Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016) Scoring Summary


                            Scoring Summary (Final)
                    2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
            Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)

                Western Carolina (1-5,0-4) vs. Mercer (3-3,2-2)
Date: Oct 15, 2016  Site: Macon, Ga.            Stadium: Five Star Stadium
Attendance: 12247

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Western Carolina....  0  7 14  3  - 24
Mercer..............  0  3 21 14  - 38



Scoring Summary:
2nd 02:39 MER - Cole Fisher 38 yd field goal
                                                 14 plays, 58 yards, TOP 5:32, WCU 0 - MER 3
    00:07 WCU - Detrez Newsome 24 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Logan Howard kick)
                                                  8 plays, 73 yards, TOP 1:01, WCU 7 - MER 3
3rd 09:55 WCU - Connell Young 2 yd run (Logan Howard kick)
                                                 6 plays, 61 yards, TOP 2:01, WCU 14 - MER 3
    05:44 MER - Sam Walker 19 yd pass from John Russ (Cole Fisher kick)
                                               10 plays, 79 yards, TOP 4:11, WCU 14 - MER 10
    05:35 MER - Alex Lakes 4 yd run (Cole Fisher kick)
                                                  1 play, 4 yards, TOP 0:09, WCU 14 - MER 17
    03:57 MER - Marquise Irvin 21 yd pass from John Russ (Cole Fisher kick)
                                                2 plays, 33 yards, TOP 0:40, WCU 14 - MER 24
    01:21 WCU - Terryon Robinson 43 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Logan Howard kick)
                                                8 plays, 82 yards, TOP 2:36, WCU 21 - MER 24
4th 14:56 MER - Chandler Curtis 5 yd pass from John Russ (Cole Fisher kick)
                                                4 plays, 61 yards, TOP 1:25, WCU 21 - MER 31
    05:48 WCU - Logan Howard 30 yd field goal
                                               11 plays, 70 yards, TOP 3:14, WCU 24 - MER 31
    01:53 MER - Alex Lakes 2 yd run (Cole Fisher kick)
                                                7 plays, 40 yards, TOP 3:55, WCU 24 - MER 38



Kickoff time: 4:04 PM   End of Game: 7:37 PM   Total elapsed time: 3:33
Officials: Referee: Marshall Lewis; Umpire: Scott Ray; Linesman: Jerry Wilson;
Line judge: Brian Harless; Back judge: Scott Prewitt; Field judge: Mark Brooks;
Side judge: Michael Crowley;
Temperature: 75        Wind: E, 6      Weather: Cloudy




Team Statistics


                            Team Statistics (Final)
                    2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
            Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)

                                    WCU      MER

FIRST DOWNS...................       25       28
  Rushing.....................        7       16
  Passing.....................       15        9
  Penalty.....................        3        3
NET YARDS RUSHING.............       99      275
  Rushing Attempts............       32       53
  Average Per Rush............      3.1      5.2
  Rushing Touchdowns..........        1        2
  Yards Gained Rushing........      118      289
  Yards Lost Rushing..........       19       14
NET YARDS PASSING.............      384      224
  Completions-Attempts-Int....  25-40-2  18-32-0
  Average Per Attempt.........      9.6      7.0
  Average Per Completion......     15.4     12.4
  Passing Touchdowns..........        2        3
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS...........      483      499
  Total offense plays.........       72       85
  Average Gain Per Play.......      6.7      5.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost..........      3-3      2-1
Penalties: Number-Yards.......    9-102     7-75
PUNTS-YARDS...................    3-169    3-136
  Average Yards Per Punt......     56.3     45.3
  Net Yards Per Punt..........     53.7     45.3
  Inside 20...................        2        2
  50+ Yards...................        3        1
  Touchbacks..................        0        0
  Fair catch..................        0        2
KICKOFFS-YARDS................    4-241    7-410
  Average Yards Per Kickoff...     60.2     58.6
  Net Yards Per Kickoff.......     36.2     43.7
  Touchbacks..................        1        3
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD.    0-0-0    1-8-0
  Average Per Return..........      0.0      8.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD   3-29-0   3-71-0
  Average Per Return..........      9.7     23.7
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD..    0-0-0    2-1-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD.    0-0-0    0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards...........        0        0
Possession Time...............    23:30    36:30
  1st Quarter.................     7:06     7:54
  2nd Quarter.................     5:27     9:33
  3rd Quarter.................     5:35     9:25
  4th Quarter.................     5:22     9:38
Third-Down Conversions........  3 of 10  8 of 16
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 1   0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      2-4      4-5
  Touchdowns..................      1-4      4-5
  Field goals.................      1-4      0-5
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     1-10      1-9
PAT Kicks.....................      3-3      5-5
Field Goals...................      1-2      1-3
Points off turnovers..........        7       14



Individual Statistics


                                 Individual Statistics (Final)
                            2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
                    Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)


Western Carolina

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
Detrez Newsome       20   90    5   85  0 17  4.2
Connell Young         3   11    0   11  1  8  3.7
Tyrie Adams           4   13    9    4  0  8  1.0
Corey Holloway        5    4    5   -1  0  3 -0.2
Totals...            32  118   19   99  1 17  3.1

Passing              Cmp-Att-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
Tyrie Adams            25-39-2   384  2   43    1
TEAM                    0-1-0      0  0    0    0
Totals...              25-40-2   384  2   43    1

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Terryon Robinson        8  106    1   43
Aubry Payne             6   44    0   11
Spearman Robinson       5  131    0   41
Detrez Newsome          5   63    1   19
Brad Swan Jr.           1   40    0   40
Totals...              25  384    2   43

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Ian Berryman            3  169  56.3   64    2    0
Totals...               3  169  56.3   64    2    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
Detrez Newsome        0   0  0  3  29 17  0   0  0
Totals...             0   0  0  3  29 17  0   0  0

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Logan Howard         2nd 13:14  26 yds - Missed
Logan Howard         4th 05:48  30 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Logan Howard       4  241   1   0  60.2



Mercer

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
Alex Lakes           20  112    0  112  2 23  5.6
John Russ            15   71   11   60  0 11  4.0
Payton Usher          5   45    0   45  0 13  9.0
CJ Kleckley           6   23    0   23  0  6  3.8
Kyle Williams         1   16    0   16  0  2 16.0
Chandler Curtis       1   12    0   12  0 12 12.0
Kyle Trammell         4   10    2    8  0  6  2.0
TEAM                  1    0    1   -1  0  0 -1.0
Totals...            53  289   14  275  2 23  5.2

Passing              Cmp-Att-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
John Russ              18-32-0   224  3   55    1
Totals...              18-32-0   224  3   55    1

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Marquise Irvin          6   57    1   21
Chandler Curtis         4   96    1   55
Sam Walker              4   32    1   19
Avery Ward              2   29    0   18
Kelby Brock             1    9    0    9
Alex Lakes              1    1    0    1
Totals...              18  224    3   55

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Tyler Zielenske         3  136  45.3   53    2    0
Totals...               3  136  45.3   53    2    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
Chandler Curtis       1   8  8  3  71 31  0   0  0
LeMarkus Bailey       0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0
Lendell Arnold        0   0  0  0   0  0  1   1  1
Totals...             1   8  8  3  71 31  2   1  1

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Cole Fisher          1st 08:56  45 yds - Missed
Cole Fisher          1st 00:44  39 yds - Missed
Cole Fisher          2nd 02:39  38 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Jagger Lieb        5  280   1   1  56.0
Tyler Zielenske    2  130   2   0  65.0



FUMBLES: Western Carolina-Detrez Newsome 3-3. Mercer-Kyle Williams 1-1; Payton Usher 1-0.


