Boxscore
Georgia Tech 37, Boston College 17
Saturday, October 20, 2012 3:00 PM
Location - Bobby Dodd Stadium
Attendance - 40112

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Boston College 0 3 6 8 17
Georgia Tech 7 21 3 6 37

Recap


Georgia Tech 37, Boston College 17
: Quarterbacks Tevin Washington and Vad Lee combined for four touchdowns, three of them on the ground, as the host Yellow Jackets overwhelmed the struggling Eagles.

Washington and Lee rushed for a combined 125 yards and Zach Laskey ran for 101 as Georgia Tech (3-4, 2-3 ACC) outgained Boston College by a whopping 391-32 margin on the ground in snapping a three-game losing streak. 

Chase Rettig threw for 264 yards and a pair of touchdowns for the Eagles (1-6, 0-4), the last of which pulled his team within 31-17 with 13:02 to go.

Washington had TD runs of 12 yards and one yard to give Georgia Tech a 14-0 lead early in the second quarter. Lee capped a 10-play drive with a 24-yard scoring run to make it 21-3 with 3:33 left in the first half and then found Anthony Autry for a 45-yard touchdown pass on the first play of the Yellow Jackets' next possession.

Rettig tried to rally the Eagles, who have lost five in a row for the second time in three years. He hit Alex Amidon for a 40-yard score near the end of the third and Chris Pantale for a 12-yard TD early in the fourth to make it a 14-point game. Georgia Tech sealed the win with a 15-play drive that lasted over eight minutes and was capped by David Sims' 7-yard touchdown run.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Eagles K Nate Freese entered as one of four kickers in the country who had not missed an extra point or field goal in 2012, but he missed a 52-yard attempt on the final play of the first half. ... Washington and Lee combined to complete 6 of 14 passes for 172 yards. ... Washington moved past 2,000 rushing yards for his career to become the second player in school history with 2,500 passing yards and 2,000 rushing yards.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 3:32
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 7 - Boston College 0
2nd Quarter - 12:57
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 14 - Boston College 0
2nd Quarter - 8:35
Boston College   FG  Georgia Tech 14 - Boston College 3
2nd Quarter - 3:33
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 21 - Boston College 3
2nd Quarter - 2:01
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 28 - Boston College 3
3rd Quarter - 10:06
Georgia Tech   FG  Georgia Tech 31 - Boston College 3
3rd Quarter - 1:23
Boston College   TD  Georgia Tech 31 - Boston College 9
4th Quarter - 13:02
Boston College   TD  Georgia Tech 31 - Boston College 17
4th Quarter - 4:49
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 37 - Boston College 17
TEAMS

Team Records

  Boston College Georgia Tech
W/L 1 - 6 - 0 3 - 4 - 0
Conference 0 - 4 - 0 2 - 3 - 0

Team Stats

  Boston College Georgia Tech
Score 17 37
First Downs 15 30
3rd Down Efficiency 1-for-9
11%
13-for-20
65%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1
100%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 296 563
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 16-32 76-391
Average/Rush 2.0 5.1
Passing
Comp-Att 19-31 6-15
Passing Yards 264 172
Average/Pass Play 8.0 11.5
Penalties-Yards 3-27 7-65
Fumbles-Lost 3-1 4-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 16:15 43:45

PLAYER STATS

Boston College (1 - 6)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Rettig 19/31 264 2 1
Georgia Tech (3 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
V. Lee 2/6 89 1 0
T. Washington 4/8 83 0 0
B. Bostic 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
A. Williams 11 51 4.6 0
D. Dudeck 1 3 3.0 0
C. Rettig 3 -5 -1.7 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
Z. Laskey 17 101 5.9 0
T. Washington 17 63 3.7 2
V. Lee 11 62 5.6 1
D. Sims 13 55 4.2 1
O. Smith 6 41 6.8 0
B. Bostic 5 28 5.6 0
R. Godhigh 3 21 7.0 0
T. Zenon 3 17 5.7 0
M. Connors 1 3 3.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Amidon 7 118 16.9 1
B. Swigert 3 41 13.7 0
J. Coleman 2 37 18.5 0
A. Williams 2 27 13.5 0
C. Pantale 2 20 10.0 1
S. Sylvia 1 19 19.0 0
D. Dudeck 2 2 1.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
B. Bostic 2 66 33.0 0
A. Autry 1 45 45.0 1
T. Zenon 1 44 44.0 0
Z. Laskey 1 11 11.0 0
R. Godhigh 1 6 6.0 0
Advertisement