Mercer vs Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017)


 

Scoring Summary

 
Scoring Summary (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

Mercer (5-5,4-4) vs. Western Carolina (7-4,5-3)

Date: Nov 11, 2017 • Site: Cullowhee, N.C.  • Stadium: Whitmire Stadium  •  Attendance: 10681

Score by Quarters  Score 
Mercer   14  14  0  7  35 
Western Carolina   7  13  3  10  33 

SCORING SUMMARY   MER -WCU  
1st  11:29  WCU   Steffon Hill 34 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Joshua Gibson kick) 
         9 plays, 83 yards, TOP 3:31  0 - 7 
  05:58  MER   Tee Mitchell 1 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         3 plays, 13 yards, TOP 1:01  7 - 7 
  00:45  MER   Alex Lakes 1 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         8 plays, 36 yards, TOP 2:50  14 - 7 
2nd  10:13  WCU   Detrez Newsome 1 yd run (Joshua Gibson kick) 
         17 plays, 62 yards, TOP 5:23  14 - 14 
  06:06  MER   Chris Ellington 25 yd pass from Tanner Brumby (Cole Fisher kick) 
         10 plays, 75 yards, TOP 4:07  21 - 14 
  03:01  MER   Alex Lakes 24 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         5 plays, 99 yards, TOP 1:21  28 - 14 
  01:05  WCU   Austin Phillips 8 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Joshua Gibson kick failed) 
         6 plays, 75 yards, TOP 1:56  28 - 20 
3rd  12:37  WCU   Joshua Gibson 31 yd field goal 
         5 plays, 19 yards, TOP 2:11  28 - 23 
4th  08:54  WCU   Joshua Gibson 38 yd field goal 
         13 plays, 59 yards, TOP 4:37  28 - 26 
  05:21  MER   Kaelan Riley 1 yd run (Cole Fisher kick) 
         7 plays, 17 yards, TOP 3:22  35 - 26 
  03:47  WCU   Terryon Robinson 48 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Joshua Gibson kick) 
         7 plays, 75 yards, TOP 1:28  35 - 33 

Kickoff time: 2:05 PM  • End of Game: 5:22  • Total elapsed time: 2:57
Referee: Edwin Lee  •  Umpire: W. Kugelmann  •  Linesman: Walter Sloan  •  Line judge: Brian Harless  •  Back judge: Nathan Umberger •  Field judge: Michael Clary  •  Side judge: Will Lug  • 
Temperature: Mid 50s  • Wind: SSE 4mph • Weather: Partly Cloudy

 

Team Statistics

 
Team Statistics (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

 Team Totals  MER  WCU 
FIRST DOWNS  20  31 
   Rushing  12 
   Passing  19 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  217  129 
   Rushing Attempts  54  36 
   Average Per Rush  4.0  3.6 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  228  152 
   Yards Lost Rushing  11  23 
NET YARDS PASSING  127  378 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  10-16-0  35-47-1 
   Average Per Attempt  7.9  8.0 
   Average Per Completion  12.7  10.8 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  344  507 
   Total offense plays  70  83 
   Average Gain Per Play  4.9  6.1 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  1-1  2-1 
Penalties: Number-Yards  5-49  5-29 
PUNTS-YARDS  5-225  3-138 
   Average Yards Per Punt  45.0  46.0 
   Net Yards Per Punt  39.4  30.7 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  6-383  7-352 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  63.8  50.3 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  40.7  29.1 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  2-46-0  2-8-0 
   Average Per Return  23.0  4.0 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  6-128-0  5-119-0 
   Average Per Return  21.3  23.8 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-1-0  0-0-0 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  29:55  30:05 
   1st Quarter  7:34  7:26 
   2nd Quarter  6:06  8:54 
   3rd Quarter  7:26  7:34 
   4th Quarter  8:49  6:11 
Third-Down Conversions  7 of 14  9 of 14 
Fourth-Down Conversions  2 of 2  0 of 0 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  3-3  3-3 
   Touchdowns  3-3  2-3 
   Field goals  0-3  1-3 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  1-11  0-0 
PAT Kicks  5-5  3-4 
Field Goals  0-0  2-2 

 

Individual Statistics

 
Individual Statistics (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

Mercer
  
Western Carolina
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Tee Mitchell   26  120  120  24  4.6 
Alex Lakes   20  87  87  24  4.3 
Kaelan Riley   17  16  10  4.0 
Tyray Devezin   2.0 
TEAM   10  -10  -5.0 
Totals...  54  228  11  217  24  4.0 
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Detrez Newsome   19  63  60  16  3.2 
Tyrie Adams   15  75  20  55  11  3.7 
Corey Holloway   14  14  10  7.0 
Totals...  36  152  23  129  16  3.6 
  
  
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Kaelan Riley   9-15-0  102  37 
Tanner Brumby   1-1-0  25  25 
Totals...  10-16-0  127  37 
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Tyrie Adams   35-47-1  378  48 
Totals...  35-47-1  378  48 
  
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Sam Walker   30  13 
Marquise Irvin   35  37 
Chris Ellington  25  25 
Kelby Brock   15  15 
Chandler Curtis  10  10 
Tucker Cannon  
Avery Ward  
Totals...  10  127  37 
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Terryon Robinson  119  48 
Connell Young   76  38 
Detrez Newsome   58  15 
Steffon Hill   77  34 
Jordan Mathis   40  14 
Austin Phillips 
Totals...  35  378  48 
  
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Grant Goupil   225  45.0  52 
Totals...  225  45.0  52 
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Ian Berryman   138  46.0  55 
Totals...  138  46.0  55 
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Chandler Curtis  46  39  128  77 
Michael Freeman 
Lee Bennett  
Totals...  46  39  128  77 
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Terryon Robinson  12 
Tra Hardy   119  38 
Totals...  12  119  38 
  
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Chandler Curtis  10  128  46  184 
Tee Mitchell   120  120 
Alex Lakes   87  87 
Marquise Irvin   35  35 
Sam Walker   30  30 
Chris Ellington  25  25 
Kaelan Riley   16  16 
Kelby Brock   15  15 
Tucker Cannon  
Avery Ward  
Tyray Devezin  
Lee Bennett  
TEAM   -10  -10 
Totals...  217  127  128  46  519 
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Terryon Robinson  119  127 
Tra Hardy   119  119 
Detrez Newsome   60  58  118 
Steffon Hill   77  77 
Connell Young   76  76 
Tyrie Adams   55  55 
Jordan Mathis   40  40 
Corey Holloway   14  14 
Austin Phillips 
Totals...  129  378  119  634 
  
  
  
  
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
  
  
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Joshua Gibson  3rd  12:37  31 yards  Good 
Joshua Gibson  4th  08:54  38 yards  Good 
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Cole Fisher   383  63.8 
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Joel Poinsette   352  50.3 
 
FUMBLES: Mercer-Tee Mitchell 1-1. Western Carolina-Detrez Newsome 1-1; Tyrie Adams 1-0.