Drive Chart


                                      Drive Chart (Final)
                            2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
                    Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
WCU      1st V25  15:00  Kickoff       H40  10:41  Fumble         9-35   4:19
WCU      1st V28  08:56  Missed FG     V32  06:53  Punt           3-4    2:03
WCU      1st V22  00:44  Missed FG     H08  13:14  Missed FG      9-70   2:30
WCU      2nd V15  10:27  Punt          V36  08:11  Punt           5-21   2:16
WCU      2nd V35  02:39  Kickoff       V35  02:15  Punt           3-0    0:24
WCU      2nd V27  01:08  Punt          H00  00:07 *TOUCHDOWN      8-73   1:01
WCU      3rd V39  11:56  Fumble        H00  09:55 *TOUCHDOWN      6-61   2:01
WCU      3rd V05  05:44  Kickoff       V04  05:44  Fumble         0--1   0:00
WCU      3rd V18  05:35  Kickoff       V34  04:37  Interception   3-16   0:58
WCU      3rd V18  03:57  Kickoff       H00  01:21 *TOUCHDOWN      8-82   2:36
WCU      4th V25  14:56  Kickoff       H08  12:59  Fumble         7-67   1:57
WCU      4th V17  09:02  Punt          H13  05:48 *FIELD GOAL    11-70   3:14
WCU      4th V25  01:53  Kickoff       V29  01:42  Interception   2-4    0:11

MER      1st H40  10:41  Fumble        V28  08:56  Missed FG      7-32   1:45
MER      1st H04  06:53  Punt          V22  00:44  Missed FG     14-74   6:09
MER      2nd H20  13:14  Missed FG     H32  10:27  Punt           6-12   2:47
MER      2nd H21  08:11  Punt          V21  02:39 *FIELD GOAL    14-58   5:32
MER      2nd H11  02:15  Punt          H33  01:08  Punt           5-22   1:07
MER      2nd H39  00:07  Kickoff       H38  00:00  End of half    1--1   0:07
MER      3rd H25  15:00  Kickoff       V39  11:56  Fumble         7-36   3:04
MER      3rd H21  09:55  Kickoff       V00  05:44 *TOUCHDOWN     10-79   4:11
MER      3rd V04  05:44  Fumble        V00  05:35 *TOUCHDOWN      1-4    0:09
MER      3rd V33  04:37  Interception  V00  03:57 *TOUCHDOWN      2-33   0:40
MER      3rd H39  01:21  Kickoff       V00  14:56 *TOUCHDOWN      4-61   1:25
MER      4th H08  12:59  Fumble        H40  09:02  Punt           8-32   3:57
MER      4th V40  05:48  Kickoff       V00  01:53 *TOUCHDOWN      7-40   3:55
MER      4th V35  01:42  Interception  V26  00:00  End of half    2-9    1:42

WCU                       1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                          Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Time of possession       07:06 05:27 05:35 05:22   12:33 10:57 23:30
3rd Down Conversions      1/3   1/4   1/2   0/1     2/7   1/3   3/10
Avg Field Position        V25   V25   V25   V22     V25   V23   V24
4th Down Conversions      0/0   0/0   1/1   0/0     0/0   1/1   1/1

MER                       1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                          Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Time of possession       07:54 09:33 09:25 09:38   17:27 19:03 36:30
3rd Down Conversions      1/3   3/7   2/3   2/3     4/10  4/6   8/16
Avg Field Position        H22   H22   H49   H44     H22   H47   H36
4th Down Conversions      0/0   0/0   0/1   0/0     0/0   0/1   0/1


                                    Drive Chart (By Quarter)

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
WCU      1st V25  15:00  Kickoff       H40  10:41  Fumble         9-35   4:19
MER      1st H40  10:41  Fumble        V28  08:56  Missed FG      7-32   1:45
WCU      1st V28  08:56  Missed FG     V32  06:53  Punt           3-4    2:03
MER      1st H04  06:53  Punt          V22  00:44  Missed FG     14-74   6:09
WCU      1st V22  00:44  Missed FG     H08  13:14  Missed FG      9-70   2:30

MER      2nd H20  13:14  Missed FG     H32  10:27  Punt           6-12   2:47
WCU      2nd V15  10:27  Punt          V36  08:11  Punt           5-21   2:16
MER      2nd H21  08:11  Punt          V21  02:39 *FIELD GOAL    14-58   5:32
WCU      2nd V35  02:39  Kickoff       V35  02:15  Punt           3-0    0:24
MER      2nd H11  02:15  Punt          H33  01:08  Punt           5-22   1:07
WCU      2nd V27  01:08  Punt          H00  00:07 *TOUCHDOWN      8-73   1:01
MER      2nd H39  00:07  Kickoff       H38  00:00  End of half    1--1   0:07

MER      3rd H25  15:00  Kickoff       V39  11:56  Fumble         7-36   3:04
WCU      3rd V39  11:56  Fumble        H00  09:55 *TOUCHDOWN      6-61   2:01
MER      3rd H21  09:55  Kickoff       V00  05:44 *TOUCHDOWN     10-79   4:11
WCU      3rd V05  05:44  Kickoff       V04  05:44  Fumble         0--1   0:00
MER      3rd V04  05:44  Fumble        V00  05:35 *TOUCHDOWN      1-4    0:09
WCU      3rd V18  05:35  Kickoff       V34  04:37  Interception   3-16   0:58
MER      3rd V33  04:37  Interception  V00  03:57 *TOUCHDOWN      2-33   0:40
WCU      3rd V18  03:57  Kickoff       H00  01:21 *TOUCHDOWN      8-82   2:36
MER      3rd H39  01:21  Kickoff       V00  14:56 *TOUCHDOWN      4-61   1:25

WCU      4th V25  14:56  Kickoff       H08  12:59  Fumble         7-67   1:57
MER      4th H08  12:59  Fumble        H40  09:02  Punt           8-32   3:57
WCU      4th V17  09:02  Punt          H13  05:48 *FIELD GOAL    11-70   3:14
MER      4th V40  05:48  Kickoff       V00  01:53 *TOUCHDOWN      7-40   3:55
WCU      4th V25  01:53  Kickoff       V29  01:42  Interception   2-4    0:11
MER      4th V35  01:42  Interception  V26  00:00  End of half    2-9    1:42



Defensive Statistics


                                Defensive Statistics (Final)
                          2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
                  Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)


Western Carolina    
## Player               Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
35 Keion Crossen           8    4   12     .     .   .     .      2    .      .     .
43 Kendall White           3    4    7     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
25 Shamon Elliott          5    1    6  1.0/2    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
29 Marvin Tillman          4    2    6     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
97 Ezavian Dunn            3    3    6     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     1
27 Tyson Dickson           1    5    6     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
26 Trey Morgan             4    1    5     .     .   .     .      2    .      .     .
33 Coleman Cunningham      3    2    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
95 Daniel Nash             2    3    5     .     1   .     .      .    .      .     1
58 Daniel Riddle           2    2    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
96 Tahjai Watt             2    2    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
22 Mikey White             2    1    3     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
92 Andrew Mayton           2    1    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
57 Avery Worsham           1    2    3  1.0/10   .   .     .      .    .   1.0/10   1
4  A.J. Newman             2    .    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
81 Jacob Robinson          1    1    2     .     .  1-0    .      .    .      .     .
32 Chris Seaborn           1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
91 Tyler Junius            .    2    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
94 Jake Helms              1    .    1  1.0/1    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
28 Terrance Wilson         .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
19 Devarius Cortner        .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
78 Sheldon Kinard          .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .

Mercer              
## Player               Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
37 Tyler Ward              4    5    9     .     1   .     .      .    .      .     1
21 Zach Jackson            5    2    7     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
17 Eric Jackson            4    2    6     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
16 LeMarkus Bailey         3    2    5     .     .  1-0   1-0     .    .      .     .
26 Jeremy James            3    2    5     .     .   .     .      2    .      .     .
9  Lendell Arnold          3    2    5     .     .   .    1-1     .    .      .     .
23 Will Coneway            2    3    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
11 Tosin Aguebor           2    3    5  1.5/10   .   .     .      .    .   1.0/9    .
51 Kyle Williams           1    4    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
52 Kyle Trammell           2    1    3  1.0/1    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
41 Isaiah Buehler          .    3    3  0.5/2    .   .     .      .    .      .     1
97 Marvin Davis            2    .    2  1.0/4    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
3  Stephen Houzah          1    1    2     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
2  Lee Bennett             1    1    2  1.0/2    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
99 Austin Barrett          1    1    2     .     1   .     .      .    .      .     .
29 Brandon Gurley          1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
59 Tunde Ayinla            .    2    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
33 Tripp Patterson         .    2    2     .     .  1-0    .      .    .      .     1
96 Destin Guillen          .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
92 Kelly Brooks            .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
44 Travonte Easley         .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
58 Dorian Kithcart         .    .    .     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     1
30 Mike Gray               .    .    .     .     .  1-0    .      1    .      .     .



Participation Report


                          Participation Report (Final)
                    2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
            Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)


Western Carolina                               Mercer

POS  ## OFFENSE                                POS  ## OFFENSE
LT   63 Zach Weeks                             LT   78 Thomas Marchman
LG   72 Andrew Miles                           LG   76 Jake Flath
C    65 Kaleb Spry                             C    54 Kirby Southard
RG   50 Walker Lanning                         RG   65 Caleb Yates
RT   75 Nathan Dalton                          RT   73 Niederreither
QB   21 Detrez Newsome                         QB   7  John Russ
RB   7  Corey Holloway                         RB   27 Alex Lakes
TE   44 Aubry Payne                            TE   87 Sam Walker
WR   5  T. Robinson                            FB   49 Sam Arrington
WR   8  S. Robinson                            WR   8  Marquise Irvin
WR   88 Brad Swan                              WR   84 Avery Ward

POS  ## DEFENSE                                POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   95 Daniel Nash                            DE   41 Isaiah Buehler
DT   91 Tyler Junius                           DT   97 Marvin Davis
DT   97 Ezavian Dunn                           DE   92 Kelly Brooks
DE   57 Avery Worsham                          OLB  11 Tosin Aguebor
WLB  43 Kendall White                          ILB  37 Tyler Ward
MLB  27 Tyson Dickson                          ILB  2  Lee Bennett
SLB  4  A.J. Newman                            OLB  16 LeMarkus Bailey
CB   35 Keion Crossen                          S    9  Lendell Arnold
S    25 Shamon Elliott                         S    21 Zach Jackson
S    22 Mikey White                            CB   17 Eric Jackson
CB   26 Trey Morgan                            CB   26 Jeremy James


 Western Carolina: 2-Connell Young, 6-C.J. Goodman, 12-Tyrie Adams, 15-Michael Helms, 16-Skyler Matheson, 18-Bryce Wilson,
 19-D. Cortner, 24-Jay Gibbs, 28-Terrance Wilson, 29-Marvin Tillman, 32-Chris Seaborn, 33-C. Cunningham, 45-James Foushee,
 46-Austin Phillips, 47-Myreon Bennett, 48-M. Chancey, 49-Fred Mooring, 56-Jerod Walls, 58-Daniel Riddle, 59-C. Addertion,
 62-Ethan James, 69-Chase Stehling, 71-DeGraffinreed, 76-Sean Biette, 78-Sheldon Kinard, 81-Jacob Robinson, 83-Ian Berryman,
 84-Logan Howard, 92-Andrew Mayton, 94-Jake Helms, 96-Tahjai Watt.

 Mercer: 1-Jordan Marshall, 3-Stephen Houzah, 6-Josh Jones, 10-Corey Lockett, 12-Michael Haynes, 13-Chandler Curtis,
 18-Nevin Harton, 20-Kam Lott, 22-Sytavious Brown, 23-Will Coneway, 25-Payton Usher, 29-Brandon Gurley, 30-Mike Gray,
 32-Brandon Coney, 33-Tripp Patterson, 34-CJ Kleckley, 35-Jonathan Ward, 38-Robert Brown, 42-Seth Hattaway, 44-Travonte Easley,
 47-Jagger Lieb, 51-Kyle Williams, 52-Kyle Trammell, 53-Steven Nixon, 58-Dorian Kithcart, 59-Tunde Ayinla, 70-Mitch Payne,
 71-Dawson Ellis, 74-David Raschen, 77-Garrett Smith, 85-Tyler Zielenske, 86-Kelby Brock, 88-Chris Ellington, 95-Jalen Penn,
 96-Destin Guillen, 98-Cole Fisher, 99-Austin Barrett.



Box Score

                               Box Score (Final)
            Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Western Carolina....  0  7 14  3  - 24       Record: (1-5,0-4)
Mercer..............  0  3 21 14  - 38       Record: (3-3,2-2)



Scoring Summary:
2nd 02:39 MER - Cole Fisher 38 yd field goal, 14-58 5:32, WCU 0 - MER 3
    00:07 WCU - Detrez Newsome 24 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Logan Howard kick), 8-73 1:01, WCU 7 - MER 3
3rd 09:55 WCU - Connell Young 2 yd run (Logan Howard kick), 6-61 2:01, WCU 14 - MER 3
    05:44 MER - Sam Walker 19 yd pass from John Russ (Cole Fisher kick), 10-79 4:11, WCU 14 - MER 10
    05:35 MER - Alex Lakes 4 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 1-4 0:09, WCU 14 - MER 17
    03:57 MER - Marquise Irvin 21 yd pass from John Russ (Cole Fisher kick), 2-33 0:40, WCU 14 - MER 24
    01:21 WCU - Terryon Robinson 43 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Logan Howard kick), 8-82 2:36, WCU 21 - MER 24
4th 14:56 MER - Chandler Curtis 5 yd pass from John Russ (Cole Fisher kick), 4-61 1:25, WCU 21 - MER 31
    05:48 WCU - Logan Howard 30 yd field goal, 11-70 3:14, WCU 24 - MER 31
    01:53 MER - Alex Lakes 2 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 7-40 3:55, WCU 24 - MER 38



                                    WCU      MER
FIRST DOWNS...................       25       28
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............    32-99   53-275
PASSING YDS (NET).............      384      224
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  40-25-2  32-18-0
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   72-483   85-499
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............      0-0      1-8
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     3-29     3-71
Interception Returns-Yards....      0-0      2-1
Punts (Number-Avg)............   3-56.3   3-45.3
Fumbles-Lost..................      3-3      2-1
Penalties-Yards...............    9-102     7-75
Possession Time...............    23:30    36:30
Third-Down Conversions........  3 of 10  8 of 16
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 1   0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      2-4      4-5
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     1-10      1-9


RUSHING: Western Carolina-Detrez Newsome 20-85; Connell Young 3-11; Tyrie
Adams 4-4; Corey Holloway 5-minus 1. Mercer-Alex Lakes 20-112; John Russ 15-60;
Payton Usher 5-45; CJ Kleckley 6-23; Kyle Williams 1-16; Chandler Curtis 1-12;
Kyle Trammell 4-8; TEAM 1-minus 1.

