VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017)


 

Scoring Summary

 
Scoring Summary (Final)
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

VMI (0-5,0-2) vs. Mercer (2-3,1-2)

Date: Sep 30, 2017 • Site: Macon, Ga.  • Stadium: Five Star Stadium  •  Attendance: 10207

Score by Quarters  Score 
VMI   7  0  7  0  14 
Mercer   0  21  14  14  49 

SCORING SUMMARY   VMI -MER  
1st  12:49  VMI   Allan Cratsenberg 60 yd interception return (Tommy Smith kick) 
           7 - 0 
2nd  14:04  MER   Chandler Curtis 61 yd pass from Kaelan Riley (Cole Fisher kick) 
         6 plays, 78 yards, TOP 2:03  7 - 7 
  10:24  MER   Tee Mitchell 79 yd pass from Kaelan Riley (Cole Fisher kick) 
         1 play, 79 yards, TOP 0:13  7 - 14 
  09:36  MER   Travonte Easley 51 yd interception return (Cole Fisher kick) 
           7 - 21 
3rd  11:39  MER   Tee Mitchell 4 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         8 plays, 63 yards, TOP 3:21  7 - 28 
  06:06  MER   CJ Leggett 14 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         8 plays, 54 yards, TOP 3:32  7 - 35 
  01:38  VMI   Javeon Lara 79 yd pass from Duncan Hodges (Tommy Smith kick) 
         1 play, 79 yards, TOP 0:09  14 - 35 
4th  12:53  MER   Chandler Curtis 21 yd pass from Kaelan Riley (Cole Fisher kick) 
         9 plays, 79 yards, TOP 3:38  14 - 42 
  05:32  MER   Alex Lakes 2 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         12 plays, 67 yards, TOP 5:50  14 - 49 

Kickoff time: 4 p.m.  • End of Game: 7:06 p.m • Total elapsed time: 3:06
Referee: Greg Waybright  •  Umpire: Ernie Hamilton  •  Linesman: Jerry Wilson  •  Line judge: Seth Bussey  •  Back judge: Jay Neal  •  Field judge: Mark Brooks  •  Side judge: Michael Crowley • 
Temperature: 84  • Wind: NE 11mph • Weather: Mostly Sunny
Fourth all-time meeting
Mercer leads series, 2-1
Third of five home games at Five Star Stadium in 2017
Family Weekend at Mercer University

 

Team Statistics

 
Team Statistics (Final)
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

 Team Totals  VMI  MER 
FIRST DOWNS  13  26 
   Rushing  14 
   Passing  11 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  52  257 
   Rushing Attempts  27  51 
   Average Per Rush  1.9  5.0 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  89  285 
   Yards Lost Rushing  37  28 
NET YARDS PASSING  173  318 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  15-28-3  13-24-1 
   Average Per Attempt  6.2  13.2 
   Average Per Completion  11.5  24.5 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  225  575 
   Total offense plays  55  75 
   Average Gain Per Play  4.1  7.7 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  0-0  0-0 
Penalties: Number-Yards  4-20  7-50 
PUNTS-YARDS  6-260  3-123 
   Average Yards Per Punt  43.3  41.0 
   Net Yards Per Punt  43.0  41.0 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  3-151  8-450 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  50.3  56.2 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  32.7  41.9 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  0-0-0  2-2-0 
   Average Per Return  0.0  1.0 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  7-90-0  3-53-0 
   Average Per Return  12.9  17.7 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-60-1  3-49-1 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  27:53  32:07 
   1st Quarter  9:11  5:49 
   2nd Quarter  8:59  6:01 
   3rd Quarter  4:07  10:53 
   4th Quarter  5:36  9:24 
Third-Down Conversions  3 of 12  7 of 13 
Fourth-Down Conversions  1 of 2  1 of 2 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  0-1  3-3 
   Touchdowns  0-1  3-3 
   Field goals  0-1  0-3 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  2-18  3-30 
PAT Kicks  2-2  7-7 
Field Goals  0-1  0-0 
Points off turnovers  21 

 

Individual Statistics

 
Individual Statistics (Final)
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

VMI
  
Mercer
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Tyain Smith   38  38  12  6.3 
Daz Palmer   10  30  27  2.7 
Kendrick Jackson  10  10  3.5 
Reece Udinski   12  -8  -4.0 
Duncan Hodges   19  -12  -1.7 
Totals...  27  89  37  52  12  1.9 
  
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
CJ Leggett   16  95  89  14  5.6 
Tee Mitchell   12  58  56  11  4.7 
Alex Lakes   10  48  46  18  4.6 
Tyray Devezin   27  27  5.4 
Kaelan Riley   44  18  26  20  3.7 
Tanner Brumby   13  13  13  13.0 
Totals...  51  285  28  257  20  5.0 
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Duncan Hodges   11-19-2  135  79 
Reece Udinski   4-9-1  38  18 
Totals...  15-28-3  173  79 
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Kaelan Riley   13-24-1  318  79 
Totals...  13-24-1  318  79 
  
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Rohan Martin   13 
Kris Thornton   14 
Javeon Lara   87  79 
Isaiah Parker   36  18 
Daz Palmer   12  12 
Kendrick Jackson  11  11 
Gabe Sutherland 
Totals...  15  173  79 
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Marquise Irvin   98  37 
Chandler Curtis  82  61 
Chris Ellington  28  23 
Tee Mitchell   79  79 
CJ Leggett   20  20 
Avery Ward   11  11 
Totals...  13  318  79 
  
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Bill Hogan   260  43.3  55 
Totals...  260  43.3  55 
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Grant Goupil   123  41.0  48 
Totals...  123  41.0  48 
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Mason Dermott   50  22 
Devone Humphrey  40  16 
Allan Cratsenberg  60  60 
Totals...  90  22  60  60 
  
  
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Marquise Irvin  
Chandler Curtis  48  28 
Travonte Easley  51  51 
Stephen Houzah   -2 
Tyray Devezin  
Totals...  53  28  49  51 
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Javeon Lara   87  87 
Allan Cratsenberg  60  60 
Mason Dermott   50  50 
Devone Humphrey  40  40 
Daz Palmer   27  12  39 
Tyain Smith   38  38 
Isaiah Parker   36  36 
Kendrick Jackson  11  18 
Kris Thornton   14  14 
Rohan Martin   13  13 
Reece Udinski   -8  -8 
Duncan Hodges   -12  -12 
Totals...  52  173  90  60  375 
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Tee Mitchell   56  79  135 
Chandler Curtis  82  48  130 
CJ Leggett   89  20  109 
Marquise Irvin   98  100 
Travonte Easley  51  51 
Alex Lakes   46  46 
Tyray Devezin   27  32 
Chris Ellington  28  28 
Kaelan Riley   26  26 
Tanner Brumby   13  13 
Avery Ward   11  11 
Stephen Houzah   -2  -2 
Totals...  257  318  53  49  679 
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Tommy Smith  2nd  05:22  26 yards  Missed 
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
  
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Tommy Smith   151  50.3 
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Cole Fisher   450  56.2 
 
FUMBLES: VMI-None. Mercer-None.

