMI11, 1st and 10, VMI ball on VMI11.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi11VMI drive start at 07:22.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi11Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 25 yards to the VMI36, 1ST DOWN VMI (Brandon Coney).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi36Derrick Ziglar rush for 3 yards to the VMI39 (Jalen Penn;Brandon Coney).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi39Al Cobb sacked for loss of 8 yards to the VMI31 (Austin Barrett), PENALTY VMI personal foul declined.
Vmi 3-15at Vmi31Al Cobb rush for 20 yards to the MER49, 1ST DOWN VMI (Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 1-10at Mer49Quan Myers rush for 1 yard to the MER48 (Tyler Ward;Devin Davidson).
Vmi 2-9at Mer48Quan Myers rush for 3 yards to the MER45 (Devin Davidson;Tosin Aguebor).
Vmi 3-6at Mer45Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 8 yards to the MER37, 1ST DOWN VMI (Jeremy James).
Vmi 1-10at Mer37Timeout Mercer, clock 04:23.
Vmi 1-10at Mer37Derrick Ziglar rush for 2 yards to the MER35 (Isaiah Buehler;Austin Barrett).
Vmi 2-8at Mer35Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 17 yards to the MER18, 1ST DOWN VMI, out-of-bounds (Lendell Arnold).
Vmi 1-10at Mer18Al Cobb pass intercepted by Kelly Brooks at the MER12, Kelly Brooks return 0 yards to the MER12.
Drive: 10 plays, 71 yards, TOP 04:01
Mer 1-10at Mer12MERCER drive start at 03:21.
Mer 1-10at Mer12John Russ sacked for loss of 9 yards to the MER3 (Chris Copeland).
Mer 2-19at Mer03John Russ pass incomplete to Alex Lakes (Casey Phillips).
Mer 3-19at Mer03John Russ pass complete to Alex Lakes for 14 yards to the MER17 (Alex James;Chris Copeland).
Mer 4-5at Mer17Matt Shiel punt 73 yards to the VMI10, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 01:33
Vmi 1-10at Vmi10VMI drive start at 01:48.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi10Derrick Ziglar rush for 4 yards to the VMI14 (Mike Gray;Lendell Arnold).
Vmi 2-6at Vmi14Al Cobb sacked for loss of 1 yard to the VMI13 (Austin Barrett).
Vmi 3-7at Vmi13Al Cobb pass complete to Sam Patterson for 10 yards to the VMI23, 1ST DOWN VMI (Devin Davidson;Brandon Coney).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi23Derrick Ziglar rush for 12 yards to the VMI35, 1ST DOWN VMI (Mike Gray).
Drive: 4 plays, 25 yards, TOP 03:31
VMI 28, Mercer 21
4th Quarter

Vmi 1-10at Vmi35Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi35Quan Myers rush for 3 yards to the VMI38 (Tyler Ward;Devin Davidson).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi38Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 6 yards to the VMI44, out-of-bounds (Alex Avant).
Vmi 3-1at Vmi44Al Cobb rush for 3 yards to the VMI47, 1ST DOWN VMI (Tyler Ward;Isaiah Buehler).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi47Quan Myers rush for 2 yards to the VMI49 (Tyler Ward;Kelly Brooks).
Vmi 2-8at Vmi49Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for 9 yards to the MER42, 1ST DOWN VMI (Corey Lockett).
Vmi 1-10at Mer42Al Cobb pass intercepted by Jeremy James at the MER7, Jeremy James return 0 yards to the MER7.
Drive: 10 plays, 48 yards, TOP 03:31
Mer 1-10at Mer07MERCER drive start at 13:17.
Mer 1-10at Mer07Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the MER8, out-of-bounds (Ryan Francis).
Mer 2-9at Mer08John Russ pass incomplete to Jimmie Robinson.
Mer 3-9at Mer08John Russ rush for 7 yards to the MER15 (Joe Nelson;Allan Cratsenberg).
Mer 4-2at Mer15Matt Shiel punt 40 yards to the VMI45, Dane Forlines return 13 yards to the MER42 (Jimmie Robinson;Brandon Coney).