PASSING: Western Carolina-Tyrie Adams 25-39-2-384; TEAM 0-1-0-0.
Mercer-John Russ 18-32-0-224.

RECEIVING: Western Carolina-Terryon Robinson 8-106; Aubry Payne 6-44;
Spearman Robinson 5-131; Detrez Newsome 5-63; Brad Swan Jr. 1-40.
Mercer-Marquise Irvin 6-57; Chandler Curtis 4-96; Sam Walker 4-32; Avery Ward
2-29; Kelby Brock 1-9; Alex Lakes 1-1.

INTERCEPTIONS: Western Carolina-None. Mercer-Lendell Arnold 1-1; LeMarkus
Bailey 1-0.

FUMBLES: Western Carolina-Detrez Newsome 3-3. Mercer-Kyle Williams 1-1;
Payton Usher 1-0.

Stadium: Five Star Stadium     Attendance: 12247
Kickoff time: 4:04 PM   End of Game: 7:37 PM   Total elapsed time: 3:33
Officials: Referee: Marshall Lewis; Umpire: Scott Ray; Linesman: Jerry Wilson;
Line judge: Brian Harless; Back judge: Scott Prewitt; Field judge: Mark Brooks;
Side judge: Michael Crowley;
Temperature: 75        Wind: E, 6      Weather: Cloudy



            Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)

SACKS (UA-A): Western Carolina-Avery Worsham 1-0. Mercer-Tosin Aguebor
1-0.

TACKLES (UA-A): Western Carolina-Keion Crossen 8-4; Kendall White 3-4;
Shamon Elliott 5-1; Marvin Tillman 4-2; Ezavian Dunn 3-3; Tyson Dickson 1-5;
Trey Morgan 4-1; Coleman Cunningham 3-2; Daniel Nash 2-3; Tahjai Watt 2-2;
Daniel Riddle 2-2; Mikey White 2-1; Andrew Mayton 2-1; Avery Worsham 1-2; A.J.
Newman 2-0; Chris Seaborn 1-1; Jacob Robinson 1-1; Tyler Junius 0-2; Jake Helms
1-0; Terrance Wilson 0-1; Devarius Cortner 0-1; Sheldon Kinard 0-1. Mercer-Tyler
Ward 4-5; Zach Jackson 5-2; Eric Jackson 4-2; Jeremy James 3-2; Lendell Arnold
3-2; LeMarkus Bailey 3-2; Will Coneway 2-3; Tosin Aguebor 2-3; Kyle Williams
1-4; Kyle Trammell 2-1; Isaiah Buehler 0-3; Marvin Davis 2-0; Brandon Gurley
1-1; Austin Barrett 1-1; Lee Bennett 1-1; Stephen Houzah 1-1; Tunde Ayinla 0-2;
Tripp Patterson 0-2; Travonte Easley 0-1; Kelly Brooks 0-1; Destin Guillen 0-1.


Game Starters:
Western Carolina

POS  ## OFFENSE
LT   63 Zach Weeks
LG   72 Andrew Miles
C    65 Kaleb Spry
RG   50 Walker Lanning
RT   75 Nathan Dalton
QB   21 Detrez Newsome
RB   7  Corey Holloway
TE   44 Aubry Payne
WR   5  T. Robinson
WR   8  S. Robinson
WR   88 Brad Swan

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   95 Daniel Nash
DT   91 Tyler Junius
DT   97 Ezavian Dunn
DE   57 Avery Worsham
WLB  43 Kendall White
MLB  27 Tyson Dickson
SLB  4  A.J. Newman
CB   35 Keion Crossen
S    25 Shamon Elliott
S    22 Mikey White
CB   26 Trey Morgan

Mercer

POS  ## OFFENSE
LT   78 Thomas Marchman
LG   76 Jake Flath
C    54 Kirby Southard
RG   65 Caleb Yates
RT   73 Niederreither
QB   7  John Russ
RB   27 Alex Lakes
TE   87 Sam Walker
FB   49 Sam Arrington
WR   8  Marquise Irvin
WR   84 Avery Ward

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   41 Isaiah Buehler
DT   97 Marvin Davis
DE   92 Kelly Brooks
OLB  11 Tosin Aguebor
ILB  37 Tyler Ward
ILB  2  Lee Bennett
OLB  16 LeMarkus Bailey
S    9  Lendell Arnold
S    21 Zach Jackson
CB   17 Eric Jackson
CB   26 Jeremy James


Player participation:


Western Carolina: 2-Connell Young, 6-C.J. Goodman, 12-Tyrie Adams, 15-Michael Helms, 16-Skyler Matheson, 18-Bryce Wilson,
19-D. Cortner, 24-Jay Gibbs, 28-Terrance Wilson, 29-Marvin Tillman, 32-Chris Seaborn, 33-C. Cunningham, 45-James Foushee,
46-Austin Phillips, 47-Myreon Bennett, 48-M. Chancey, 49-Fred Mooring, 56-Jerod Walls, 58-Daniel Riddle, 59-C. Addertion,
62-Ethan James, 69-Chase Stehling, 71-DeGraffinreed, 76-Sean Biette, 78-Sheldon Kinard, 81-Jacob Robinson, 83-Ian Berryman,
84-Logan Howard, 92-Andrew Mayton, 94-Jake Helms, 96-Tahjai Watt.

Mercer: 1-Jordan Marshall, 3-Stephen Houzah, 6-Josh Jones, 10-Corey Lockett, 12-Michael Haynes, 13-Chandler Curtis,
18-Nevin Harton, 20-Kam Lott, 22-Sytavious Brown, 23-Will Coneway, 25-Payton Usher, 29-Brandon Gurley, 30-Mike Gray,
32-Brandon Coney, 33-Tripp Patterson, 34-CJ Kleckley, 35-Jonathan Ward, 38-Robert Brown, 42-Seth Hattaway, 44-Travonte Easley,
47-Jagger Lieb, 51-Kyle Williams, 52-Kyle Trammell, 53-Steven Nixon, 58-Dorian Kithcart, 59-Tunde Ayinla, 70-Mitch Payne,
71-Dawson Ellis, 74-David Raschen, 77-Garrett Smith, 85-Tyler Zielenske, 86-Kelby Brock, 88-Chris Ellington, 95-Jalen Penn,
96-Destin Guillen, 98-Cole Fisher, 99-Austin Barrett.




