South Carolina vs Auburn NCAA Football Scores and Match Highlights – Two undefeated teams, Auburn Tigers and the South Carolina Gamecocks face each other in a game that will determine who will continue the winning streak in the 4th Week of NCAA College Football. By the tick of the final minute of the match, Auburn emerged victorious winning 35-27 against South Carolina.
These two teams are fairly balanced when it comes to their abilities and performance. Looking at the stats however reveals that Auburn has an edge in this game. Auburn outperforms South Carolina in terms of rushing yards, 299.3 to 198.3. Auburn is 11th in the NCAA in terms of rushing yards performance this season.
Auburn worked hard in its wins for this season. In their match against Mississippi State they just managed to hang and hold off a late Mississippi State rally to win 17-14 in its conference opener Sept. 9, then needed overtime to survive Clemson on Saturday. Down 17-3 at halftime, Gene Chizik’s team battled back with 21 third-quarter points and won 27-24 on the strength of Wes Byrum’s 39-yard field goal.
South Carolina on the other hand had a handled their games pretty well. They had a pretty comfortable lead in all their three games and it seems that the experts at Rivals.com are also saying that this will be the fourth time that South Carolina Gamecocks will emerge victorious.
Auburn proves that hard work really pays off as they win pass one of their teams biggest threat, South Carolina. The final score was 35-27.
First Quarter: 8:50 – Cameron Newton rush for 54 yards for a TOUCHDOWN Auburn. Wes Byrum extra point GOOD; 5:32 – Stephen Garcia pass complete to Alshon Jeffery for 30 yards for a TOUCHDOWN North Carolina. Spencer Lanning extra point GOOD; 1:04 – Marcus Lattimore rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN North Carolina. Spencer Lanning extra point GOOD.
Second Quarter: 6:16 – Stephen Garcia pass complete to Alshon Jeffery for 6 yards for a TOUCHDOWN but Spencer Lanning extra point MISSED for South Carolina; 0:46 – Cameron Newton rush for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN Auburn. Wes Byrum extra point GOOD.
Third Quarter: 6:14 – Cameron Newton rush for 4 yards for a TOUCHDOWN Auburn. Wes Byrum extra point GOOD; 4:45 – Stephen Garcia pass complete to Tori Gurley for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN South Carolina. Spencer Lanning extra point GOOD.
Fourth Quarter: 13:35 – Cameron Newton pass complete to Philip Lutzenkirchen for 7 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. Wes Byrum extra point GOOD; 6:23 – Cameron Newton pass complete to Emory Blake for 12 yards for a TOUCHDOWN Auburn. Wes Byrum extra point GOOD.