 

Drive Chart

 
Drive Chart (Final)
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
VMI   1st  V11  15:00  Kickoff  V06  13:00     Punt  3--5  2:00    
VMI   1st  M00  12:49  Interception  M00  12:49  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
VMI   1st  V10  10:49  Punt  V38  06:16     Punt  8-28  4:33    
VMI   1st  V10  03:45  Punt  V30  01:07     Interception  5-20  2:38    
VMI   2nd  V22  13:59  Kickoff  V32  10:37     Punt  6-10  3:22    
VMI   2nd  V24  10:18  Kickoff  V42  09:36     Interception  2-18  0:42    
VMI   2nd  V45  09:28  Kickoff  M09  05:22     Missed FG  8-46  4:06 
VMI   2nd  V36  00:30  Downs  V40  00:00     End of half  1-4  0:30    
VMI   3rd  V13  11:38  Kickoff  V15  09:38     Punt  5-2  2:00    
VMI   3rd  V27  05:59  Kickoff  V21  04:09     Punt  3--6  1:50    
VMI   3rd  V21  01:47  Punt  M00  01:38  TOUCHDOWN  1-79  0:09    
VMI   4th  V23  12:53  Kickoff  V34  11:22     Interception  5-11  1:31    
VMI   4th  V25  05:32  Kickoff  V46  01:27     Punt  9-21  4:05    
  
MER   1st  V44  13:00  Punt  V44  12:49     Interception  1-0  0:11    
MER   1st  M34  12:40  Kickoff  M42  10:49     Punt  3-8  1:51    
MER   1st  M07  06:16  Punt  M43  03:45     Punt  7-36  2:31    
MER   1st  M22  01:07  Interception  V00  14:04  TOUCHDOWN  6-78  2:03    
MER   2nd  M21  10:37  Punt  V00  10:24  TOUCHDOWN  1-79  0:13    
MER   2nd  V00  09:36  Interception  V00  09:36  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
MER   2nd  M20  05:22  Missed FG  V36  00:30     Downs  13-44  4:52    
MER   3rd  M37  15:00  Kickoff  V00  11:39  TOUCHDOWN  8-63  3:21 
MER   3rd  M46  09:38  Punt  V00  06:06  TOUCHDOWN  8-54  3:32 
MER   3rd  M28  04:09  Punt  V49  01:47     Punt  4-23  2:22    
MER   3rd  M21  01:31  Kickoff  V00  12:53  TOUCHDOWN  9-79  3:38    
MER   4th  M33  11:22  Interception  V00  05:32  TOUCHDOWN  12-67  5:50 
MER   4th  M26  01:27  Punt  M48  00:00     End of half  3-22  1:27    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
VMI   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   09:11   08:59   04:07   05:36      18:10   09:43      27:53  
3rd Down Conversions   2/4   1/3   0/2   0/3      3/7   0/5      3/12  
Average field position  V10   V31   V20   V24      V22   V21      V22  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   1/2      0/0   1/2      1/2  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Mercer   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   05:49   06:01   10:53   09:24      11:50   20:17      32:07  
3rd Down Conversions   1/3   3/5   0/2   3/3      4/8   3/5      7/13  
Average field position  M29   M20   M33   M29      M26   M31      M29  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/1   1/1   0/0      0/1   1/1      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  V11  15:00  Kickoff  V06  13:00     Punt  3--5  2:00    
MER   1st  V44  13:00  Punt  V44  12:49     Interception  1-0  0:11    
VMI   1st  M00  12:49  Interception  M00  12:49  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
MER   1st  M34  12:40  Kickoff  M42  10:49     Punt  3-8  1:51    
VMI   1st  V10  10:49  Punt  V38  06:16     Punt  8-28  4:33    
MER   1st  M07  06:16  Punt  M43  03:45     Punt  7-36  2:31    
VMI   1st  V10  03:45  Punt  V30  01:07     Interception  5-20  2:38    
MER   1st  M22  01:07  Interception  V00  14:04  TOUCHDOWN  6-78  2:03    
VMI   2nd  V22  13:59  Kickoff  V32  10:37     Punt  6-10  3:22    
  
MER   2nd  M21  10:37  Punt  V00  10:24  TOUCHDOWN  1-79  0:13    
VMI   2nd  V24  10:18  Kickoff  V42  09:36     Interception  2-18  0:42    
MER   2nd  V00  09:36  Interception  V00  09:36  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
VMI   2nd  V45  09:28  Kickoff  M09  05:22     Missed FG  8-46  4:06 
MER   2nd  M20  05:22  Missed FG  V36  00:30     Downs  13-44  4:52    
VMI   2nd  V36  00:30  Downs  V40  00:00     End of half  1-4  0:30    
MER   3rd  M37  15:00  Kickoff  V00  11:39  TOUCHDOWN  8-63  3:21 
  
VMI   3rd  V13  11:38  Kickoff  V15  09:38     Punt  5-2  2:00    
MER   3rd  M46  09:38  Punt  V00  06:06  TOUCHDOWN  8-54  3:32 
VMI   3rd  V27  05:59  Kickoff  V21  04:09     Punt  3--6  1:50    
MER   3rd  M28  04:09  Punt  V49  01:47     Punt  4-23  2:22    
VMI   3rd  V21  01:47  Punt  M00  01:38  TOUCHDOWN  1-79  0:09    
MER   3rd  M21  01:31  Kickoff  V00  12:53  TOUCHDOWN  9-79  3:38    
VMI   4th  V23  12:53  Kickoff  V34  11:22     Interception  5-11  1:31    
  
MER   4th  M33  11:22  Interception  V00  05:32  TOUCHDOWN  12-67  5:50 
VMI   4th  V25  05:32  Kickoff  V46  01:27     Punt  9-21  4:05    
MER   4th  M26  01:27  Punt  M48  00:00     End of half  3-22  1:27    

