BOX: Alabama 34 Clemson 10


Posted Aug 30, 2008


ATLANTA - It wasn't pretty to watch and the stats pretty much tell the story.


BOX: Alabama 34 Clemson 10

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
ALABAMA............. 13 10  8  3  - 34
Clemson.............  0  3  7  0  - 10


                                ALABAMA       CU

FIRST DOWNS...................       25       11
  Rushing.....................       13        2
  Passing.....................       10        8
  Penalty.....................        2        1
NET YARDS RUSHING.............      239        0
  Rushing Attempts............       50       14
  Average Per Rush............      4.8      0.0
  Rushing Touchdowns..........        1        0
  Yards Gained Rushing........      247       30
  Yards Lost Rushing..........        8       30
NET YARDS PASSING.............      180      188
  Completions-Attempts-Int....  22-30-0  20-34-1
  Average Per Attempt.........      6.0      5.5
  Average Per Completion......      8.2      9.4
  Passing Touchdowns..........        2        0
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS...........      419      188
  Total offense plays.........       80       48
  Average Gain Per Play.......      5.2      3.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost..........      0-0      1-1
Penalties: Number-Yards.......     6-40     6-43
PUNTS-YARDS...................     2-73    4-160
  Average Yards Per Punt......     36.5     40.0
  Net Yards Per Punt..........     32.0     34.2
  Inside 20...................        0        0
  50+ Yards...................        0        1
  Touchbacks..................        0        0
  Fair catch..................        1        1
KICKOFFS-YARDS................    7-427    3-192
  Average Yards Per Kickoff...     61.0     64.0
  Net Yards Per Kickoff.......     34.1     43.7
  Touchbacks..................        0        0
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD.   2-23-0    1-9-0
  Average Per Return..........     11.5      9.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD   3-61-0  7-188-1
  Average Per Return..........     20.3     26.9
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD..    1-7-0    0-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD.    0-0-0    0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards...........        0        0
Possession Time...............    41:13    18:47
  1st Quarter.................    10:02     4:58
  2nd Quarter.................    11:28     3:32
  3rd Quarter.................    10:49     4:11
  4th Quarter.................     8:54     6:06
Third-Down Conversions........ 11 of 17   1 of 9
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 0   1 of 2
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      6-6      1-1
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     3-28      0-0
PAT Kicks.....................      2-2      1-1
Field Goals...................      4-5      1-1


ALABAMA

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
Mark Ingram          17   97    1   96  0 28  5.6
Glen Coffee          17   90    0   90  0 18  5.3
Roy Upchurch          8   37    0   37  0  7  4.6
J. Wilson             4   19    0   19  1 15  4.8
Terry Grant           4    4    7   -3  0  2 -0.8
Totals...            50  247    8  239  1 28  4.8

Passing              Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
J. Wilson              30-22-0   180  2   24    0
Totals...              30-22-0   180  2   24    0

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Nick Walker             7   67    1   21
Roy Upchurch            4   30    0   11
Julio Jones             4   28    1    9
Mike McCoy              2   33    0   24
Mark Ingram             2    5    0    4
Glen Coffee             1    9    0    9
Travis McCall           1    8    0    8
B J. Scott              1    0    0    0
Totals...              22  180    2   24

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
P J. Fitzgerald         2   73  36.5   40    0    0
Totals...               2   73  36.5   40    0    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
Julio Jones           0   0  0  1  21 21  0   0  0
Marquis Johnson       0   0  0  0   0  0  1   7  7
Javier Arenas         2  23 22  2  40 32  0   0  0
Totals...             2  23 22  3  61 32  1   7  7

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Leigh Tiffin         1st 09:43  54 yds - Good
Leigh Tiffin         1st 07:01  21 yds - Good
Leigh Tiffin         2nd 03:44  52 yds - Missed
Leigh Tiffin         2nd 00:00  34 yds - Good
Leigh Tiffin         4th 03:39  26 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Leigh Tiffin       7  427   0   0  61.0

Clemson

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
James Davis           6   14    1   13  0  6  2.2
C.J. Spiller          2    8    1    7  0  8  3.5
Jacoby Ford           1    5    0    5  0  5  5.0
Tyler Grisham         1    3    0    3  0  3  3.0
Jamie Harper          1    0    0    0  0  0  0.0
Cullen Harper         3    0   28  -28  0  0 -9.3
Totals...            14   30   30    0  0  8  0.0

Passing              Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
Cullen Harper          34-20-1   188  0   47    3
Totals...              34-20-1   188  0   47    3

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Tyler Grisham           6   42    0   12
Aaron Kelly             5   28    0   15
Terrance Ashe           3   18    0    7
Jacoby Ford             2   53    0   47
C.J. Spiller            2   27    0   19
James Davis             1   11    0   11
Durrell Barry           1    9    0    9
Totals...              20  188    0   47

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Dawson Zimmerman        4  160  40.0   51    0    0
Totals...               4  160  40.0   51    0    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
Aaron Kelly           0   0  0  1   1  1  0   0  0
Jacoby Ford           0   0  0  2  35 22  0   0  0
C.J. Spiller          1   9  9  4 152 96  0   0  0
Totals...             1   9  9  7 188 96  0   0  0

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Mark Buchholz        2nd 14:17  33 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Buchholz, M        3  192   0   0  64.0



FUMBLES: ALABAMA-None. Clemson-Jamie Harper 1-1.


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