 

Drive Chart

 
Drive Chart (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
MER   1st  M22  11:24  Kickoff  M40  07:46     Punt  6-18  3:38    
MER   1st  W13  06:59  Interception  W00  05:58  TOUCHDOWN  3-13  1:01    
MER   1st  W36  03:35  Punt  W00  00:45  TOUCHDOWN  8-36  2:50    
MER   2nd  M25  10:13  Kickoff  W00  06:06  TOUCHDOWN  10-75  4:07    
MER   2nd  M01  04:22  Punt  W00  03:01  TOUCHDOWN  5-99  1:21    
MER   2nd  M37  01:00  Kickoff  M46  00:27     Punt  4-9  0:33    
MER   3rd  M28  15:00  Kickoff  M33  14:48     Fumble  1-5  0:12    
MER   3rd  M22  12:30  Kickoff  M49  08:51     Punt  8-27  3:39    
MER   3rd  M15  05:28  Fumble  M24  03:31     Punt  3-9  1:57    
MER   3rd  M19  01:31  Punt  M48  13:31     Punt  8-29  3:00    
MER   4th  W17  08:43  Kickoff  W00  05:21  TOUCHDOWN  7-17  3:22    
MER   4th  M24  03:42  Kickoff  M35  00:00     End of half  7-11  3:42    
  
WCU   1st  W17  15:00  Kickoff  M00  11:29  TOUCHDOWN  9-83  3:31    
WCU   1st  W04  07:46  Punt  W16  06:59     Interception  3-12  0:47    
WCU   1st  W15  05:53  Kickoff  W32  03:35     Punt  5-17  2:18    
WCU   1st  W38  00:36  Kickoff  M00  10:13  TOUCHDOWN  17-62  5:23    
WCU   2nd  W31  05:57  Kickoff  W44  04:22     Punt  3-13  1:35    
WCU   2nd  W25  03:01  Kickoff  M00  01:05  TOUCHDOWN  6-75  1:56    
WCU   2nd  W21  00:27  Punt  W40  00:00     End of half  5-19  0:27    
WCU   3rd  M33  14:48  Fumble  M14  12:37  FIELD GOAL  5-19  2:11    
WCU   3rd  W09  08:51  Punt  M15  05:28     Fumble  9-76  3:23    
WCU   3rd  W39  03:31  Punt  W48  01:31     Punt  3-9  2:00    
WCU   4th  W20  13:31  Punt  M21  08:54  FIELD GOAL  13-59  4:37    
WCU   4th  W25  05:15  Kickoff  M00  03:47  TOUCHDOWN  7-75  1:28    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Mercer   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   07:34   06:06   07:26   08:49      13:40   16:15      29:55  
3rd Down Conversions   3/4   0/2   1/3   3/5      3/6   4/8      7/14  
Average field position  W43   M21   M21   W47      M39   M31      M35  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   1/1   0/0   1/1      1/1   1/1      2/2  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Western Carolina   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   07:26   08:54   07:34   06:11      16:20   13:45      30:05  
3rd Down Conversions   1/2   3/4   1/3   4/5      4/6   5/8      9/14  
Average field position  W18   W25   W38   W22      W21   W32      W25  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   0/0      0/0   0/0      0/0  


Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
WCU   1st  W17  15:00  Kickoff  M00  11:29  TOUCHDOWN  9-83  3:31    
MER   1st  M22  11:24  Kickoff  M40  07:46     Punt  6-18  3:38    
WCU   1st  W04  07:46  Punt  W16  06:59     Interception  3-12  0:47    
MER   1st  W13  06:59  Interception  W00  05:58  TOUCHDOWN  3-13  1:01    
WCU   1st  W15  05:53  Kickoff  W32  03:35     Punt  5-17  2:18    
MER   1st  W36  03:35  Punt  W00  00:45  TOUCHDOWN  8-36  2:50    
WCU   1st  W38  00:36  Kickoff  M00  10:13  TOUCHDOWN  17-62  5:23    
MER   2nd  M25  10:13  Kickoff  W00  06:06  TOUCHDOWN  10-75  4:07    
  
WCU   2nd  W31  05:57  Kickoff  W44  04:22     Punt  3-13  1:35    
MER   2nd  M01  04:22  Punt  W00  03:01  TOUCHDOWN  5-99  1:21    
WCU   2nd  W25  03:01  Kickoff  M00  01:05  TOUCHDOWN  6-75  1:56    
MER   2nd  M37  01:00  Kickoff  M46  00:27     Punt  4-9  0:33    
WCU   2nd  W21  00:27  Punt  W40  00:00     End of half  5-19  0:27    
MER   3rd  M28  15:00  Kickoff  M33  14:48     Fumble  1-5  0:12    
  
WCU   3rd  M33  14:48  Fumble  M14  12:37  FIELD GOAL  5-19  2:11    
MER   3rd  M22  12:30  Kickoff  M49  08:51     Punt  8-27  3:39    
WCU   3rd  W09  08:51  Punt  M15  05:28     Fumble  9-76  3:23    
MER   3rd  M15  05:28  Fumble  M24  03:31     Punt  3-9  1:57    
WCU   3rd  W39  03:31  Punt  W48  01:31     Punt  3-9  2:00    
MER   3rd  M19  01:31  Punt  M48  13:31     Punt  8-29  3:00    
WCU   4th  W20  13:31  Punt  M21  08:54  FIELD GOAL  13-59  4:37    
  
MER   4th  W17  08:43  Kickoff  W00  05:21  TOUCHDOWN  7-17  3:22    
WCU   4th  W25  05:15  Kickoff  M00  03:47  TOUCHDOWN  7-75  1:28    
MER   4th  M24  03:42  Kickoff  M35  00:00     End of half  7-11  3:42    

 

Defensive Statistics

 
Defensive Statistics (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

##  Mercer   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
2   Lee Bennett   11  16  1.5/5   1-0   1-1   .  
17  Eric Jackson   10  14  .   .   .   .  
32  Brandon Coney   10  .   .   .   .  
44  Travonte' Easley  .   .   .   .  
20  Kam Lott   .   .   .   .  
23  Will Coneway   .   .   .   .  
51  Kyle Williams   0.5/5   .   .   .  
96  Destin Guillen   .   .   .   .  
6   Jamar Hall   .   .   .   .  
95  Jalen Penn   .   .   .   .  
29  Brandon Gurley   .   .   .   .  
16  LeMarkus Bailey  .   .   .   .  
9   Sidney Otiwu   1.0/2   .   .   .  
3   Stephen Houzah   .   .   .   .  
50  Logan Craighead  .   .   .   .  
53  Steven Nixon   .   .   .   .  
41  Isaiah Buehler   1.0/11   .   .   1.0/11  
22  Brady Tindall   .   .   .   .  
91  Austin Wysor   .   .   .   .  
28  Tee Mitchell   .   .   .   .  
52  Kyle Trammell   .   .   .   .  
26  BJ Bohler   .   .   .   .  
99  Austin Barrett   .   .   .   .  
33  Michael Freeman  .   .   .   .  
##  Western Carolina   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
29  Marvin Tillman   11  .   .   .   .  
35  Keion Crossen   .   .   .   .  
43  Kendall White   .   .   .   .  
58  Daniel Riddle   .   1-0   .   .  
49  Nate Link   .   .   .   .  
4   A.J. Newman   .   .   .   .  
24  Shamon Elliott   .   .   .   .  
96  Tahjai Watt   0.5/1   .   .   .  
91  Tyler Junius   .   .   .   .  
8   Tra Hardy   1.0/2   .   .   .  
25  Jacquez Williams  .   .   .   .  
97  Ezavian Dunn   0.5/0   .   .   .  
37  Ty Harris   .   .   .   .  
30  Michael Murphy   .   .   .   .  
22  JerMichael White  .   .   .   .  
21  Detrez Newsome   .   .   .   .  
83  Ian Berryman   .   .   .   .  
14  Wes Holcombe   .   .   .   .  
48  Mitchell Chancey  .   .   .   .  
94  Jake Helms   .   .   .   .  