Play-by-Play Summary


                               Play-by-Play Summary (1st quarter)
                            2016 Western Carolina Catamount Football
                    Western Carolina vs Mercer (Oct 15, 2016 at Macon, Ga.)

  V 1-10 V35   MER      85 now wearing 15.
  V 1-10 V35   MER      52 now wearing 39.
               Mercer Captains: #11 Aguebor, #73 Niederreither, #7 Russ, #37 T. Ward
               WCU Captains: #3 Payne, #21 Newsome, #58 Riddle, #62 James
               Mercer wins the coin toss, defers to the second half
  V 1-10 V35   MER ball on MER35.

                   Jagger Lieb kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, touchback.
  V 1-10 V25   Corey Holloway rush for no gain to the WCU25 (Lee Bennett;Isaiah Buehler).
  V 2-10 V25   Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU28 (Kelly Brooks;Tyler Ward).
  V 3-7  V28   Detrez Newsome rush for loss of 4 yards to the WCU24 (Marvin Davis).
  V 4-11 V24   Ian Berryman punt 43 yards to the MER33, Marquise Irvin return to the MER49
               (Keion Crossen), PENALTY MER roughing the kicker (Corey Lockett) 15 yards
               to the WCU39, 1ST DOWN WCU, NO PLAY.
  V 1-10 V39   Detrez Newsome rush for 9 yards to the WCU48 (Lendell Arnold).
  V 2-1  V48   Detrez Newsome rush for 1 yard to the WCU49, 1ST DOWN WCU (Tyler
               Ward;Tripp Patterson).
  V 1-10 V49   Connell Young rush for 8 yards to the MER43 (LeMarkus Bailey;Kyle Williams).
  V 2-2  H43   Connell Young rush for 1 yard to the MER42 (Tyler Ward;Destin Guillen).
  V 3-1  H42   Corey Holloway rush for 1 yard to the MER41, 1ST DOWN WCU (Tunde
               Ayinla;Austin Barrett).
  V 1-10 H41   Detrez Newsome rush for 1 yard to the MER40, fumble forced by Austin
               Barrett, fumble by Detrez Newsome recovered by MER Tripp Patterson at MER40.
--------------- 9 plays, 35 yards, TOP 04:19 ---------------

      H 1-10 H40   MERCER drive start at 10:41.
      H 1-10 H40   Alex Lakes rush for 8 yards to the MER48 (Tyson Dickson;Mikey White).
      H 2-2  H48   Alex Lakes rush for 8 yards to the WCU44, 1ST DOWN MER (Ezavian
                   Dunn).
      H 1-10 V44   Alex Lakes rush for 23 yards to the WCU21, 1ST DOWN MER,
                   out-of-bounds (Shamon Elliott).
      H 1-10 V21   Alex Lakes rush for 3 yards to the WCU18 (Ezavian Dunn;Tyler Junius).
      H 2-7  V18   John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward (Trey Morgan).
      H 3-7  V18   John Russ sacked for loss of 10 yards to the WCU28 (Avery Worsham).
      H 4-17 V28   Cole Fisher field goal attempt from 45 MISSED - short, spot at WCU28,
                   clock 08:56.
--------------- 7 plays, 32 yards, TOP 01:45 ---------------

  V 1-10 V28   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 08:56.
  V 1-10 V28   Detrez Newsome rush for 4 yards to the WCU32 (Isaiah Buehler;Kyle Trammell).
  V 2-6  V32   Corey Holloway rush for loss of 3 yards to the WCU29 (Isaiah Buehler;Tosin
               Aguebor).
  V 3-9  V29   Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU32 (Tyler Ward).
  V 4-6  V32   Ian Berryman punt 64 yards to the MER4, downed.
--------------- 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 02:03 ---------------

      H 1-10 H04   MERCER drive start at 06:53.
      H 1-10 H04   Payton Usher rush for 13 yards to the MER17, 1ST DOWN MER
                   (Ezavian Dunn;Daniel Nash).
      H 1-10 H17   John Russ pass complete to Sam Walker for 6 yards to the MER23 (Kendall
                   White).
      H 2-4  H23   Payton Usher rush for 10 yards to the MER33, fumble forced by Daniel
                   Nash, fumble by Payton Usher recovered by MER Payton Usher at MER33, 1ST
                   DOWN MER.
      H 1-10 H33   John Russ pass incomplete to Payton Usher.
      H 2-10 H33   John Russ pass complete to Avery Ward for 11 yards to the MER44, 1ST
                   DOWN MER (Keion Crossen), PENALTY WCU holding declined.
      H 1-10 H44   Payton Usher rush for 2 yards to the MER46 (Sheldon Kinard;Tahjai Watt).
      H 2-8  H46   John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 7 yards to the WCU47.
      H 3-1  V47   Alex Lakes rush for 3 yards to the WCU44, 1ST DOWN MER (Kendall
                   White;Tyson Dickson).
      H 1-10 V44   Payton Usher rush for 7 yards to the WCU37 (Ezavian Dunn).
      H 2-3  V37   Payton Usher rush for 13 yards to the WCU24, 1ST DOWN MER,
                   out-of-bounds (Keion Crossen).
      H 1-10 V24   John Russ pass complete to Jordan Marshall for 17 yards to the WCU7
                   (Shamon Elliott), PENALTY MER ineligible downfield on pass (Thomas
                   Marchman) 5 yards to the WCU29, NO PLAY.
      H 1-15 V29   Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the WCU27 (Daniel Riddle).
      H 2-13 V27   John Russ rush for 5 yards to the WCU22 (Keion Crossen;Daniel Riddle).
      H 3-8  V22   John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward.
      H 4-8  V22   Cole Fisher field goal attempt from 39 MISSED - wide right, spot at
                   WCU22, clock 00:44.
--------------- 14 plays, 74 yards, TOP 06:09 ---------------

  V 1-10 V22   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 00:44.
  V 1-10 V22   Tyrie Adams pass complete to S. Robinson for 41 yards to the MER37, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Jeremy James).
  V 1-10 H37   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 6 yards to the MER31,
               out-of-bounds (Lendell Arnold).
  V 2-4  H31   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 9 yards to the MER22, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Eric Jackson;Lendell Arnold).
  V 1-10 H22   Clock 00:00.

                                  =====END OF 1st QUARTER=====
                                  WESTERN CAROLINA 0, MERCER 0
                                  ============================

Play-by-Play Summary (2nd quarter)
  V 1-10 H22   Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
  V 1-10 H22   1st and 10.
  V 1-10 H22   Detrez Newsome rush for 6 yards to the MER16 (Kyle Williams).
  V 2-4  H16   Detrez Newsome rush for 6 yards to the MER10, 1ST DOWN WCU (LeMarkus
               Bailey;Tosin Aguebor).
  V 1-G  H10   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Brad Swan (Eric Jackson).
  V 2-G  H10   Tyrie Adams rush for 2 yards to the MER8 (Will Coneway;Tunde Ayinla).
  V 3-G  H08   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Aubry Payne (Zach Jackson).
  V 4-G  H08   Logan Howard field goal attempt from 26 MISSED - wide right, spot at MER20,
               clock 13:14.
--------------- 9 plays, 70 yards, TOP 02:30 ---------------

