Scores

Final

E Illinois 40

(1-0, 1-0 away)

San Diego State 19

(0-1, 0-1 home)

8:00 PM ET, August 31, 2013

Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA

1 2 3 4 T
EIU 7 12 7 1440
SDSU 13 3 3 019

Top Performers

Passing: J. Garoppolo (SOU) - 361 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: T. Duncan (EIU) - 20 CAR, 92 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: E. Lora (EIU) - 10 REC, 87 YDS, 2 TD

Garoppolo's 3 TD passes sink San Diego St., 40-19

Associated Press

SAN DIEGO -- Jimmy Garoppolo completed 31 of 46 passes for 361 yards and three touchdowns -- two to Erik Lora -- to help Eastern Illinois beat San Diego State 40-19 Saturday night.

Eastern Illinois (1-0) snapped a 19-19 tie when Taylor Duncan capped a 12-play 75-yard drive with a two-yard TD run with 7:36 left in the third quarter.

Duncan, who rushed for 94 yards on 20 carries, would cap the night with a 45-yard TD run with 4:40 left.

Eastern Illinois built a 19-13 lead at halftime as Garoppolo completed 15 of 24 passes for 246 yards and threw touchdown passes of 37 and four yards to Lora and a 62-yard strike to Keiondre Gober that snapped a 13-13 tie with 3:22 left in the first half.

Lora caught 10 passes for 87 yards.

San Diego State (0-1) got a 48-yard touchdown run from Colin Lockett in the first quarter.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
EIU
SDSU
1st Downs2124
Total Yards533440
Passing361318
Rushing172122
Penalties9-627-65
3rd Down Conversions6-177-23
4th Down Conversions1-21-5
Turnovers25
Possession22:1037:50

Passing Leaders

Eastern IllinoisC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Garoppolo31/463617.830
San Diego StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Dingwell27/633185.004

Rushing Leaders

Eastern IllinoisCARYDSAVGTDLG
Duncan20924.6245
Little10626.2021
San Diego StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Lockett14848.0148
Pumphrey7253.608

Receiving Leaders

Eastern IllinoisRECYDSAVGTDLG
Gober614023.3162
Lora10878.7237
San Diego StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Lockett89812.3021
Ruffin49122.8049

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTEREIUSDSU
FG12:57Wes Feer 41 Yd 03
TD11:14Erik Lora 37 Yd Pass From Jimmy Garoppolo (Cameron Berra Kick) 73
TD09:11Colin Lockett 48 Yd Run (Wes Feer Kick) 710
FG04:25Wes Feer 35 Yd 713
SECOND QUARTEREIUSDSU
TD13:43Erik Lora 4 Yd Pass From Jimmy Garoppolo (Pat Failed) 1313
TD03:22Keiondre Gober 62 Yd Pass From Jimmy Garoppolo (Pat Blocked) 1913
FG00:16Wes Feer 22 Yd 1916
THIRD QUARTEREIUSDSU
FG10:57Wes Feer 38 Yd 1919
TD07:36Taylor Duncan 2 Yd Run (Cameron Berra Kick) 2619
FOURTH QUARTEREIUSDSU
TD13:43Shephard Little 60 Yd Punt Return (Cameron Berra Kick) 3319
TD04:30Taylor Duncan 45 Yd Run (Cameron Berra Kick) 4019