 

Participation Report

 
Participation Report (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

Mercer  
Pos  ##  Offense 
QB   1   Kaelan Riley  
RB   28  Tee Mitchell  
WR   8   Marquise Irvin  
WR   84  Avery Ward  
TE   89  Chase Westfall  
TE   88  Chris Ellington 
LT   78  Thomas Marchman 
LG   76  Jake Flath  
C   71  Dawson Ellis  
RG   65  Caleb Yates  
RT   67  Austin Sanders  
  
Mercer  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   41  Isaiah Buehler  
NG   99  Austin Barrett  
DE   95  Jalen Penn  
OLB   51  Kyle Williams  
ILB   23  Will Coneway  
ILB   2   Lee Bennett  
OLB   16  LeMarkus Bailey 
CB   20  Kam Lott  
FS   32  Brandon Coney  
SS   17  Eric Jackson  
CB   3   Stephen Houzah  
  
Western Carolina  
Pos  ##  Offense 
QB   12  Tyrie Adams  
RB   21  Detrez Newsome  
WR   5   T. Robinson  
WR   1   Steffon Hill  
WR   11  Jordan Mathis  
TE   46  Austin Phillips 
LT   75  Nathan Dalton  
LG   72  Andrew Miles  
C   65  Kaleb Spry  
RG   63  Zach Weeks  
RT   68  T. Poindexter  
  
Western Carolina  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   97  Ezavian Dunn  
DT   91  Tyler Junius  
DE   49  Nate Link  
OLB   96  Tahjai Watt  
ILB   58  Daniel Riddle  
ILB   4   A.J. Newman  
OLB   43  Kendall White  
CB   35  Keion Crossen  
S   29  Marvin Tillman  
S   24  Shamon Elliott  
CB   8   Tra Hardy  

Mercer: 6-Jamar Hall, 9-Sidney Otiwu, 11-Ahmad Arnold, 13-Chandler Curtis, 14-Tanner Brumby, 22-Brady Tindall, 26-BJ Bohler, 27-Alex Lakes, 29-Brandon Gurley, 33-Michael Freeman, 34-Tyray Devezin, 44-Travonte Easley, 46-Trey Peppers, 50-Logan Craighead, 52-Kyle Trammell, 53-Steven Nixon, 56-Andrew Robinson, 57-Jack Raines, 58-Dorian Kithcart, 60-Conner Krieger, 68-Alex Comer, 80-Tucker Cannon, 81-Ryan May, 86-Kelby Brock, 87-Sam Walker, 90-Behr Cooper, 91-Austin Wysor, 96-Destin Guillen, 97-Grant Goupil, 98-Cole Fisher.

Western Carolina: 1A-Quintin Thames, 2-Connell Young, 6-Daquan Patten, 7-Corey Holloway, 9-J. Brannon III, 14-Wes Holcombe, 22-J. White, 25-J. Williams, 27-Trevor Childers, 30-Michael Murphy, 32-Chris Seaborn, 33-Curtis Roach, 36-C. Yarborough, 37-Ty Harris, 47-Joel Poinsette, 48-M. Chancey, 52-Grady Thomas, 69-Chase Stehling, 83-Ian Berryman, 86-Tyran Reynolds, 88-Brad Swan Jr., 89-Joshua Gibson, 90-Solomon Clark, 92-Andrew Mayton, 94-Jake Helms.

 

Box Score

 
Box Score (Final)
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Mercer.............. 14 14  0  7  - 35       Record: (5-5,4-4)
Western Carolina....  7 13  3 10  - 33       Record: (7-4,5-3)



Scoring Summary:
1st 11:29 WCU - Steffon Hill 34 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Joshua Gibson kick), 9-83 3:31, MER 0 - WCU 7
    05:58 MER - Tee Mitchell 1 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 3-13 1:01, MER 7 - WCU 7
    00:45 MER - Alex Lakes 1 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 8-36 2:50, MER 14 - WCU 7
2nd 10:13 WCU - Detrez Newsome 1 yd run (Joshua Gibson kick), 17-62 5:23, MER 14 - WCU 14
    06:06 MER - Chris Ellington 25 yd pass from Tanner Brumby (Cole Fisher kick), 10-75 4:07, MER 21 - WCU 14
    03:01 MER - Alex Lakes 24 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 5-99 1:21, MER 28 - WCU 14
    01:05 WCU - Austin Phillips 8 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Joshua Gibson kick failed), 6-75 1:56, MER 28 - WCU 20
3rd 12:37 WCU - Joshua Gibson 31 yd field goal, 5-19 2:11, MER 28 - WCU 23
4th 08:54 WCU - Joshua Gibson 38 yd field goal, 13-59 4:37, MER 28 - WCU 26
    05:21 MER - Kaelan Riley 1 yd run (Cole Fisher kick), 7-17 3:22, MER 35 - WCU 26
    03:47 WCU - Terryon Robinson 48 yd pass from Tyrie Adams (Joshua Gibson kick), 7-75 1:28, MER 35 - WCU 33



                                    MER      WCU
FIRST DOWNS...................       20       31
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   54-217   36-129
PASSING YDS (NET).............      127      378
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  16-10-0  47-35-1
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   70-344   83-507
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     2-46      2-8
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........    6-128    5-119
Interception Returns-Yards....      1-1      0-0
Punts (Number-Avg)............   5-45.0   3-46.0
Fumbles-Lost..................      1-1      2-1
Penalties-Yards...............     5-49     5-29
Possession Time...............    29:55    30:05
Third-Down Conversions........  7 of 14  9 of 14
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   2 of 2   0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      3-3      3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     1-11      0-0


RUSHING: Mercer-Tee Mitchell 26-120; Alex Lakes 20-87; Kaelan Riley 4-16;
Tyray Devezin 2-4; TEAM 2-minus 10. Western Carolina-Detrez Newsome 19-60; Tyrie
Adams 15-55; Corey Holloway 2-14.

PASSING: Mercer-Kaelan Riley 9-15-0-102; Tanner Brumby 1-1-0-25. Western
Carolina-Tyrie Adams 35-47-1-378.

RECEIVING: Mercer-Sam Walker 3-30; Marquise Irvin 2-35; Chris Ellington
1-25; Kelby Brock 1-15; Chandler Curtis 1-10; Tucker Cannon 1-7; Avery Ward 1-5.
Western Carolina-Terryon Robinson 9-119; Connell Young 8-76; Detrez Newsome
7-58; Steffon Hill 5-77; Jordan Mathis 5-40; Austin Phillips 1-8.

INTERCEPTIONS: Mercer-Lee Bennett 1-1. Western Carolina-None.

FUMBLES: Mercer-Tee Mitchell 1-1. Western Carolina-Detrez Newsome 1-1;
Tyrie Adams 1-0.

Stadium: Whitmire Stadium      Attendance: 10681
Kickoff time: 2:05 PM   End of Game: 5:22      Total elapsed time: 2:57
Officials: Referee: Edwin Lee; Umpire: W. Kugelmann; Linesman: Walter Sloan;
Line judge: Brian Harless; Back judge: Nathan Umberger; Field judge: Michael Clary;
Side judge: Will Lug;
Temperature: Mid 50s   Wind: SSE 4mph  Weather: Partly Cloudy



Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.) SACKS (UA-A): Mercer-Isaiah Buehler 1-0. Western Carolina-None. TACKLES (UA-A): Mercer-Lee Bennett 5-11; Eric Jackson 4-10; Brandon Coney 7-3; Travonte' Easley 4-2; Kam Lott 4-2; Will Coneway 2-4; Kyle Williams 2-2; Destin Guillen 2-2; Jalen Penn 1-3; Jamar Hall 1-3; LeMarkus Bailey 3-0; Brandon Gurley 3-0; Sidney Otiwu 2-1; Stephen Houzah 2-1; Brady Tindall 1-0; Logan Craighead 1-0; Steven Nixon 1-0; Isaiah Buehler 1-0; BJ Bohler 0-1; Michael Freeman 0-1; Kyle Trammell 0-1; Austin Wysor 0-1; Austin Barrett 0-1; Tee Mitchell 0-1. Western Carolina-Marvin Tillman 4-7; Keion Crossen 6-3; Kendall White 4-5; Daniel Riddle 3-6; Nate Link 1-8; A.J. Newman 4-4; Shamon Elliott 5-1; Tahjai Watt 1-5; Tyler Junius 1-4; Tra Hardy 3-1; Jacquez Williams 1-2; Ezavian Dunn 0-3; Ty Harris 2-0; Michael Murphy 1-1; JerMichael White 0-2; Detrez Newsome 1-0; Ian Berryman 0-1; Mitchell Chancey 0-1; Jake Helms 0-1; Wes Holcombe 0-1. Game Starters: Mercer POS ## OFFENSE QB 1 Kaelan Riley RB 28 Tee Mitchell WR 8 Marquise Irvin WR 84 Avery Ward TE 89 Chase Westfall TE 88 Chris Ellington LT 78 Thomas Marchman LG 76 Jake Flath C 71 Dawson Ellis RG 65 Caleb Yates RT 67 Austin Sanders POS ## DEFENSE DE 41 Isaiah Buehler NG 99 Austin Barrett DE 95 Jalen Penn OLB 51 Kyle Williams ILB 23 Will Coneway ILB 2 Lee Bennett OLB 16 LeMarkus Bailey CB 20 Kam Lott FS 32 Brandon Coney SS 17 Eric Jackson CB 3 Stephen Houzah Western Carolina POS ## OFFENSE QB 12 Tyrie Adams RB 21 Detrez Newsome WR 5 T. Robinson WR 1 Steffon Hill WR 11 Jordan Mathis TE 46 Austin Phillips LT 75 Nathan Dalton LG 72 Andrew Miles C 65 Kaleb Spry RG 63 Zach Weeks RT 68 T. Poindexter POS ## DEFENSE DE 97 Ezavian Dunn DT 91 Tyler Junius DE 49 Nate Link OLB 96 Tahjai Watt ILB 58 Daniel Riddle ILB 4 A.J. Newman OLB 43 Kendall White CB 35 Keion Crossen S 29 Marvin Tillman S 24 Shamon Elliott CB 8 Tra Hardy Player participation: Mercer: 6-Jamar Hall, 9-Sidney Otiwu, 11-Ahmad Arnold, 13-Chandler Curtis, 14-Tanner Brumby, 22-Brady Tindall, 26-BJ Bohler, 27-Alex Lakes, 29-Brandon Gurley, 33-Michael Freeman, 34-Tyray Devezin, 44-Travonte Easley, 46-Trey Peppers, 50-Logan Craighead, 52-Kyle Trammell, 53-Steven Nixon, 56-Andrew Robinson, 57-Jack Raines, 58-Dorian Kithcart, 60-Conner Krieger, 68-Alex Comer, 80-Tucker Cannon, 81-Ryan May, 86-Kelby Brock, 87-Sam Walker, 90-Behr Cooper, 91-Austin Wysor, 96-Destin Guillen, 97-Grant Goupil, 98-Cole Fisher. Western Carolina: 1A-Quintin Thames, 2-Connell Young, 6-Daquan Patten, 7-Corey Holloway, 9-J. Brannon III, 14-Wes Holcombe, 22-J. White, 25-J. Williams, 27-Trevor Childers, 30-Michael Murphy, 32-Chris Seaborn, 33-Curtis Roach, 36-C. Yarborough, 37-Ty Harris, 47-Joel Poinsette, 48-M. Chancey, 52-Grady Thomas, 69-Chase Stehling, 83-Ian Berryman, 86-Tyran Reynolds, 88-Brad Swan Jr., 89-Joshua Gibson, 90-Solomon Clark, 92-Andrew Mayton, 94-Jake Helms.

 

Play-by-Play Summary

 
Play-by-Play Summary
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)

1st Quarter

WCU Capt:21,35,58,68 MER Capt:78,16,2,41
Mercer wins toss and defers. WCU Rec. in N endzone.
Mer 1-10at Mer35MER ball on MER35.
Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, Tra Hardy return 17 yards to the WCU17 (Stephen Houzah).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu17Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to T. Robinson.
Wcu 2-10at Wcu17Detrez Newsome rush for 1 yard to the WCU18 (Lee Bennett;Jalen Penn).
Wcu 3-9at Wcu18Tyrie Adams pass complete to Steffon Hill for 20 yards to the WCU38, 1ST DOWN WCU (LeMarkus Bailey).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu38Detrez Newsome rush for 7 yards to the WCU45 (Jalen Penn;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 2-3at Wcu45Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU48, 1ST DOWN WCU (Destin Guillen;Lee Bennett).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu48Tyrie Adams rush for 8 yards to the MER44, out-of-bounds (Travonte Easley).
Wcu 2-2at Mer44Corey Holloway rush for 4 yards to the MER40, 1ST DOWN WCU (Destin Guillen;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 1-10at Mer40Tyrie Adams rush for 6 yards to the MER34 (Will Coneway).
Wcu 2-4at Mer34Tyrie Adams pass complete to Steffon Hill for 34 yards to the MER0, 1ST DOWN WCU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 11:29.
Joshua Gibson kick attempt good.
Western Carolina 7, Mercer 0
Drive: 9 plays, 83 yards, TOP 03:36
Joel Poinsette kickoff 54 yards to the MER11, Chandler Curtis return 11 yards to the MER22 (Ty Harris).
Mer 1-10at Mer22MERCER drive start at 11:24.
Mer 1-10at Mer22Tee Mitchell rush for 4 yards to the MER26 (Tra Hardy;Marvin Tillman).
Mer 2-6at Mer26Tee Mitchell rush for 4 yards to the MER30 (Kendall White).
Mer 3-2at Mer30Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the MER32, 1ST DOWN MER (A.J. Newman).
Mer 1-10at Mer32Tee Mitchell rush for 5 yards to the MER37 (Kendall White).
Mer 2-5at Mer37Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the MER38 (Tyler Junius;A.J. Newman).
Mer 3-4at Mer38Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the MER40 (Tahjai Watt).
Mer 4-2at Mer40Grant Goupil punt 49 yards to the WCU11, T. Robinson return -4 yards to the WCU7 (Eric Jackson), PENALTY WCU illegal block 3 yards to the WCU4, 1st and 10, WCU ball on WCU4.
Drive: 6 plays, 18 yards, TOP 03:38
Wcu 1-10at Wcu04WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 07:46.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu04PENALTY WCU false start (T. Poindexter) 2 yards to the WCU2.
Wcu 1-12at Wcu02Corey Holloway rush for 10 yards to the WCU12 (Brandon Coney).
Wcu 2-2at Wcu12Tyrie Adams rush for 4 yards to the WCU16, 1ST DOWN WCU (Will Coneway;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu16Tyrie Adams pass intercepted by Lee Bennett at the WCU14, Lee Bennett return 1 yards to the WCU13, Lee Bennett for no gain to the WCU13 (Detrez Newsome).
Drive: 3 plays, 12 yards, TOP 00:47
Mer 1-10at Wcu13MERCER drive start at 06:59.
Mer 1-10at Wcu13Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the WCU11 (Kendall White;Tahjai Watt).
Mer 2-8at Wcu11Kaelan Riley pass complete to Sam Walker for 10 yards to the WCU1, 1ST DOWN MER (Shamon Elliott).
Mer 1-Gat Wcu01Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the WCU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:58.
Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 7, Western Carolina 7
Drive: 3 plays, 13 yards, TOP 01:06
Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, Tra Hardy return 15 yards to the WCU15 (Kyle Trammell;Travonte Easley).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu15WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 05:53.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu15Detrez Newsome rush for 4 yards to the WCU19 (Brandon Coney).
Wcu 2-6at Wcu19Tyrie Adams pass complete to Steffon Hill for 6 yards to the WCU25, 1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Brandon Coney).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu25Detrez Newsome rush for loss of 2 yards to the WCU23 (Sidney Otiwu).
Wcu 2-12at Wcu23Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to T. Robinson (Jamar Hall).
Wcu 3-12at Wcu23Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 9 yards to the WCU32, out-of-bounds (Stephen Houzah;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 4-3at Wcu32Ian Berryman punt 43 yards to the MER25, Chandler Curtis return 39 yards to the WCU36 (Ian Berryman;Kendall White).
Drive: 5 plays, 17 yards, TOP 02:18
Mer 1-10at Wcu36MERCER drive start at 03:35.
Mer 1-10at Wcu36Tee Mitchell rush for 5 yards to the WCU31 (Nate Link;Tahjai Watt).
Mer 2-5at Wcu31Tee Mitchell rush for 4 yards to the WCU27 (Nate Link).
Mer 3-1at Wcu27Tee Mitchell rush for 5 yards to the WCU22, 1ST DOWN MER (Ezavian Dunn;Nate Link).
Mer 1-10at Wcu22Kaelan Riley pass complete to Avery Ward for 5 yards to the WCU17, out-of-bounds (Keion Crossen).
Mer 2-5at Wcu17Tee Mitchell rush for 9 yards to the WCU8, 1ST DOWN MER (A.J. Newman;Shamon Elliott).
Mer 1-Gat Wcu08Tee Mitchell rush for 3 yards to the WCU5 (Daniel Riddle).
Mer 2-Gat Wcu05Alex Lakes rush for 4 yards to the WCU1 (Tyler Junius).
Mer 3-Gat Wcu01Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the WCU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:45.
Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 14, Western Carolina 7
Drive: 8 plays, 36 yards, TOP 02:59
Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, Tra Hardy return 38 yards to the WCU38, out-of-bounds (Brandon Gurley).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu38WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 00:36.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu38Tyrie Adams rush for 2 yards to the WCU40 (Will Coneway;Kyle Williams).
Wcu 2-8at Wcu40Detrez Newsome rush for no gain to the WCU40 (Lee Bennett;Jalen Penn).
Drive: 2 plays, 2 yards, TOP 05:23
Mercer 14, Western Carolina 7
2nd Quarter