 

Defensive Statistics

 
Defensive Statistics (Final)
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

##  VMI   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
14  Greg Sanders   13  .   .   .   .  
9   Brian Lipscomb   2.0/9   .   .   1.0/7  
46  Allan Cratsenberg  .   .   1-60  .  
1T  Kaleb Tucker   .   .   .   .  
44  Ryan Francis   1.5/6   .   .   .  
90  Ryan Clark   .   .   .   .  
3   Tony Richardson  1.5/11   .   .   1.0/11  
52  Zach Baker   1.0/2   .   .   .  
37  Tyren Cloyd   .   .   .   .  
4K  Uzoma Kpaduwa   .   .   .   .  
5   Rohan Martin   .   .   .   .  
25  A.J. Smith   .   .   .   .  
9R  Jarrod Richmond  .   .   .   .  
1G  Montrece Gatling  .   .   .   .  
11  Riuq Trotman   .   .   .   .  
24  Jaylen Jefferson  .   .   .   .  
21  Tyain Smith   .   .   .   .  
38  Imani Bey   .   .   .   .  
96  Seth Mallory   .   .   .   .  
94  Jordan Ward   .   .   .   .  
40  Elliott Brewster  .   .   .   .  
26  Mason Dermott   .   .   .   .  
99  Tommy Smith   .   .   .   .  
34  Bill Hogan   .   .   .   .  
30  Gabe Sutherland  .   .   .   .  
54  Xavier Greenfield  .   .   .   .  
##  Mercer   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
23  Will Coneway   10  2.0/4   .   .   .  
2   Lee Bennett   .   .   .   .  
6   Jamar Hall   .   .   .   .  
16  LeMarkus Bailey  2.0/11   .   .   1.0/8  
11  Ahmad Arnold   .   .   .   .  
20  Kam Lott   .   .   .   .  
32  Brandon Coney   .   .   .   .  
50  Logan Craighead  .   .   .   .  
41  Isaiah Buehler   1.0/10   .   .   1.0/10  
17  Eric Jackson   .   .   .   .  
95  Jalen Penn   .   .   .   .  
51  Kyle Williams   .   .   .   .  
58  Dorian Kithcart  .   .   .   .  
44  Travonte Easley  .   .   1-51  .  
12  Harrison Poole   .   .   .   .  
3   Stephen Houzah   .   .   2--2  .  
57  Jack Raines   .   .   .   .  
90  Behr Cooper   .   .   .   .  
96  Destin Guillen   1.0/12   .   .   1.0/12  
9   Sidney Otiwu   .   .   .   .  
98  Cole Fisher   .   .   .   .  
33  Michael Freeman  .   .   .   .  
29  Brandon Gurley   .   .   .   .  
91  Austin Wysor   .   .   .   .  
5   Malique Fleming  .   .   .   .  

 

Participation Report

 
Participation Report (Final)
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

VMI  
Pos  ##  Offense 
WR   26  Mason Dermott  
LT   73  Cole Brummit  
LG   50  Chase Smith  
C   62  P. Doucette  
RG   76  Will Morris  
RT   63  Sawaar Canady  
TE   8R  Colby Rider  
WR   5   Rohan Martin  
QB   1H  Duncan Hodges  
RB   2   Daz Palmer  
WR   84  Kris Thornton  
  
VMI  
Pos  ##  Defense 
LE   9R  Jarrod Richmond 
NT   96  Seth Mallory  
RE   90  Ryan Clark  
OLB   9   Brian Lipscomb  
OLB   3   Tony Richardson 
ILB   44  Ryan Francis  
ILB   46  A. Cratsenberg  
CB   1T  Kaleb Tucker  
SAF   25  A.J. Smith  
SAF   14  Greg Sanders  
CB   11  Riuq Trotman  
  
Mercer  
Pos  ##  Offense 
LT   78  Thomas Marchman 
LG   76  Jake Flath  
C   60  Conner Krieger  
RG   65  Caleb Yates  
RT   67  Austin Sanders  
RB   7   CJ Leggett  
WR   13  Chandler Curtis 
WR   8   Marquise Irvin  
WR   84  Avery Ward  
RB   28  Tee Mitchell  
QB   1   Kaelan Riley  
  
Mercer  
Pos  ##  Defense 
LDE   41  Isaiah Buehler  
NG   58  Dorian Kithcart 
RDE   95  Jalen Penn  
OLB   51  Kyle Williams  
ILB   23  Will Coneway  
ILB   2   Lee Bennett  
OLB   16  LeMarkus Bailey 
FS   32  Brandon Coney  
SS   17  Eric Jackson  
CB   20  Kam Lott  
CB   12  Harrison Poole  

VMI: 1G-M. Gatling, 1U-Reece Udinski, 4P-Jake Paladino, 4K-Uzoma Kpaduwa, 7-Javeon Lara, 15-Joey Brown, 16-Jade Maher, 17-Brice Tucker, 19-Isaiah Parker, 21-Tyain Smith, 23-Najee Lawrence, 24-J. Jefferson, 28-Devone Humphrey, 30-Gabe Sutherland, 32-Devin Carper, 34-Bill Hogan, 36-Alex Ramsey, 37-Tyren Cloyd, 38-Imani Bey, 40-E. Brewster, 52-Zach Baker, 54-X. Greenfield, 55-Jake Keith, 61-Stephen Miller, 65-Matt Milner, 70-Josh Andre, 74-Walker Hays, 82-K. Jackson, 94-Jordan Ward, 95-S. Henderson, 99-Tommy Smith.

Mercer: 3-Stephen Houzah, 4-Edmond Graham, 5-Malique Fleming, 6-Jamar Hall, 9-Sidney Otiwu, 11-Ahmad Arnold, 14-Tanner Brumby, 22-Brady Tindall, 26-BJ Bohler, 27-Alex Lakes, 29-Brandon Gurley, 33-Michael Freeman, 34-Tyray Devezin, 36-Dylan Calhoun, 44-Travonte Easley, 45-Andrew Pettit, 46-Trey Peppers, 50-Logan Craighead, 52-Kyle Trammell, 53-Steven Nixon, 55-Naji Abdullah, 56-Andrew Robinson, 57-Jack Raines, 71-Dawson Ellis, 72-Mitch Mathes, 80-Tucker Cannon, 81-Ryan May, 82-Camiel Grant, 88-Chris Ellington, 89-Chase Westfall, 90-Behr Cooper, 91-Austin Wysor, 96-Destin Guillen, 97-Grant Goupil, 98-Cole Fisher, 99-Austin Barrett.

