Georgia Southern 50, Furman 20

Five different players ran for touchdowns as the Georgia

Southern ground attack was on full display, leading the Eagles to a

50-20 rout of Furman on Saturday.

The Eagles (6-0, 5-0 Southern Conference) outgained the Paladins

(3-3, 2-2) on the ground 361-115, led by Johnathan Bryant with 95

yards and a TD.

Eagles quarterback Jaybo Shaw led the team with two touchdowns

on just one net rushing yard, but was 6 of 9 for 171 yards


J.J. Wilcox’s 5-yard rush and Shaw’s first TD had the Eagles at

a 16-13 advantage in the second quarter, but Georgia Southern

exploded for 27 straight points from that juncture. The spree

included Bryant’s 14-yard run, Shaw’s second score from a yard out

and Robert Brown’s 2-yarder.

Ezayi Youyoute’s 36-yard run sealed the scoring and the win for

Georgia Southern.

Chris Forcier had 217 passing with one touchdown and an

interception for Furman.