Wcu 3-8at Wcu40Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Wcu 3-8at Wcu40Tyrie Adams rush for 10 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN WCU (Lee Bennett;Kam Lott).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu50Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 4 yards to the MER46, out-of-bounds (Brandon Gurley).
Wcu 2-6at Mer46Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 6 yards to the MER40, 1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Eric Jackson).
Wcu 1-10at Mer40Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Steffon Hill, dropped pass.
Wcu 2-10at Mer40Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Connell Young.
Wcu 3-10at Mer40Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 11 yards to the MER29, 1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Kam Lott).
Wcu 1-10at Mer29Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 4 yards to the MER25, out-of-bounds (Jamar Hall).
Wcu 2-6at Mer25Tyrie Adams rush for 3 yards to the MER22 (Jamar Hall;Austin Barrett).
Wcu 3-3at Mer22Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 9 yards to the MER13, 1ST DOWN WCU (LeMarkus Bailey).
Wcu 1-10at Mer13Detrez Newsome rush for 9 yards to the MER4 (Jamar Hall;Will Coneway).
Wcu 2-1at Mer04Tyrie Adams pass complete to Jordan Mathis for 3 yards to the MER1, 1ST DOWN WCU (Brandon Coney).
Wcu 1-Gat Mer01Detrez Newsome rush for no gain to the MER1 (Tee Mitchell;Lee Bennett).
Wcu 2-Gat Mer01PENALTY WCU unsportsmanlike conduct (Detrez Newsome) 15 yards to the MER16.
Wcu 2-Gat Mer16Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 6 yards to the MER10 (Eric Jackson;Will Coneway).
Wcu 3-Gat Mer10Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 8 yards to the MER2, out-of-bounds (Lee Bennett;Eric Jackson), PENALTY MER personal foul 1 yards to the MER1, 1ST DOWN WCU.
Wcu 1-Gat Mer011st and 1.
Wcu 1-Gat Mer01Detrez Newsome rush for 1 yard to the MER0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:13.
Joshua Gibson kick attempt good.
Mercer 14, Western Carolina 14
Wcu 1-Gat Wcu35PENALTY MER personal foul (Isaiah Buehler) 15 yards to the 50 yardline.
Drive: 17 plays, 62 yards, TOP 05:23
Joel Poinsette kickoff 50 yards to the MER0, touchback.
Mer 1-10at Mer20MERCER drive start at 10:13.
Mer 1-10at Mer20Alex Lakes rush for 9 yards to the MER29 (Tyler Junius;Kendall White).
Mer 2-1at Mer29Kaelan Riley pass complete to Tucker Cannon for 7 yards to the MER36, 1ST DOWN MER (Shamon Elliott).
Mer 1-10at Mer36Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the MER37 (J. Williams;Nate Link).
Mer 2-9at Mer37Alex Lakes rush for 9 yards to the MER46, 1ST DOWN MER (Keion Crossen;Marvin Tillman).
Mer 1-10at Mer46Alex Lakes rush for 7 yards to the WCU47 (J. Williams).
Mer 2-3at Wcu47Kaelan Riley pass complete to Kelby Brock for 15 yards to the WCU32, 1ST DOWN MER (Marvin Tillman).
Mer 1-10at Wcu32Alex Lakes rush for 3 yards to the WCU29 (Keion Crossen;Nate Link).
Mer 2-7at Wcu29Tyray Devezin rush for 3 yards to the WCU26 (Nate Link;Kendall White).
Mer 3-4at Wcu26Tyray Devezin rush for 1 yard to the WCU25 (A.J. Newman).
Mer 4-3at Wcu25Tanner Brumby pass complete to Chris Ellington for 25 yards to the WCU0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:06.
Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 21, Western Carolina 14
Drive: 10 plays, 80 yards, TOP 04:16
Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, Tra Hardy return 31 yards to the WCU31 (Eric Jackson;Michael Freeman).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu31WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 05:57.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu31Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Connell Young (Eric Jackson), PENALTY MER pass interference (Eric Jackson) 8 yards to the WCU39, 1ST DOWN WCU, NO PLAY.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu39Detrez Newsome rush for 2 yards to the WCU41 (Brandon Coney).
Wcu 2-8at Wcu41Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 3 yards to the WCU44 (Eric Jackson).
Wcu 3-5at Wcu44Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to T. Robinson.
Wcu 4-5at Wcu44Ian Berryman punt 55 yards to the MER1, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, 13 yards, TOP 01:35
Mer 1-10at Mer01MERCER drive start at 04:22.
Mer 1-10at Mer01Tee Mitchell rush for 24 yards to the MER25, 1ST DOWN MER (Shamon Elliott).
Mer 1-10at Mer25Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for 37 yards to the WCU38, 1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Shamon Elliott).
Mer 1-10at Wcu38Tee Mitchell rush for no gain to the WCU38 (Daniel Riddle).
Mer 2-10at Wcu38Tee Mitchell rush for 14 yards to the WCU24, 1ST DOWN MER (Shamon Elliott).
Mer 1-10at Wcu24Timeout Western Carolina, clock 03:08.
Mer 1-10at Wcu24Alex Lakes rush for 24 yards to the WCU0, 1ST DOWN MER, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:01.
Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 28, Western Carolina 14
Drive: 5 plays, 99 yards, TOP 01:21
Cole Fisher kickoff 65 yards to the WCU0, touchback.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu20WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 03:01.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu20Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to T. Robinson.
Wcu 2-10at Wcu20PENALTY WCU substitution infraction (Jordan Mathis) 0 yards to the WCU20.
Wcu 2-10at Wcu20Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 21 yards to the WCU41, 1ST DOWN WCU (Stephen Houzah).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu41Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 38 yards to the MER21, 1ST DOWN WCU (Sidney Otiwu).
Wcu 1-10at Mer21Tyrie Adams rush for 7 yards to the MER14 (Will Coneway).
Wcu 2-3at Mer14Tyrie Adams pass complete to Jordan Mathis for 6 yards to the MER8, 1ST DOWN WCU (LeMarkus Bailey).
Wcu 1-Gat Mer08Tyrie Adams pass complete to Austin Phillips for 8 yards to the MER0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:05.
Joshua Gibson kick attempt failed.
Mercer 28, Western Carolina 20
Drive: 6 plays, 80 yards, TOP 02:01
Joel Poinsette kickoff 28 yards to the MER37, Michael Freeman return 0 yards to the MER37 (Michael Murphy).
Mer 1-10at Mer37MERCER drive start at 01:00.
Mer 1-10at Mer37Kaelan Riley pass complete to Chandler Curtis for 10 yards to the MER47, 1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Daniel Riddle).
Mer 1-10at Mer47Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis.
Mer 2-10at Mer47Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Tee Mitchell (Nate Link).
Mer 3-10at Mer47Kaelan Riley rush for loss of 1 yard to the MER46 (Tahjai Watt;Ezavian Dunn).
Mer 4-11at Mer46Timeout Western Carolina, clock 00:33.
Mer 4-11at Mer46Grant Goupil punt 33 yards to the WCU21, fair catch by T. Robinson.
Drive: 4 plays, 9 yards, TOP 00:33
Wcu 1-10at Wcu21WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 00:27.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu21Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Steffon Hill.
Wcu 2-10at Wcu21PENALTY MER personal foul (LeMarkus Bailey) 15 yards to the WCU36, 1ST DOWN WCU.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu36Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 4 yards to the WCU40, out-of-bounds (Brandon Coney;Kam Lott).
Wcu 2-6at Wcu40Tyrie Adams rush for 11 yards to the MER49, 1ST DOWN WCU (Lee Bennett).
Wcu 1-10at Mer49Timeout Western Carolina, clock 00:08.
Wcu 1-10at Mer49Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Steffon Hill.
Wcu 2-10at Mer49Tyrie Adams sacked for loss of 11 yards to the WCU40 (Isaiah Buehler).
Wcu 3-21at Wcu40End of half, clock 00:00.
Drive: 5 plays, 19 yards, TOP 00:27
Mercer 28, Western Carolina 20
3rd Quarter