 

Box Score

 
Box Score (Final)
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
VMI.................  7  0  7  0  - 14       Record: (0-5,0-2)
Mercer..............  0 21 14 14  - 49       Record: (2-3,1-2)



Scoring Summary:
1st 12:49 VMI - Allan Cratsenberg 60 yd interception return (Tommy Smith kick), , VMI 7 - MER 0
2nd 14:04 MER - Chandler Curtis 61 yd pass from Kaelan Riley (Cole Fisher kick), 6-78 2:03, VMI 7 - MER 7
    10:24 MER - Tee Mitchell 79 yd pass from Kaelan Riley (Cole Fisher kick), 1-79 0:13, VMI 7 - MER 14
    09:36 MER - Travonte Easley 51 yd interception return (Cole Fisher kick), , VMI 7 - MER 21
3rd 11:39 MER - Tee Mitchell 4 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 8-63 3:21, VMI 7 - MER 28
    06:06 MER - CJ Leggett 14 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 8-54 3:32, VMI 7 - MER 35
    01:38 VMI - Javeon Lara 79 yd pass from Duncan Hodges (Tommy Smith kick), 1-79 0:09, VMI 14 - MER 35
4th 12:53 MER - Chandler Curtis 21 yd pass from Kaelan Riley (Cole Fisher kick), 9-79 3:38, VMI 14 - MER 42
    05:32 MER - Alex Lakes 2 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 12-67 5:50, VMI 14 - MER 49



                                    VMI      MER
FIRST DOWNS...................       13       26
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............    27-52   51-257
PASSING YDS (NET).............      173      318
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  28-15-3  24-13-1
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   55-225   75-575
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............      0-0      2-2
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     7-90     3-53
Interception Returns-Yards....     1-60     3-49
Punts (Number-Avg)............   6-43.3   3-41.0
Fumbles-Lost..................      0-0      0-0
Penalties-Yards...............     4-20     7-50
Possession Time...............    27:53    32:07
Third-Down Conversions........  3 of 12  7 of 13
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 2   1 of 2
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      0-1      3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     2-18     3-30


RUSHING: VMI-Tyain Smith 6-38; Daz Palmer 10-27; Kendrick Jackson 2-7;
Reece Udinski 2-minus 8; Duncan Hodges 7-minus 12. Mercer-CJ Leggett 16-89; Tee
Mitchell 12-56; Alex Lakes 10-46; Tyray Devezin 5-27; Kaelan Riley 7-26; Tanner
Brumby 1-13.

PASSING: VMI-Duncan Hodges 11-19-2-135; Reece Udinski 4-9-1-38.
Mercer-Kaelan Riley 13-24-1-318.

RECEIVING: VMI-Rohan Martin 5-13; Kris Thornton 3-14; Javeon Lara 2-87;
Isaiah Parker 2-36; Daz Palmer 1-12; Kendrick Jackson 1-11; Gabe Sutherland 1-0.
Mercer-Marquise Irvin 6-98; Chandler Curtis 2-82; Chris Ellington 2-28; Tee
Mitchell 1-79; CJ Leggett 1-20; Avery Ward 1-11.

INTERCEPTIONS: VMI-Allan Cratsenberg 1-60. Mercer-Stephen Houzah 2-minus
2; Travonte Easley 1-51.

FUMBLES: VMI-None. Mercer-None.

Stadium: Five Star Stadium     Attendance: 10207
Kickoff time: 4 p.m.    End of Game: 7:06 p.m  Total elapsed time: 3:06
Officials: Referee: Greg Waybright; Umpire: Ernie Hamilton; Linesman: Jerry Wilson;
Line judge: Seth Bussey; Back judge: Jay Neal; Field judge: Mark Brooks;
Side judge: Michael Crowley;
Temperature: 84        Wind: NE 11mph  Weather: Mostly Sunny

Fourth all-time meeting
Mercer leads series, 2-1
Third of five home games at Five Star Stadium in 2017
Family Weekend at Mercer University


VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.) SACKS (UA-A): VMI-Brian Lipscomb 1-0; Tony Richardson 1-0. Mercer-LeMarkus Bailey 1-0; Isaiah Buehler 1-0; Destin Guillen 1-0. TACKLES (UA-A): VMI-Greg Sanders 7-6; Brian Lipscomb 4-5; Allan Cratsenberg 6-2; Kaleb Tucker 4-2; Ryan Francis 2-3; Ryan Clark 1-4; Tony Richardson 1-4; Zach Baker 2-1; Tyren Cloyd 1-2; Uzoma Kpaduwa 0-3; Rohan Martin 2-0; Jarrod Richmond 1-1; A.J. Smith 1-1; Jaylen Jefferson 0-2; Montrece Gatling 0-2; Riuq Trotman 0-2; Jordan Ward 1-0; Imani Bey 1-0; Seth Mallory 1-0; Tyain Smith 1-0; Xavier Greenfield 0-1; Elliott Brewster 0-1; Mason Dermott 0-1; Tommy Smith 0-1; Bill Hogan 0-1; Gabe Sutherland 0-1. Mercer-Will Coneway 4-6; Lee Bennett 1-5; Jamar Hall 2-3; LeMarkus Bailey 4-0; Ahmad Arnold 2-2; Kam Lott 2-2; Logan Craighead 2-1; Brandon Coney 2-1; Eric Jackson 1-2; Isaiah Buehler 1-2; Dorian Kithcart 1-1; Kyle Williams 1-1; Jalen Penn 1-1; Travonte Easley 1-1; Harrison Poole 0-2; Stephen Houzah 0-2; Jack Raines 1-0; Destin Guillen 1-0; Sidney Otiwu 1-0; Behr Cooper 1-0; Michael Freeman 0-1; Austin Wysor 0-1; Brandon Gurley 0-1; Cole Fisher 0-1. Game Starters: VMI POS ## OFFENSE WR 26 Mason Dermott LT 73 Cole Brummit LG 50 Chase Smith C 62 P. Doucette RG 76 Will Morris RT 63 Sawaar Canady TE 8R Colby Rider WR 5 Rohan Martin QB 1H Duncan Hodges RB 2 Daz Palmer WR 84 Kris Thornton POS ## DEFENSE LE 9R Jarrod Richmond NT 96 Seth Mallory RE 90 Ryan Clark OLB 9 Brian Lipscomb OLB 3 Tony Richardson ILB 44 Ryan Francis ILB 46 A. Cratsenberg CB 1T Kaleb Tucker SAF 25 A.J. Smith SAF 14 Greg Sanders CB 11 Riuq Trotman Mercer POS ## OFFENSE LT 78 Thomas Marchman LG 76 Jake Flath C 60 Conner Krieger RG 65 Caleb Yates RT 67 Austin Sanders RB 7 CJ Leggett WR 13 Chandler Curtis WR 8 Marquise Irvin WR 84 Avery Ward RB 28 Tee Mitchell QB 1 Kaelan Riley POS ## DEFENSE LDE 41 Isaiah Buehler NG 58 Dorian Kithcart RDE 95 Jalen Penn OLB 51 Kyle Williams ILB 23 Will Coneway ILB 2 Lee Bennett OLB 16 LeMarkus Bailey FS 32 Brandon Coney SS 17 Eric Jackson CB 20 Kam Lott CB 12 Harrison Poole Player participation: VMI: 1U-Reece Udinski, 1G-M. Gatling, 4P-Jake Paladino, 4K-Uzoma Kpaduwa, 7-Javeon Lara, 15-Joey Brown, 16-Jade Maher, 17-Brice Tucker, 19-Isaiah Parker, 21-Tyain Smith, 23-Najee Lawrence, 24-J. Jefferson, 28-Devone Humphrey, 30-Gabe Sutherland, 32-Devin Carper, 34-Bill Hogan, 36-Alex Ramsey, 37-Tyren Cloyd, 38-Imani Bey, 40-E. Brewster, 52-Zach Baker, 54-X. Greenfield, 55-Jake Keith, 61-Stephen Miller, 65-Matt Milner, 70-Josh Andre, 74-Walker Hays, 82-K. Jackson, 94-Jordan Ward, 95-S. Henderson, 99-Tommy Smith. Mercer: 3-Stephen Houzah, 4-Edmond Graham, 5-Malique Fleming, 6-Jamar Hall, 9-Sidney Otiwu, 11-Ahmad Arnold, 14-Tanner Brumby, 22-Brady Tindall, 26-BJ Bohler, 27-Alex Lakes, 29-Brandon Gurley, 33-Michael Freeman, 34-Tyray Devezin, 36-Dylan Calhoun, 44-Travonte Easley, 45-Andrew Pettit, 46-Trey Peppers, 50-Logan Craighead, 52-Kyle Trammell, 53-Steven Nixon, 55-Naji Abdullah, 56-Andrew Robinson, 57-Jack Raines, 71-Dawson Ellis, 72-Mitch Mathes, 80-Tucker Cannon, 81-Ryan May, 82-Camiel Grant, 88-Chris Ellington, 89-Chase Westfall, 90-Behr Cooper, 91-Austin Wysor, 96-Destin Guillen, 97-Grant Goupil, 98-Cole Fisher, 99-Austin Barrett.

 

Play-by-Play Summary

 
Play-by-Play Summary
2017 VMI Football
VMI vs Mercer (Sep 30, 2017 at Macon, Ga.)

1st Quarter

VMI wins coin toss, elects to receive
Vmi 1-10at Vmi35MER ball on MER35, start of 1st quarter, clock 15:00, Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the VMI0, Devone Humphrey return 11 yards to the VMI11 (Ahmad Arnold;Michael Freeman).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi11Daz Palmer rush for 1 yard to the VMI12 (Jalen Penn).
Vmi 2-9at Vmi12Duncan Hodges rush for 2 yards to the VMI14 (Will Coneway).
Vmi 3-7at Vmi14Duncan Hodges sacked for loss of 8 yards to the VMI6 (LeMarkus Bailey).
Vmi 4-15at Vmi06Bill Hogan punt 38 yards to the VMI44, fair catch by Chandler Curtis.
Drive: 3 plays, minus 5 yards, TOP 02:00
Mer 1-10at Vmi44MERCER drive start at 13:00, Kaelan Riley pass intercepted by A. Cratsenberg at the VMI40, A. Cratsenberg return 60 yards to the MER0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:49, Tommy Smith kick attempt good.
Drive: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:11
VMI 7, Mercer 0
Tommy Smith kickoff 59 yards to the MER6, Chandler Curtis return 28 yards to the MER34, out-of-bounds (Tommy Smith;Gabe Sutherland).
Mer 1-10at Mer34MERCER drive start at 12:40, Tee Mitchell rush for loss of 2 yards to the MER32 (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 2-12at Mer32Kaelan Riley pass complete to Avery Ward for 57 yards to the VMI11 (Kaleb Tucker), PENALTY MER pass interference (Avery Ward) 10 yards to the MER22, NO PLAY.
Mer 2-22at Mer22Kaelan Riley rush for 20 yards to the MER42, out-of-bounds (Kaleb Tucker).
Mer 3-2at Mer42Kaelan Riley pass incomplete (M. Gatling).
Mer 4-2at Mer42Grant Goupil punt 48 yards to the VMI10.
Drive: 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 01:51
Vmi 1-10at Vmi10Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Isaiah Parker (Will Coneway).
Vmi 2-10at Vmi10VMI drive start at 10:49, Daz Palmer rush for 2 yards to the VMI12 (Isaiah Buehler;Stephen Houzah).
Vmi 3-8at Vmi12Duncan Hodges pass complete to Daz Palmer for 12 yards to the VMI24, 1ST DOWN VMI (Lee Bennett).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi24Duncan Hodges pass complete to Rohan Martin for 7 yards to the VMI31 (LeMarkus Bailey).
Vmi 2-3at Vmi31Daz Palmer rush for 6 yards to the VMI37, 1ST DOWN VMI (Logan Craighead).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi37Duncan Hodges rush for loss of 1 yard to the VMI36 (Will Coneway).
Vmi 2-11at Vmi36Daz Palmer rush for loss of 3 yards to the VMI33, out-of-bounds (Will Coneway).
Vmi 3-14at Vmi33Duncan Hodges pass complete to Rohan Martin for 5 yards to the VMI38 (Kam Lott).
Vmi 4-9at Vmi38Bill Hogan punt 55 yards to the MER7, downed.
Drive: 8 plays, 28 yards, TOP 04:33
Mer 1-10at Mer07MERCER drive start at 06:16.
Mer 1-10at Mer07Kaelan Riley pass complete to Chris Ellington for 23 yards to the MER30, 1ST DOWN MER (A.J. Smith).
Mer 1-10at Mer30Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Avery Ward.
Mer 2-10at Mer30Kaelan Riley rush for 1 yard to the MER31 (Zach Baker;A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 3-9at Mer31Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 19 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN MER (M. Gatling;Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Mer50Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis (Ryan Francis).
Mer 2-10at Mer50Kaelan Riley sacked for loss of 7 yards to the MER43 (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 3-17at Mer43Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chris Ellington, dropped pass.
Mer 4-17at Mer43Grant Goupil punt 47 yards to the VMI10, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 7 plays, 36 yards, TOP 02:31
Vmi 1-10at Vmi10VMI drive start at 03:45.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi10Duncan Hodges pass complete to Javeon Lara for 8 yards to the VMI18 (Brandon Coney).
Vmi 2-2at Vmi18K. Jackson rush for loss of 3 yards to the VMI15 (LeMarkus Bailey).
Vmi 3-5at Vmi15Duncan Hodges pass complete to K. Jackson for 11 yards to the VMI26, 1ST DOWN VMI, out-of-bounds (Kam Lott).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi26Daz Palmer rush for 4 yards to the VMI30 (Will Coneway;Austin Wysor).
Vmi 2-6at Vmi30Duncan Hodges pass intercepted by Stephen Houzah at the MER24, Stephen Houzah return -2 yards to the MER22 (Rohan Martin).
Drive: 5 plays, 20 yards, TOP 02:38
Mer 1-10at Mer22MERCER drive start at 01:07.
Mer 1-10at Mer22CJ Leggett rush for loss of 1 yard to the MER21 (Ryan Francis;Tony Richardson).
Mer 2-11at Mer21CJ Leggett rush for 14 yards to the MER35 (Greg Sanders), PENALTY MER holding (Marquise Irvin) 12 yards to the MER23.
Mer 2-9at Mer232nd and 9, Kaelan Riley rush for 13 yards to the MER36, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Drive: 3 plays, 14 yards, TOP 02:08
VMI 7, Mercer 0
2nd Quarter