      H 1-10 H20   MERCER drive start at 13:14.
      H 1-10 H20   Kyle Trammell rush for 6 yards to the MER26 (Daniel Riddle).
      H 2-4  H26   Kyle Trammell rush for 3 yards to the MER29 (C. Cunningham;Shamon
                   Elliott).
      H 3-1  H29   John Russ rush for 4 yards to the MER33, 1ST DOWN MER (C.
                   Cunningham).
      H 1-10 H33   Kyle Trammell rush for 1 yard to the MER34 (Daniel Riddle;Andrew
                   Mayton).
      H 2-9  H34   Kyle Trammell rush for loss of 2 yards to the MER32 (Shamon Elliott).
      H 3-11 H32   John Russ pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin, QB hurry by Avery Worsham.
      H 4-11 H32   Tyler Zielenske punt 53 yards to the WCU15, downed.
--------------- 6 plays, 12 yards, TOP 02:47 ---------------

  V 1-10 V15   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 10:27.
  V 1-10 V15   Detrez Newsome rush for no gain to the WCU15 (LeMarkus Bailey).
  V 2-10 V15   Tyrie Adams pass complete to S. Robinson for 26 yards to the WCU41, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Zach Jackson).
  V 1-10 V41   Detrez Newsome rush for no gain to the WCU41 (Will Coneway), PENALTY WCU
               personal foul (Zach Weeks) 15 yards to the WCU26, NO PLAY.
  V 1-25 V26   Tyrie Adams sacked for loss of 9 yards to the WCU17 (Tosin Aguebor).
  V 2-34 V17   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 19 yards to the WCU36 (Tosin
               Aguebor).
  V 3-15 V36   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Detrez Newsome.
  V 4-15 V36   Ian Berryman punt 51 yards to the MER13, Chandler Curtis return 8 yards to
               the MER21 (Marvin Tillman;Tahjai Watt).
--------------- 5 plays, 21 yards, TOP 02:16 ---------------

      H 1-10 H21   MERCER drive start at 08:11.
      H 1-10 H21   John Russ pass complete to Sam Walker for 1 yard to the MER22 (Chris
                   Seaborn).
      H 2-9  H22   John Russ rush for 5 yards to the MER27 (A.J. Newman), PENALTY MER
                   holding (Thomas Marchman) 10 yards to the MER12, NO PLAY.
      H 2-19 H12   John Russ pass incomplete to CJ Kleckley, QB hurry by Ezavian Dunn.
      H 3-19 H12   John Russ rush for 11 yards to the MER23, out-of-bounds (A.J. Newman).
      H 4-8  H23   Tyler Zielenske punt 45 yards to the WCU32, fair catch by Connell Young,
                   PENALTY WCU roughing the kicker (M. Chancey) 14 yards to the MER37,
                   1ST DOWN MER, NO PLAY.
      H 1-10 H37   John Russ rush for 6 yards to the MER43 (Keion Crossen;Marvin Tillman).
      H 2-4  H43   Alex Lakes rush for 3 yards to the MER46 (Kendall White;Terrance
                   Wilson).
      H 3-1  H46   John Russ rush for 6 yards to the WCU48, 1ST DOWN MER (Marvin
                   Tillman).
      H 1-10 V48   Alex Lakes rush for 6 yards to the WCU42 (Andrew Mayton).
      H 2-4  V42   John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward.
      H 3-4  V42   Timeout Western Carolina, clock 04:38.
      H 3-4  V42   John Russ rush for 6 yards to the WCU36, 1ST DOWN MER (Kendall
                   White;Tyson Dickson).
      H 1-10 V36   Michael Haynes at QB for Mercer.
      H 1-10 V36   Alex Lakes rush for 11 yards to the WCU25, 1ST DOWN MER (Keion
                   Crossen;Tyson Dickson).
      H 1-10 V25   John Russ at QB for Mercer.
      H 1-10 V25   John Russ rush for 4 yards to the WCU21, out-of-bounds (Andrew Mayton).
      H 2-6  V21   John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward (Trey Morgan).
      H 3-6  V21   Timeout Mercer, clock 02:50.
      H 3-6  V21   John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward (Marvin Tillman).
      H 4-6  V21   Cole Fisher field goal attempt from 38 GOOD, clock 02:39.

                                  ============================
                                  WESTERN CAROLINA 0, MERCER 3
                                  ============================

--------------- 14 plays, 58 yards, TOP 05:32 ---------------

                   Jagger Lieb kickoff 56 yards to the WCU9, out-of-bounds, WCU ball on
                   WCU35.
  V 1-10 V35   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 02:39.
  V 1-10 V35   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Detrez Newsome, QB hurry by Isaiah Buehler.
  V 2-10 V35   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Detrez Newsome, QB hurry by Tripp Patterson.
  V 3-10 V35   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Brad Swan (Jeremy James).
  V 4-10 V35   Ian Berryman punt 54 yards to the MER11.
--------------- 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:24 ---------------

      H 1-10 H11   MERCER drive start at 02:15.
      H 1-10 H11   Alex Lakes rush for 4 yards to the MER15 (C. Cunningham).
      H 2-6  H15   John Russ pass complete to Avery Ward for 18 yards to the MER33, 1ST
                   DOWN MER (Trey Morgan).
      H 1-10 H33   John Russ pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin (Keion Crossen).
      H 2-10 H33   John Russ pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis.
      H 3-10 H33   Timeout Mercer, clock 01:19.
      H 3-10 H33   John Russ pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin.
      H 4-10 H33   Tyler Zielenske punt 40 yards to the WCU27, fair catch by Connell Young.
--------------- 5 plays, 22 yards, TOP 01:07 ---------------

  V 1-10 V27   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 01:08.
  V 1-10 V27   Tyrie Adams rush for 4 yards to the WCU31 (Will Coneway), PENALTY WCU
               holding (Nathan Dalton) 10 yards to the WCU17, NO PLAY.
  V 1-20 V17   Detrez Newsome rush for 5 yards to the WCU22 (Eric Jackson;Tripp Patterson).
  V 2-15 V22   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to S. Robinson (Stephen Houzah).
  V 3-15 V22   Detrez Newsome rush for 17 yards to the WCU39, 1ST DOWN WCU,
               out-of-bounds (Zach Jackson).
  V 1-10 V39   Clock 00:36.
  V 1-10 V39   Tyrie Adams rush for 8 yards to the WCU47 (Eric Jackson).
  V 2-2  V47   Timeout Western Carolina, clock 00:26.
  V 2-2  V47   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Aubry Payne for 9 yards to the MER44, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Eric Jackson).
  V 1-10 H44   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 16 yards to the MER28, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Zach Jackson).
  V 1-10 H28   TEAM pass incomplete.
  V 2-10 H28   Clock 00:13.
  V 2-10 H28   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 4 yards to the MER24, Detrez
               Newsome for 24 yards to the MER0, 1ST DOWN WCU, TOUCHDOWN, clock
               00:07.
               Logan Howard kick attempt good.

                                  ============================
                                  WESTERN CAROLINA 7, MERCER 3
                                  ============================

--------------- 8 plays, 73 yards, TOP 01:01 ---------------

               Logan Howard kickoff 26 yards to the MER39, on-side kick, recovered by MER
               Chris Ellington on MER39.
      H 1-10 H39   MERCER drive start at 00:07.
      H 1-10 H39   TEAM rush for loss of 1 yard to the MER38.
      H 2-11 H38   End of half, clock 00:00.

