Georgia Captains: Sony Michel, Terry Godwin and Lorenzo Carter
Auburn has won the toss and deferred until the 2nd half. Georgia will receive the 1st half kickoff.
Georgia takes the opening drive and scores on a Nick Chubb run at the goaline from the Wild Dawg formation. Georgia’s scoring drive covered 70 yards in 8 plays and keyed by a 3rd down completion from Fromm to Wims.
Auburn gets on the board with a 54 yard FG by Daniel Carlson with 8:19 remaining in the 1st quarter. Auburn was forced to kick a FG after failing to convert on 3rd down after crossing into Georgia territory.
Auburn adds a 37 yard FG on their next drive to make the score 7-6 Georgia.
End of 1st Qtr: Georgia 7 Auburn 6
Carlson kicks his 3rd FG of the day on Auburn’s opening possession of the 2nd Qtr. Auburn was forced to settle for another FG attempt after driving 78 yards on 8 plays.
After swapping a few punts, Auburn scored on a 43 yard TD pass connection from Stidham to Slayton to give the Tigers a 16-7 lead over the Bulldogs.
The Bulldogs were forced to punt back to the Tigers despite picking up a first down on a 30 yard completion form Fromm to Wims on the left sideline.
Georgia got the ball back one last time after stopping the Tigers and forcing a punt. Mecole Hardman put the Bulldogs in potential scoring position after returning a punt 30 yards but Blankenship missed a 42 yard FG as time expired in the first half.
Halftime Score: Georgia 7 Auburn 16
Auburn will receive the 2nd half kickoff.
Auburn scored a TD on a Stidham 7 yard TD run around right end to open the 2nd half scoring. The Tigers short drive was setup when Mecole Hardman muffed a punt setting up the Tigers at the Georgia 23 yard line.
Auburn scored on a 1 play drive when Stidham hit Ryan Davis on a screen pass covering 32 yards to take the lead 30-7 with 8:12 remaining in the 3rd Qtr.
Blankenship connects on a 47 yard FG with 5:23 remaining in the 3rd Qtr to give the Bulldogs their first points since the opening drive of the game. Auburn leads 30-10.
Carlson connects on his 4th FG of the day to give the Tigers a 33-10 lead with a little over 10 minutes remaining in the game.