Mer 1-10at Mer36Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Mer 1-10at Mer36CJ Leggett rush for 3 yards to the MER39 (Ryan Francis;Jarrod Richmond).
Mer 2-7at Mer39Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Edmond Graham (Riuq Trotman).
Mer 3-7at Mer39Kaelan Riley pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 61 yards to the VMI0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:04, Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
VMI 7, Mercer 7
Drive: 6 plays, 78 yards, TOP 02:08
Cole Fisher kickoff 56 yards to the VMI9, Devone Humphrey return 13 yards to the VMI22 (Ahmad Arnold).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi22VMI drive start at 13:59.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi22Tyain Smith rush for no gain to the VMI22 (Kyle Williams;Dorian Kithcart).
Vmi 2-10at Vmi22Duncan Hodges pass complete to Kris Thornton for 4 yards to the VMI26 (Lee Bennett;Will Coneway).
Vmi 3-6at Vmi26Duncan Hodges pass complete to Kris Thornton for 8 yards to the VMI34, 1ST DOWN VMI, out-of-bounds (Eric Jackson).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi34PENALTY VMI false start (Kris Thornton) 5 yards to the VMI29.
Vmi 1-15at Vmi29Duncan Hodges rush for 3 yards to the VMI32 (Logan Craighead).
Vmi 2-12at Vmi32Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Kris Thornton (Malique Fleming), QB hurry by Will Coneway.
Vmi 3-12at Vmi32Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Tyain Smith (Lee Bennett).
Vmi 4-12at Vmi32Bill Hogan punt 43 yards to the MER25, Marquise Irvin return -4 yards to the MER21 (Kaleb Tucker;Mason Dermott).
Drive: 6 plays, 10 yards, TOP 03:22
Mer 1-10at Mer21MERCER drive start at 10:37.
Mer 1-10at Mer21Kaelan Riley pass complete to Tee Mitchell for 79 yards to the VMI0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:24, Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 14, VMI 7
Drive: 1 plays, 79 yards, TOP 00:19
Cole Fisher kickoff 57 yards to the VMI8, Mason Dermott return 16 yards to the VMI24 (Stephen Houzah;Jamar Hall).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi24VMI drive start at 10:18.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi24Reece Udinski pass complete to Isaiah Parker for 18 yards to the VMI42, 1ST DOWN VMI (Brandon Coney).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi42Reece Udinski pass intercepted by Travonte Easley at the MER49, Travonte Easley return 51 yards to the VMI0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:36.
Drive: 2 plays, 18 yards, TOP 00:42
Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 21, VMI 7
Cole Fisher kickoff 36 yards to the VMI29, Devone Humphrey return 16 yards to the VMI45 (Cole Fisher;Eric Jackson).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi45VMI drive start at 09:28, Daz Palmer rush for 3 yards to the VMI48 (Kyle Williams).
Vmi 2-7at Vmi48Reece Udinski pass complete to Isaiah Parker for 18 yards to the MER34, 1ST DOWN VMI (Jamar Hall;Brandon Coney).
Vmi 1-10at Mer34Reece Udinski pass complete to Gabe Sutherland for no gain to the MER34 (Behr Cooper).
Vmi 2-10at Mer34Reece Udinski pass complete to Kris Thornton for 2 yards to the MER32 (LeMarkus Bailey).
Vmi 3-8at Mer32Reece Udinski pass incomplete to Kris Thornton, PENALTY MER roughing passer (Naji Abdullah) 15 yards to the MER17, 1ST DOWN VMI, NO PLAY.
Vmi 1-10at Mer17Reece Udinski pass incomplete to Kris Thornton, QB hurry by Will Coneway.
Vmi 2-10at Mer17Daz Palmer rush for 3 yards to the MER14 (Harrison Poole;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 3-7at Mer14Daz Palmer rush for 5 yards to the MER9 (Lee Bennett;Jalen Penn).
Vmi 4-2at Mer09Tommy Smith field goal attempt from 26 MISSED - wide left, spot at MER20, clock 05:22.
Drive: 8 plays, 46 yards, TOP 08:58
Mer 1-10at Mer20CJ Leggett rush for 2 yards to the MER22 (Greg Sanders;Ryan Clark).
Mer 2-8at Mer22CJ Leggett rush for loss of 5 yards to the MER17 (Ryan Francis).
Mer 3-13at Mer17Kaelan Riley pass complete to CJ Leggett for 20 yards to the MER37, 1ST DOWN MER (Kaleb Tucker).
Mer 1-10at Mer37Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis.
Mer 2-10at Mer37CJ Leggett rush for 6 yards to the MER43, out-of-bounds (Brian Lipscomb;Riuq Trotman).
Mer 3-4at Mer43Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chase Westfall.
Mer 4-4at Mer43Grant Goupil punt 39 yards to the VMI18, Rohan Martin return to the VMI21 (Alex Lakes;BJ Bohler), PENALTY VMI roughing the kicker 5 yards to the MER48, 1ST DOWN MER, NO PLAY.
Mer 1-10at Mer48Kaelan Riley sacked for loss of 11 yards to the MER37 (Tony Richardson).
Mer 2-21at Mer37CJ Leggett rush for 11 yards to the MER48 (A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 3-10at Mer48Kaelan Riley pass complete to Avery Ward for 11 yards to the VMI41, 1ST DOWN MER (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 1-10at Vmi41PENALTY MER illegal procedure 5 yards to the VMI46.
Mer 1-15at Vmi46Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin.
Mer 2-15at Vmi46Tee Mitchell rush for 9 yards to the VMI37 (Uzoma Kpaduwa;Greg Sanders).
Mer 3-6at Vmi37Timeout Mercer, clock 01:21.
Mer 3-6at Vmi37Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the VMI36 (Ryan Clark;Tony Richardson).
Mer 4-5at Vmi36Timeout Mercer, clock 00:34.
Mer 4-5at Vmi36Timeout VMI, clock 00:34.
Mer 4-5at Vmi36Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis.
Drive: 13 plays, 44 yards, TOP 00:00
Vmi 1-10at Vmi36VMI drive start at 00:30.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi36Daz Palmer rush for 4 yards to the VMI40 (Isaiah Buehler;Lee Bennett).
Vmi 2-6at Vmi40End of half, clock 00:00.
Drive: 1 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:30
Mercer 21, VMI 7
3rd Quarter