                                  =====END OF 2nd QUARTER=====
                                  WESTERN CAROLINA 7, MERCER 3
                                  ============================

Play-by-Play Summary (3rd quarter)
      H 2-11 H38   Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, WCU ball on WCU35.
--------------- 1 plays, minus 1 yards, TOP 00:07 ---------------

               Logan Howard kickoff 65 yards to the MER0, touchback.
      H 1-10 H25   MERCER drive start at 15:00.
      H 1-10 H25   Alex Lakes rush for 3 yards to the MER28 (Keion Crossen).
      H 2-7  H28   Alex Lakes rush for 4 yards to the MER32 (Kendall White).
      H 3-3  H32   John Russ pass complete to Sam Walker for 6 yards to the MER38, 1ST
                   DOWN MER (Kendall White).
      H 1-10 H38   John Russ pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin (Mikey White).
      H 2-10 H38   John Russ pass complete to Alex Lakes for 1 yard to the MER39 (Chris
                   Seaborn;Keion Crossen).
      H 3-9  H39   John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 6 yards to the MER45
                   (Tyler Junius;C. Cunningham).
      H 4-3  H45   Kyle Williams rush for 2 yards to the MER47, fumble by Kyle Williams
                   recovered by WCU Jacob Robinson at WCU39.
--------------- 7 plays, 36 yards, TOP 03:04 ---------------

  V 1-10 V39   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 11:56.
  V 1-10 V39   Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU42 (Kyle Williams;Jeremy James).
  V 2-7  V42   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 11 yards to the MER47,
               1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (LeMarkus Bailey).
  V 1-10 H47   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 2 yards to the MER45
               (LeMarkus Bailey).
  V 2-8  H45   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Brad Swan for 40 yards to the MER5, 1ST DOWN
               WCU (Eric Jackson).
  V 1-G  H05   Corey Holloway rush for 3 yards to the MER2 (Jeremy James;Tyler Ward).
  V 2-G  H02   Connell Young rush for 2 yards to the MER0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:55.
               Logan Howard kick attempt good.

                                 =============================
                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 14, MERCER 3
                                 =============================

--------------- 6 plays, 61 yards, TOP 02:01 ---------------

               Logan Howard kickoff 65 yards to the MER0, Chandler Curtis return 21 yards
               to the MER21 (Jacob Robinson;D. Cortner).
      H 1-10 H21   MERCER drive start at 09:55.
      H 1-10 H21   John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 4 yards to the MER25
                   (Keion Crossen).
      H 2-6  H25   CJ Kleckley rush for 5 yards to the MER30 (Mikey White).
      H 3-1  H30   Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the MER32, 1ST DOWN MER (Keion
                   Crossen).
      H 1-10 H32   PENALTY MER substitution infraction 5 yards to the MER27.
      H 1-15 H27   John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 10 yards to the MER37
                   (Keion Crossen).
      H 2-5  H37   John Russ rush for 8 yards to the MER45, 1ST DOWN MER,
                   out-of-bounds (Shamon Elliott).
      H 1-10 H45   CJ Kleckley rush for 4 yards to the MER49 (Mikey White), PENALTY MER
                   holding (Sam Walker) 10 yards to the MER39.
      H 1-16 H39   1st and 16.
      H 1-16 H39   John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 30 yards to the WCU31,
                   1ST DOWN MER (Marvin Tillman).
      H 1-10 V31   CJ Kleckley rush for 4 yards to the WCU27 (C. Cunningham).
      H 2-6  V27   John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 8 yards to the WCU19,
                   1ST DOWN MER (Trey Morgan).
      H 1-10 V19   John Russ pass complete to Sam Walker for 19 yards to the WCU0, 1ST
                   DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:44.
                   Cole Fisher kick attempt good.

                                 ==============================
                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 14, MERCER 10
                                 ==============================

      H 1-G  H35   PENALTY WCU roughing passer (Andrew Mayton) 15 yards to the 50
                   yardline.
                   Roughing the passer penalty from previous play assessed on kickoff
--------------- 10 plays, 79 yards, TOP 04:11 ---------------

                   Jagger Lieb kickoff 45 yards to the WCU5, Detrez Newsome return 0 yards
                   to the WCU5, fumble by Detrez Newsome recovered by MER LeMarkus Bailey at
                   WCU4.
      H 1-G  V04   MERCER drive start at 05:44.
      H 1-G  V04   Alex Lakes rush for 4 yards to the WCU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:35.
      H 1-G  V03   Timeout Western Carolina, clock 05:35.
                   Cole Fisher kick attempt good.

                                 ==============================
                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 14, MERCER 17
                                 ==============================

--------------- 1 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:09 ---------------

                   Jagger Lieb kickoff 54 yards to the WCU11, Detrez Newsome return 17
                   yards to the WCU28 (Brandon Gurley;Travonte Easley), PENALTY WCU holding
                   (Chris Seaborn) 10 yards to the WCU18, 1st and 10, WCU ball on WCU18.
  V 1-10 V18   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 05:35.
  V 1-10 V18   Detrez Newsome rush for 6 yards to the WCU24 (Will Coneway;Stephen Houzah).
  V 2-4  V24   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Aubry Payne for 10 yards to the WCU34, 1ST
               DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Tosin Aguebor;Zach Jackson).
  V 1-10 V34   Tyrie Adams pass intercepted by LeMarkus Bailey at the WCU33, LeMarkus
               Bailey return 0 yards to the WCU33, QB hurry by Dorian Kithcart.
--------------- 3 plays, 16 yards, TOP 00:58 ---------------

      H 1-10 V33   MERCER drive start at 04:37.
      H 1-10 V33   Chandler Curtis rush for 12 yards to the WCU21, 1ST DOWN MER
                   (Trey Morgan).
      H 1-10 V21   John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 21 yards to the WCU0,
                   1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:57.
                   Cole Fisher kick attempt good.

                                 ==============================
                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 14, MERCER 24
                                 ==============================

--------------- 2 plays, 33 yards, TOP 00:40 ---------------

                   Jagger Lieb kickoff 60 yards to the WCU5, Detrez Newsome return 13 yards
                   to the WCU18 (Brandon Gurley).
  V 1-10 V18   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 03:57.
  V 1-10 V18   Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU21 (Kyle Williams;Tyler Ward).
  V 2-7  V21   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to S. Robinson.
  V 3-7  V21   Tyrie Adams pass complete to S. Robinson for 22 yards to the WCU43, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Lendell Arnold).
  V 1-10 V43   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Aubry Payne for 5 yards to the WCU48.
  V 2-5  V48   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to S. Robinson (Jeremy James), QB hurry by Tyler
               Ward.
  V 3-5  V48   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 3 yards to the MER49 (Eric
               Jackson).
  V 4-2  H49   Detrez Newsome rush for 6 yards to the MER43, 1ST DOWN WCU (Lendell
               Arnold;Zach Jackson).
  V 1-10 H43   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 43 yards to the MER0, 1ST
               DOWN WCU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:21.
               Unsportsmanlike conduct on WCU #5 to be assessed on KO (celebration)
               Logan Howard kick attempt good.