Wcu 3-21at Wcu40Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, WCU ball on WCU35.
Drive: 5 plays, 19 yards, TOP 00:27
Joel Poinsette kickoff 55 yards to the MER10, Chandler Curtis return 18 yards to the MER28 (Marvin Tillman).
Mer 1-10at Mer28MERCER drive start at 15:00.
Mer 1-10at Mer28Tee Mitchell rush for 3 yards to the MER31, fumble forced by Keion Crossen, fumble by Tee Mitchell recovered by WCU Daniel Riddle at MER33.
Drive: 1 plays, 5 yards, TOP 00:12
Wcu 1-10at Mer33WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 14:48.
Wcu 1-10at Mer33Tyrie Adams pass complete to Jordan Mathis for 14 yards to the MER19, 1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Travonte Easley).
Wcu 1-10at Mer19Detrez Newsome rush for loss of 1 yard to the MER20 (Lee Bennett).
Wcu 2-11at Mer20Tyrie Adams rush for 5 yards to the MER15 (Brandon Coney;Lee Bennett).
Wcu 3-6at Mer15Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 1 yard to the MER14 (Kyle Williams).
Wcu 4-5at Mer14Joshua Gibson field goal attempt from 31 GOOD, clock 12:37.
Mercer 28, Western Carolina 23
Drive: 5 plays, 19 yards, TOP 02:18
Joel Poinsette kickoff 55 yards to the MER10, Chandler Curtis return 12 yards to the MER22 (Ty Harris).
Mer 1-10at Mer22MERCER drive start at 12:30.
Mer 1-10at Mer22Alex Lakes rush for 8 yards to the MER30 (A.J. Newman).
Mer 2-2at Mer30Kaelan Riley pass complete to Marquise Irvin for loss of 2 yards to the MER28 (Tra Hardy).
Mer 3-4at Mer28Kaelan Riley pass complete to Sam Walker for 7 yards to the MER35, 1ST DOWN MER, out-of-bounds (Keion Crossen).
Mer 1-10at Mer35Alex Lakes rush for 4 yards to the MER39 (Keion Crossen;Daniel Riddle).
Mer 2-6at Mer39Alex Lakes rush for 7 yards to the MER46, 1ST DOWN MER (Keion Crossen).
Mer 1-10at Mer46Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the MER47 (Ezavian Dunn;Tahjai Watt).
Mer 2-9at Mer47Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the MER49 (J. Williams;Daniel Riddle).
Mer 3-7at Mer49Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Avery Ward (Tra Hardy), QB hurry by Nate Link.
Mer 4-7at Mer49Grant Goupil punt 42 yards to the WCU9, downed.
Drive: 8 plays, 27 yards, TOP 03:39
Wcu 1-10at Wcu09WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 08:51.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu09Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU12 (Lee Bennett;Travonte Easley).
Wcu 2-7at Wcu12Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU15 (Austin Wysor;Lee Bennett).
Wcu 3-4at Wcu15Tyrie Adams pass complete to Steffon Hill for 9 yards to the WCU24, 1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds (Brandon Gurley).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu24Detrez Newsome rush for 5 yards to the WCU29 (Travonte Easley).
Wcu 2-5at Wcu29Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 8 yards to the WCU37, 1ST DOWN WCU (Kam Lott).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu37Detrez Newsome rush for 16 yards to the MER47, 1ST DOWN WCU (Logan Craighead).
Wcu 1-10at Mer47Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Steffon Hill, PENALTY MER holding (Brandon Gurley) 10 yards to the MER37, 1ST DOWN WCU, NO PLAY.
Wcu 1-10at Mer37Tyrie Adams rush for 4 yards to the MER33 (Lee Bennett).
Wcu 2-6at Mer33Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 10 yards to the MER23, 1ST DOWN WCU (Kyle Williams).
Wcu 1-10at Mer23Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 4 yards to the MER19, fumble forced by Brandon Coney, fumble by Detrez Newsome recovered by MER Lee Bennett at MER15.
Drive: 9 plays, 76 yards, TOP 03:23
Mer 1-10at Mer15MERCER drive start at 05:28.
Mer 1-10at Mer15Tee Mitchell rush for 5 yards to the MER20 (Kendall White;Marvin Tillman).
Mer 2-5at Mer20Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the MER21 (Kendall White).
Mer 3-4at Mer21Tee Mitchell rush for 3 yards to the MER24 (Jake Helms;Tyler Junius).
Mer 4-1at Mer24Grant Goupil punt 49 yards to the WCU27, T. Robinson return 12 yards to the WCU39 (Steven Nixon).
Drive: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 01:57
Wcu 1-10at Wcu39WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 03:31.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu39Detrez Newsome rush for 3 yards to the WCU42 (Destin Guillen).
Wcu 2-7at Wcu42Tyrie Adams pass complete to Connell Young for 6 yards to the WCU48 (Eric Jackson).
Wcu 3-1at Wcu48Detrez Newsome rush for no gain to the WCU48 (Lee Bennett).
Wcu 4-1at Wcu48Ian Berryman punt 40 yards to the MER12, Chandler Curtis return 7 yards to the MER19 (J. White;Michael Murphy).
Drive: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 02:00
Mer 1-10at Mer19MERCER drive start at 01:31.
Mer 1-10at Mer19Tee Mitchell rush for no gain to the MER19 (Nate Link;Daniel Riddle).
Mer 2-10at Mer19Kaelan Riley pass complete to Sam Walker for 13 yards to the MER32, 1ST DOWN MER.
Mer 1-10at Mer32Tee Mitchell rush for 9 yards to the MER41 (Keion Crossen).
Drive: 3 plays, 22 yards, TOP 03:00
Mercer 28, Western Carolina 23
4th Quarter