Vmi 2-6at Vmi40Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00.
Drive: 1 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:30
Tommy Smith kickoff 28 yards to the MER32, Tyray Devezin return 5 yards to the MER37.
Mer 1-10at Mer37MER ball on MER37.
Mer 1-10at Mer37MERCER drive start at 15:00.
Mer 1-10at Mer37Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the MER39.
Mer 2-8at Mer39Tee Mitchell rush for 6 yards to the MER45.
Mer 3-2at Mer45Kaelan Riley rush for 1 yard to the MER46.
Mer 4-1at Mer46Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the MER47, 1ST DOWN MER.
Mer 1-10at Mer47Kaelan Riley rush for 9 yards to the VMI44 (A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 2-1at Vmi44Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 37 yards to the VMI7, 1ST DOWN MER.
Mer 1-Gat Vmi07Tee Mitchell rush for 3 yards to the VMI4 (Ryan Clark).
Mer 2-Gat Vmi04Tee Mitchell rush for 4 yards to the VMI0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 11:39, Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 28, VMI 7
Drive: 8 plays, 63 yards, TOP 03:22
Cole Fisher kickoff 52 yards to the VMI13, Mason Dermott return 0 yards to the VMI13, out-of-bounds.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi13VMI drive start at 11:38.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi13PENALTY VMI false start (Devin Carper) 5 yards to the VMI8.
Vmi 1-15at Vmi08Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Isaiah Parker (Brandon Coney).
Vmi 2-15at Vmi08Duncan Hodges rush for 2 yards to the VMI10 (Dorian Kithcart).
Vmi 3-13at Vmi10Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Kris Thornton, PENALTY MER personal foul (LeMarkus Bailey) 3 yards to the VMI13, 1ST DOWN VMI, NO PLAY.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi13Daz Palmer rush for 2 yards to the VMI15 (Lee Bennett;Will Coneway).
Vmi 2-8at Vmi15Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Rohan Martin.
Vmi 3-8at Vmi15Duncan Hodges pass incomplete to Javeon Lara (Harrison Poole).
Vmi 4-8at Vmi15Bill Hogan punt 45 yards to the MER40, Marquise Irvin return 6 yards to the MER46 (Tyain Smith).
Drive: 5 plays, 2 yards, TOP 02:00
Mer 1-10at Mer46MERCER drive start at 09:38, Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 8 yards to the VMI46 (Kaleb Tucker;Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 2-2at Vmi46CJ Leggett rush for 8 yards to the VMI38, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Vmi38CJ Leggett rush for 5 yards to the VMI33 (Ryan Francis;X. Greenfield).
Mer 2-5at Vmi33CJ Leggett rush for 6 yards to the VMI27, 1ST DOWN MER (A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 1-10at Vmi27CJ Leggett rush for 1 yard to the VMI26 (Imani Bey).
Mer 2-9at Vmi26Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 9 yards to the VMI17, 1ST DOWN MER (Kaleb Tucker).
Mer 1-10at Vmi17CJ Leggett rush for 3 yards to the VMI14 (Jarrod Richmond).
Mer 2-7at Vmi14CJ Leggett rush for 14 yards to the VMI0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:06, Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 35, VMI 7
Drive: 8 plays, 54 yards, TOP 03:32
Cole Fisher kickoff 55 yards to the VMI10, Mason Dermott return 12 yards to the VMI22 (Ahmad Arnold;Will Coneway), PENALTY MER offside 5 yards to the VMI27, 1st and 10, VMI ball on VMI27.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi27VMI drive start at 06:06, PENALTY MER offside 0 yards to the VMI27, NO PLAY.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi27VMI drive start at 05:59, VMI ball on VMI27.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi27Duncan Hodges rush for no gain to the VMI27 (Will Coneway).
Vmi 2-10at Vmi27Tyain Smith rush for 4 yards to the VMI31 (Ahmad Arnold).
Vmi 3-6at Vmi31Duncan Hodges sacked for loss of 10 yards to the VMI21 (Isaiah Buehler).
Vmi 4-16at Vmi21Bill Hogan punt 51 yards to the MER28, fair catch by Marquise Irvin.
Drive: 3 plays, minus 6 yards, TOP 01:50
Mer 1-10at Mer28MERCER drive start at 04:09.
Mer 1-10at Mer28Alex Lakes rush for 18 yards to the MER46, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Mer46Alex Lakes rush for loss of 2 yards to the MER44 (Zach Baker).
Mer 2-12at Mer44Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the MER46 (A. Cratsenberg;Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 3-10at Mer46Kaelan Riley pass complete to Chris Ellington for 5 yards to the VMI49 (Ryan Francis).
Mer 4-5at Vmi49Grant Goupil punt 28 yards to the VMI21, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 4 plays, 23 yards, TOP 02:22
Vmi 1-10at Vmi21VMI drive start at 01:47.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi21Duncan Hodges pass complete to Javeon Lara for 79 yards to the MER0, 1ST DOWN VMI, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:38, Tommy Smith kick attempt good.
Mercer 35, VMI 14
Drive: 1 plays, 79 yards, TOP 00:16
Tommy Smith kickoff 64 yards to the MER1, Chandler Curtis return 20 yards to the MER21 (Uzoma Kpaduwa;M. Gatling).
Mer 1-10at Mer21MERCER drive start at 01:31.
Mer 1-10at Mer21Tee Mitchell rush for 4 yards to the MER25 (A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 2-6at Mer25Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 7 yards to the MER32, 1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 1-10at Mer32Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 18 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Kaleb Tucker).
Drive: 3 plays, 29 yards, TOP 03:38
Mercer 35, VMI 14
4th Quarter