Drive: 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 01:22
Vmi 1-10at Mer42VMI drive start at 11:55.
Vmi 1-10at Mer42Al Cobb pass intercepted by Stephen Houzah at the MER9, Stephen Houzah return 20 yards to the MER29 (Iyan Roseborough).
Drive: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:16
Mer 1-10at Mer29MERCER drive start at 11:39.
Mer 1-10at Mer29Tee Mitchell rush for 13 yards to the MER42, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Mer42Tee Mitchell rush for 7 yards to the MER49 (Amon-Ra Clay).
Mer 2-3at Mer49Alex Lakes rush for 4 yards to the VMI47, 1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Amon-Ra Clay).
Mer 1-10at Vmi47Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the VMI46 (Chris Copeland).
Mer 2-9at Vmi46John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for loss of 3 yards to the VMI49 (Tony Richardson).
Mer 3-12at Vmi49John Russ rush for 5 yards to the VMI44 (Joe Nelson;Chris Copeland).
Mer 4-7at Vmi44Matt Shiel punt 44 yards to the VMI0, touchback.
Drive: 6 plays, 27 yards, TOP 03:41
Vmi 1-10at Vmi20VMI drive start at 07:58.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi20Derrick Ziglar rush for 2 yards to the VMI22 (Kyle Williams;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 2-8at Vmi22Derrick Ziglar rush for 4 yards to the VMI26 (Mike Gray;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 3-4at Vmi26Al Cobb pass complete to Dane Forlines for 49 yards to the MER25, 1ST DOWN VMI (Mike Gray).
Vmi 1-10at Mer25Derrick Ziglar rush for 1 yard to the MER24 (Kyle Williams), PENALTY VMI holding (Chad Reed) 10 yards to the MER35, NO PLAY.
Vmi 1-20at Mer35Al Cobb pass complete to Quan Myers for 1 yard to the MER34 (Stephen Houzah).
Vmi 2-19at Mer34Al Cobb pass complete to Aaron Sanders for loss of 3 yards to the MER37 (Corey Lockett;Alex Avant).
Vmi 3-22at Mer37Al Cobb pass incomplete to Chad Jacob, dropped pass.
Vmi 4-22at Mer37Hayden Alford punt 25 yards to the MER12, fair catch by Jeff Bowens.
Drive: 6 plays, 43 yards, TOP 03:26
Mer 1-10at Mer12MERCER drive start at 04:32.
Mer 1-10at Mer12John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 26 yards to the MER38, 1ST DOWN MER (Ryan Francis).
Mer 1-10at Mer38Alex Lakes rush for 8 yards to the MER46 (Ryan Francis;Amon-Ra Clay).
Mer 2-2at Mer46John Russ pass complete to Sam Walker for 8 yards to the VMI46, 1ST DOWN MER (Caleb Furlow;Jon Strozyk).
Mer 1-10at Vmi46John Russ rush for 3 yards to the VMI43 (Ryan Francis;Joe Nelson).
Mer 2-7at Vmi43John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 18 yards to the VMI25, 1ST DOWN MER (Jon Strozyk).
Mer 1-10at Vmi25John Russ pass incomplete to Sam Walker (Ryan Francis).
Mer 2-10at Vmi25John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward (Greg Sanders), QB hurry by Brian Lipscomb.
Mer 3-10at Vmi25John Russ pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis, QB hurry by Joe Nelson.
Mer 4-10at Vmi25Timeout Mercer, clock 01:34.
Mer 4-10at Vmi25John Russ pass complete to Avery Ward for 4 yards to the VMI21 (Damian Jones).
Drive: 9 plays, 67 yards, TOP 03:06
Vmi 1-10at Vmi21VMI drive start at 01:26.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi21TEAM rush for loss of 2 yards to the VMI19.
Vmi 2-12at Vmi19TEAM rush for loss of 2 yards to the VMI17.
Vmi 3-14at Vmi17End of game, clock 00:00.
Drive: 2 plays, minus 4 yards, TOP 01:26
FINAL SCORE
VMI 28, Mercer 21