Mer 2-1at Mer41Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Mer 2-1at Mer41Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Avery Ward.
Mer 3-1at Mer41Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the MER43, 1ST DOWN MER (Marvin Tillman;Daniel Riddle).
Mer 1-10at Mer43Tee Mitchell rush for 1 yard to the MER44 (A.J. Newman).
Mer 2-9at Mer44Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Marquise Irvin.
Mer 3-9at Mer44PENALTY WCU offside (Ezavian Dunn) 4 yards to the MER48.
Mer 3-5at Mer48Kaelan Riley pass incomplete to Chandler Curtis (Kendall White).
Mer 4-5at Mer48Grant Goupil punt 52 yards to the WCU0, touchback.
Drive: 8 plays, 29 yards, TOP 03:00
Wcu 1-10at Wcu20WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 13:31.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu20Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 9 yards to the WCU29, out-of-bounds (Lee Bennett).
Wcu 2-1at Wcu29Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 5 yards to the WCU34, 1ST DOWN WCU (Brady Tindall).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu34Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 7 yards to the WCU41, out-of-bounds (Kam Lott).
Wcu 2-3at Wcu41Detrez Newsome rush for 1 yard to the WCU42 (Travonte Easley).
Wcu 3-2at Wcu42Tyrie Adams rush for 6 yards to the WCU48, 1ST DOWN WCU (Jalen Penn).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu48Tyrie Adams pass complete to Detrez Newsome for 15 yards to the MER37, 1ST DOWN WCU (Lee Bennett;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 1-10at Mer37Tyrie Adams rush for 7 yards to the MER30 (Sidney Otiwu;Jamar Hall).
Wcu 2-3at Mer30Tyrie Adams rush for 2 yards to the MER28 (Destin Guillen).
Wcu 3-1at Mer28Timeout Western Carolina, clock 10:17.
Wcu 3-1at Mer28Detrez Newsome rush for 5 yards to the MER23, 1ST DOWN WCU (Brandon Coney;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 1-10at Mer23Fumble by Tyrie Adams, Tyrie Adams rush for loss of 9 yards to the MER32 (Kyle Williams;Lee Bennett).
Wcu 2-19at Mer32Tyrie Adams pass complete to Jordan Mathis for 11 yards to the MER21.
Wcu 3-8at Mer21Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Connell Young.
Wcu 4-8at Mer21Joshua Gibson field goal attempt from 38 GOOD, clock 08:54.
Mercer 28, Western Carolina 26
Drive: 13 plays, 59 yards, TOP 04:48
Joel Poinsette kickoff 59 yards to the MER6, Chandler Curtis return 77 yards to the WCU17, out-of-bounds (Tra Hardy).
Mer 1-10at Wcu17MERCER drive start at 08:43.
Mer 1-10at Wcu17Alex Lakes rush for 5 yards to the WCU12 (Marvin Tillman;Tahjai Watt).
Mer 2-5at Wcu12Alex Lakes rush for 1 yard to the WCU11 (Tra Hardy).
Mer 3-4at Wcu11Kaelan Riley rush for 6 yards to the WCU5, 1ST DOWN MER (Marvin Tillman;Daniel Riddle).
Mer 1-Gat Wcu05Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the WCU3 (J. White;A.J. Newman).
Mer 2-Gat Wcu03Alex Lakes rush for 2 yards to the WCU1 (Tyler Junius;A.J. Newman).
Mer 3-Gat Wcu01Timeout Mercer, clock 05:45.
Mer 3-Gat Wcu01Alex Lakes rush for no gain to the WCU1 (Marvin Tillman;Nate Link).
Mer 4-Gat Wcu01Kaelan Riley rush for 1 yard to the WCU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:21.
Cole Fisher kick attempt good.
Mercer 35, Western Carolina 26
Drive: 7 plays, 17 yards, TOP 03:28
Cole Fisher kickoff 58 yards to the WCU7, Tra Hardy return 18 yards to the WCU25 (BJ Bohler;Eric Jackson).
Wcu 1-10at Wcu25WESTERN CAROLINA drive start at 05:15.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu25Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 6 yards to the WCU31.
Wcu 2-4at Wcu31Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Connell Young.
Wcu 3-4at Wcu31Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 7 yards to the WCU38, 1ST DOWN WCU, out-of-bounds.
Wcu 1-10at Wcu38Tyrie Adams pass complete to Steffon Hill for 8 yards to the WCU46, out-of-bounds (Kam Lott).
Wcu 2-2at Wcu46Tyrie Adams pass incomplete to Steffon Hill.
Wcu 3-2at Wcu46Tyrie Adams pass complete to Jordan Mathis for 6 yards to the MER48, 1ST DOWN WCU (Brandon Coney).
Wcu 1-10at Mer48Tyrie Adams pass complete to T. Robinson for 48 yards to the MER0, 1ST DOWN WCU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:47.
Joshua Gibson kick attempt good.
Mercer 35, Western Carolina 33
Drive: 7 plays, 75 yards, TOP 01:33
Joel Poinsette kickoff 51 yards to the MER14, Chandler Curtis return 10 yards to the MER24 (M. Chancey;Wes Holcombe).
Mer 1-10at Mer24MERCER drive start at 03:42.
Mer 1-10at Mer24Alex Lakes rush for no gain to the MER24 (Daniel Riddle;Nate Link).
Mer 2-10at Mer24Timeout Mercer, clock 02:56.
Mer 2-10at Mer24Kaelan Riley rush for 10 yards to the MER34, 1ST DOWN MER (Marvin Tillman).
Mer 1-10at Mer34Tee Mitchell rush for 4 yards to the MER38 (Marvin Tillman).
Mer 2-6at Mer38Tee Mitchell rush for 5 yards to the MER43 (Keion Crossen).
Mer 3-1at Mer43Timeout Western Carolina, clock 01:23.
Mer 3-1at Mer43Tee Mitchell rush for 2 yards to the MER45, 1ST DOWN MER (Kendall White).
Mer 1-10at Mer45TEAM rush for loss of 5 yards to the MER40.
Mer 2-15at Mer40Timeout Western Carolina, clock 00:37.
Mer 2-15at Mer40TEAM rush for loss of 5 yards to the MER35.
Mer 3-20at Mer35End of game, clock 00:00.
Drive: 7 plays, 11 yards, TOP 03:42
FINAL SCORE
Mercer 35, Western Carolina 33
 

Play Breakdown Summary

 
Play Breakdown Summary (Final)
Southern Conference Football
Mercer vs #25 Western Carolina (Nov 11, 2017 at Cullowhee, N.C.)




Mercer                                 Western Carolina

Down               RUN PASS  Total     Down               RUN PASS  Total

OVERALL..........   54   16     70     OVERALL..........   35   48     83
1ST DOWN.........   26    4     30     1ST DOWN.........   20   19     39
2ND DOWN-SHORT...    1    4      5     2ND DOWN-SHORT...    5    4      9
2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    9    0      9     2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    2    6      8
2ND DOWN-LONG....    6    4     10     2ND DOWN-LONG....    4    8     12
3RD DOWN-SHORT...    6    0      6     3RD DOWN-SHORT...    3    1      4
3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    4    1      5     3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    0    3      3
3RD DOWN-LONG....    1    2      3     3RD DOWN-LONG....    1    7      8
4TH DOWN.........    1    1      2     4TH DOWN.........    0    0      0