Mer 1-10at Mer50Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Mer 1-10at Mer50Tee Mitchell rush for 3 yards to the VMI47, out-of-bounds (A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 2-7at Vmi47Tee Mitchell rush for 10 yards to the VMI37, 1ST DOWN MER (A. Cratsenberg).
Mer 1-10at Vmi37Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin (Kaleb Tucker).
Mer 2-10at Vmi37Tee Mitchell rush for 5 yards to the VMI32 (Greg Sanders;Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 3-5at Vmi32Tee Mitchell rush for 11 yards to the VMI21, 1ST DOWN MER (A.J. Smith;Riuq Trotman).
Mer 1-10at Vmi21Timeout VMI, clock 13:06.
Mer 1-10at Vmi21Kaelan Riley pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 21 yards to the VMI0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:53, Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 42, VMI 14
Drive: 9 plays, 79 yards, TOP 03:38
Cole Fisher kickoff 64 yards to the VMI1, Mason Dermott return 22 yards to the VMI23 (Harrison Poole;Eric Jackson).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi23VMI drive start at 12:53.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi23K. Jackson rush for 10 yards to the VMI33, 1ST DOWN VMI (Jamar Hall).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi33Duncan Hodges pass complete to Rohan Martin for 1 yard to the VMI34 (Will Coneway;Kam Lott).
Vmi 2-9at Vmi34Duncan Hodges pass complete to Rohan Martin for no gain to the VMI34 (Will Coneway;Kam Lott).
Vmi 3-9at Vmi34Duncan Hodges pass complete to Rohan Martin for no gain to the VMI34 (Travonte Easley).
Vmi 4-9at Vmi34Duncan Hodges pass intercepted by Stephen Houzah at the MER33, Stephen Houzah return 0 yards to the MER33 (Rohan Martin).
Drive: 5 plays, 11 yards, TOP 01:31
Mer 1-10at Mer33MERCER drive start at 11:22.
Mer 1-10at Mer33CJ Leggett rush for 7 yards to the MER40 (Greg Sanders).
Mer 2-3at Mer40CJ Leggett rush for 6 yards to the MER46, 1ST DOWN MER (Ryan Clark;Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Mer46CJ Leggett rush for 9 yards to the VMI45 (Greg Sanders).
Mer 2-1at Vmi45Alex Lakes rush for 8 yards to the VMI37, 1ST DOWN MER (Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Vmi37Alex Lakes rush for 6 yards to the VMI31 (Tony Richardson;Bill Hogan).
Mer 2-4at Vmi31Alex Lakes rush for 8 yards to the VMI23, 1ST DOWN MER (Tony Richardson;Greg Sanders).
Mer 1-10at Vmi23Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the VMI22 (Seth Mallory).
Mer 2-9at Vmi22Tyray Devezin rush for 9 yards to the VMI13, 1ST DOWN MER (Tyren Cloyd;Brian Lipscomb).
Mer 1-10at Vmi13Timeout VMI, clock 07:06.
Mer 1-10at Vmi13Tyray Devezin rush for 2 yards to the VMI11 (Ryan Clark;J. Jefferson).
Mer 2-8at Vmi11Tyray Devezin rush for 7 yards to the VMI4 (Zach Baker).
Mer 3-1at Vmi04Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the VMI2, 1ST DOWN MER (E. Brewster;Tyren Cloyd).
Mer 1-Gat Vmi02Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the VMI0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:32, Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 49, VMI 14
Drive: 12 plays, 67 yards, TOP 05:50
Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the VMI0, touchback.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi25VMI drive start at 05:32.
Vmi 1-10at Vmi25Tyain Smith rush for 12 yards to the VMI37, 1ST DOWN VMI (Jamar Hall).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi37Tyain Smith rush for 12 yards to the VMI49, 1ST DOWN VMI (Travonte Easley;Brandon Gurley).
Vmi 1-10at Vmi49Tyain Smith rush for 5 yards to the MER46 (Jamar Hall;Logan Craighead).
Vmi 2-5at Mer46Reece Udinski pass incomplete to K. Jackson.
Vmi 3-5at Mer46Reece Udinski rush for 4 yards to the MER42 (Sidney Otiwu).
Vmi 4-1at Mer42Tyain Smith rush for 5 yards to the MER37, 1ST DOWN VMI (Jack Raines).
Vmi 1-10at Mer37Reece Udinski pass incomplete to Javeon Lara (Jamar Hall).
Vmi 2-10at Mer37PENALTY VMI false start 5 yards to the MER42.
Vmi 2-15at Mer42Reece Udinski sacked for loss of 12 yards to the VMI46 (Destin Guillen).
Vmi 3-27at Vmi46Reece Udinski pass incomplete to Javeon Lara.
Vmi 4-27at Vmi46Bill Hogan punt 28 yards to the MER26, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 9 plays, 21 yards, TOP 04:05
Mer 1-10at Mer26MERCER drive start at 01:27.
Mer 1-10at Mer26Tyray Devezin rush for 5 yards to the MER31 (Tyren Cloyd).
Mer 2-5at Mer31Tyray Devezin rush for 4 yards to the MER35 (Jordan Ward).
Mer 3-1at Mer35Tanner Brumby rush for 13 yards to the MER48, 1ST DOWN MER (Uzoma Kpaduwa;J. Jefferson).
Mer 1-10at Mer48End of game, clock 00:00.
Drive: 3 plays, 22 yards, TOP 01:27
FINAL SCORE
Mercer 49, VMI 14