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                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 21, MERCER 24
                                 ==============================

  V 1-G  V35   PENALTY WCU unsportsmanlike conduct (T. Robinson) 15 yards to the
               WCU20.
--------------- 8 plays, 82 yards, TOP 02:36 ---------------

               Logan Howard kickoff 60 yards to the MER20, Chandler Curtis return 19 yards
               to the MER39 (Jacob Robinson).
      H 1-10 H39   MERCER drive start at 01:21.
      H 1-10 H39   John Russ pass incomplete to Josh Jones, QB hurry by Daniel Nash.
      H 2-10 H39   John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 55 yards to the WCU6,
                   1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Keion Crossen).
      H 1-G  V06   John Russ rush for 1 yard to the WCU5 (Tahjai Watt).
      H 2-G  V05   Clock 00:00.

                                 ======END OF 3rd QUARTER======
                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 21, MERCER 24
                                 ==============================

Play-by-Play Summary (4th quarter)
      H 2-G  V05   Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
      H 2-G  V05   John Russ pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 5 yards to the WCU0,
                   TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:56.
                   Cole Fisher kick attempt good.

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                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 21, MERCER 31
                                 ==============================

--------------- 4 plays, 61 yards, TOP 01:25 ---------------

                   Tyler Zielenske kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, touchback.
  V 1-10 V25   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 14:56.
  V 1-10 V25   Tyrie Adams pass complete to S. Robinson for 23 yards to the WCU48, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Jeremy James).
  V 1-10 V48   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 16 yards to the MER36, 1ST
               DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Zach Jackson).
  V 1-10 H36   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Aubry Payne for 8 yards to the MER28,
               out-of-bounds (Tyler Ward).
  V 2-2  H28   Tyrie Adams rush for 3 yards to the MER25, 1ST DOWN WCU (Marvin
               Davis).
  V 1-10 H25   Detrez Newsome rush for 9 yards to the MER16 (Will Coneway).
  V 2-1  H16   Detrez Newsome rush for 5 yards to the MER11, 1ST DOWN WCU (Kyle
               Williams;Will Coneway).
  V 1-10 H11   Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the MER8, fumble forced by Tyler Ward,
               fumble by Detrez Newsome recovered by MER Mike Gray at MER8.
--------------- 7 plays, 67 yards, TOP 01:57 ---------------

      H 1-10 H08   MERCER drive start at 12:59.
      H 1-10 H08   John Russ pass complete to Kelby Brock for 9 yards to the MER17 (Tyson
                   Dickson;Kendall White).
      H 2-1  H17   CJ Kleckley rush for 6 yards to the MER23, 1ST DOWN MER (Tahjai
                   Watt).
      H 1-10 H23   CJ Kleckley rush for 3 yards to the MER26 (Shamon Elliott).
      H 2-7  H26   CJ Kleckley rush for 1 yard to the MER27 (Shamon Elliott).
      H 3-6  H27   John Russ pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 7 yards to the MER34,
                   1ST DOWN MER (Trey Morgan).
      H 1-10 H34   John Russ rush for 4 yards to the MER38 (A.J. Newman).
      H 2-6  H38   John Russ pass incomplete to Avery Ward (Keion Crossen).
      H 3-6  H38   John Russ rush for 2 yards to the MER40 (Keion Crossen).
      H 4-4  H40   Tyler Zielenske punt 43 yards to the WCU17, fair catch by Connell Young.
--------------- 8 plays, 32 yards, TOP 03:57 ---------------

  V 1-10 V17   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 09:02.
  V 1-10 V17   Corey Holloway rush for loss of 2 yards to the WCU15 (Lee Bennett).
  V 2-12 V15   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Brad Swan, PENALTY MER roughing passer
               (Destin Guillen) 15 yards to the WCU30, 1ST DOWN WCU, NO PLAY.
  V 1-10 V30   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 4 yards to the WCU34 (Jeremy
               James).
  V 2-6  V34   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Aubry Payne for 11 yards to the WCU45, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Tyler Ward).
  V 1-10 V45   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Aubry Payne for 1 yard to the WCU46 (Kyle
               Trammell).
  V 2-9  V46   Tyrie Adams pass complete to S. Robinson for 19 yards to the MER35, 1ST
               DOWN WCU (Stephen Houzah).
  V 1-10 H35   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Aubry Payne.
  V 2-10 H35   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Corey Holloway.
  V 3-10 H35   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to T. Robinson, PENALTY MER roughing passer
               (Lee Bennett) 15 yards to the MER20, 1ST DOWN WCU, NO PLAY.
  V 1-10 H20   Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 8 yards to the MER12 (Zach
               Jackson).
  V 2-2  H12   Detrez Newsome rush for loss of 1 yard to the MER13 (Kyle Trammell).
  V 3-3  H13   Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Aubry Payne (Mike Gray).
  V 4-3  H13   Logan Howard field goal attempt from 30 GOOD, clock 05:48.

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                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 24, MERCER 31
                                 ==============================

--------------- 11 plays, 70 yards, TOP 03:14 ---------------

               Logan Howard kickoff 51 yards to the MER14, Chandler Curtis return 31 yards
               to the MER45 (Marvin Tillman), PENALTY WCU unsportsmanlike conduct 15
               yards to the WCU40, 1st and 10, MER ball on WCU40.
      H 1-10 V40   MERCER drive start at 05:48.
      H 1-10 V40   John Russ rush for 11 yards to the WCU29, 1ST DOWN MER (Tyson
                   Dickson).
      H 1-10 V29   Alex Lakes rush for 9 yards to the WCU20 (Ezavian Dunn;Daniel Nash).
      H 2-1  V20   John Russ rush for loss of 1 yard to the WCU21 (Jake Helms).
      H 3-2  V21   Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the WCU20 (Tyler Junius), PENALTY WCU
                   offside 6 yards to the WCU15, 1ST DOWN MER, NO PLAY.
      H 1-10 V15   Alex Lakes rush for 6 yards to the WCU9 (Avery Worsham;Daniel Nash).
      H 2-4  V09   Timeout Mercer, clock 02:08.
      H 2-4  V09   Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the WCU7 (Daniel Nash).
      H 3-2  V07   Timeout Western Carolina, clock 02:04.
      H 3-2  V07   John Russ rush for 3 yards to the WCU4, 1ST DOWN MER (Marvin
                   Tillman), PENALTY WCU personal foul (Marvin Tillman) 2 yards to the WCU2,
                   1ST DOWN MER.
      H 1-G  V02   1st and 2.
      H 1-G  V02   Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the WCU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:53.
                   Cole Fisher kick attempt good.

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                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 24, MERCER 38
                                 ==============================

--------------- 7 plays, 40 yards, TOP 03:55 ---------------

                   Tyler Zielenske kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, touchback.
  V 1-10 V25   WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 01:53.
  V 1-10 V25   Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 4 yards to the WCU29,
               out-of-bounds (Will Coneway).
  V 2-6  V29   Tyrie Adams pass intercepted by Lendell Arnold at the WCU36, Lendell Arnold
               return 1 yards to the WCU35, out-of-bounds.
--------------- 2 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:11 ---------------

      H 1-10 V35   MERCER drive start at 01:42.
      H 1-10 V35   Alex Lakes rush for 7 yards to the WCU28 (Trey Morgan;Avery Worsham).
      H 2-3  V28   Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the WCU26 (Ezavian Dunn).
      H 3-1  V26   End of game, clock 00:00.
--------------- 2 plays, 9 yards, TOP 01:42 ---------------

                                 ==========FINAL SCORE=========
                                 WESTERN CAROLINA 24, MERCER 38
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