Mercer                                 Western Carolina

Formation        RUN PASS  Total       Formation        RUN PASS  Total

...............   54   16     70       ...............   35   48     83




Mercer (Sorted by Play type) 1ST DOWN RUN (26 RUN, 4 PASS) 1ST DOWN PASS 1-10 M46 #27 1 [ ] 1-10 M47 #1 to #13 - [ ] 1-10 M35 #27 4 [ ] 1-10 M37 #1 to #13 10 [ ] 1-10 M22 #27 8 [ ] 1-10 M25 #1 to #8 37 [ ] 1-10 W17 #27 5 [ ] 1-10 W22 #1 to #84 5 [ ] 1-5 W05 #27 2 [ ] 1-10 W24 #27 24 [ ] 1-10 M20 #27 9 [ ] 1-10 M36 #27 1 [ ] 1-10 M24 #27 0 [ ] 1-10 W32 #27 3 [ ] 1-10 M46 #27 7 [ ] 1-10 M19 #28 0 [ ] 1-10 M32 #28 9 [ ] 1-10 W13 #28 2 [ ] 1-10 M43 #28 1 [ ] 1-10 M34 #28 4 [ ] 1-10 M01 #28 24 [ ] 1-1 W01 #28 1 [ ] 1-10 W38 #28 0 [ ] 1-10 M22 #28 4 [ ] 1-10 M15 #28 5 [ ] 1-8 W08 #28 3 [ ] 1-10 M28 #28 3 [ ] 1-10 W36 #28 5 [ ] 1-10 M32 #28 5 [ ] 1-10 M45 #TM -5 [ ] 2ND-SHORT RUN (1 RUN, 4 PASS) 2ND-SHORT PASS 2-3 W03 #27 2 [ ] 2-2 M30 #1 to #8 -2 [ ] 2-1 M29 #1 to #80 7 [ ] 2-1 M41 #1 to #84 - [ ] 2-3 W47 #1 to #86 15 [ ] 2ND-MIDDLE RUN (9 RUN, 0 PASS) 2ND-MIDDLE PASS 2-6 M39 #27 7 [ ] 2-5 W12 #27 1 [ ] 2-5 W05 #27 4 [ ] 2-6 M38 #28 5 [ ] 2-5 M20 #28 1 [ ] 2-5 W17 #28 9 [ ] 2-5 M37 #28 1 [ ] 2-5 W31 #28 4 [ ] 2-6 M26 #28 4 [ ] 2ND-LONG RUN (6 RUN, 4 PASS) 2ND-LONG PASS 2-10 M24 #1 10 [ ] 2-10 M47 #1 to #28 - [ ] 2-9 M47 #27 2 [ ] 2-9 M44 #1 to #8 - [ ] 2-9 M37 #27 9 [ ] 2-10 M19 #1 to #87 13 [ ] 2-10 W38 #28 14 [ ] 2-8 W11 #1 to #87 10 [ ] 2-7 W29 #34 3 [ ] 2-15 M40 #TM -5 [ ] 3RD-SHORT RUN (6 RUN, 0 PASS) 3RD-SHORT PASS 3-1 W01 #27 1 [ ] 3-1 W01 #27 0 [ ] 3-1 M43 #28 2 [ ] 3-1 M41 #28 2 [ ] 3-1 W27 #28 5 [ ] 3-2 M30 #28 2 [ ] 3RD-MIDDLE RUN (4 RUN, 1 PASS) 3RD-MIDDLE PASS 3-4 W11 #1 6 [ ] 3-4 M28 #1 to #87 7 [ ] 3-4 M38 #27 2 [ ] 3-4 M21 #28 3 [ ] 3-4 W26 #34 1 [ ] 3RD-LONG RUN (1 RUN, 2 PASS) 3RD-LONG PASS 3-10 M47 #1 -1 [ ] 3-5 M48 #1 to #13 - [ ] 3-7 M49 #1 to #84 - [ ] 4TH DOWN RUN (1 RUN, 1 PASS) 4TH DOWN PASS 4-1 W01 #1 1 [ ] 4-3 W25 #14 to #88 25 [ ]
Western Carolina (Sorted by Play type) 1ST DOWN RUN (20 RUN, 19 PASS) 1ST DOWN PASS 1-10 M21 #12 7 [ ] 1-10 W38 #12 to #1 8 [ ] 1-10 M40 #12 6 [ ] 1-10 M49 #12 to #1 - [ ] 1-10 M23 #12 -9 [ ] 1-10 W21 #12 to #1 - [ ] 1-10 W48 #12 8 [ ] 1-10 M40 #12 to #1 - [ ] 1-10 M37 #12 4 [ ] 1-10 M33 #12 to #11 14 [ ] 1-10 M37 #12 7 [ ] 1-10 W50 #12 to #2 4 [ ] 1-10 W38 #12 2 [ ] 1-10 W41 #12 to #2 38 [ ] 1-1 M01 #21 1 [ ] 1-10 W16 #12 to #2 INT [ ] 1-10 W39 #21 2 [ ] 1-10 W36 #12 to #21 4 [ ] 1-10 W38 #21 7 [ ] 1-10 M23 #12 to #21 4 [ ] 1-10 M13 #21 9 [ ] 1-10 W48 #12 to #21 15 [ ] 1-10 M19 #21 -1 [ ] 1-8 M08 #12 to #46 8 [ ] 1-1 M01 #21 0 [ ] 1-10 W34 #12 to #5 7 [ ] 1-10 W24 #21 5 [ ] 1-10 M29 #12 to #5 4 [ ] 1-10 W37 #21 16 [ ] 1-10 W20 #12 to #5 - [ ] 1-10 W25 #21 -2 [ ] 1-10 W17 #12 to #5 - [ ] 1-10 W15 #21 4 [ ] 1-10 W25 #12 to #5 6 [ ] 1-10 W39 #21 3 [ ] 1-10 W20 #12 to #5 9 [ ] 1-10 W09 #21 3 [ ] 1-10 M48 #12 to #5 48 [ ] 1-12 W02 #7 10 [ ] 2ND-SHORT RUN (5 RUN, 4 PASS) 2ND-SHORT PASS 2-3 M30 #12 2 [ ] 2-2 W46 #12 to #1 - [ ] 2-2 W12 #12 4 [ ] 2-3 M14 #12 to #11 6 [ ] 2-3 W45 #21 3 [ ] 2-1 M04 #12 to #11 3 [ ] 2-3 W41 #21 1 [ ] 2-1 W29 #12 to #21 5 [ ] 2-2 M44 #7 4 [ ] 2ND-MIDDLE RUN (2 RUN, 6 PASS) 2ND-MIDDLE PASS 2-6 M25 #12 3 [ ] 2-4 M34 #12 to #1 34 [ ] 2-6 W40 #12 11 [ ] 2-6 W19 #12 to #1 6 [ ] 2-4 W31 #12 to #2 - [ ] 2-6 M33 #12 to #2 10 [ ] 2-6 M46 #12 to #21 6 [ ] 2-5 W29 #12 to #5 8 [ ] 2ND-LONG RUN (4 RUN, 8 PASS) 2ND-LONG PASS 2-11 M20 #12 5 [ ] 2-19 M32 #12 to #11 11 [ ] 2-8 W40 #21 0 [ ] 2-8 W41 #12 to #2 3 [ ] 2-10 W17 #21 1 [ ] 2-10 M40 #12 to #2 - [ ] 2-7 W12 #21 3 [ ] 2-16 M16 #12 to #2 6 [ ] 2-7 W42 #12 to #2 6 [ ] 2-12 W23 #12 to #5 - [ ] 2-10 W20 #12 to #5 21 [ ] 2-10 M49 #12 to # SACK [ ] 3RD-SHORT RUN (3 RUN, 1 PASS) 3RD-SHORT PASS 3-2 W42 #12 6 [ ] 3-2 W46 #12 to #11 6 [ ] 3-1 M28 #21 5 [ ] 3-1 W48 #21 0 [ ] 3RD-MIDDLE RUN (0 RUN, 3 PASS) 3RD-MIDDLE PASS 3-4 W15 #12 to #1 9 [ ] 3-3 M22 #12 to #5 9 [ ] 3-4 W31 #12 to #5 7 [ ] 3RD-LONG RUN (1 RUN, 7 PASS) 3RD-LONG PASS 3-8 W40 #12 10 [ ] 3-9 W18 #12 to #1 20 [ ] 3-8 M21 #12 to #2 - [ ] 3-6 M15 #12 to #2 1 [ ] 3-10 M10 #12 to #2 8 [ ] 3-10 M40 #12 to #21 11 [ ] 3-12 W23 #12 to #21 9 [ ] 3-5 W44 #12 to #5 - [ ] 4TH DOWN RUN (0 RUN, 0 PASS) 4TH DOWN PASS