Phoenix Fall 70-0 Against Georgia Tech - Game Recap
The battle between the Yellow Jackets and Phoenix didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Elon was handed a 70-0 defeat on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
The Yellow Jackets were a 44-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 58.5.
Vad Lee completed 7 of 11 pass attempts for 189 yards for the Yellow Jackets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
B.J. Bennett rushed for 42 yards for Elon, while Tracey Coppedge added 32 yards. Mike Quinn threw for 136 yards for the Phoenix, while receivers Ricky Brown and Doug Warrick had 47 and 23 yards respectively.
Elon was outgained by Georgia Tech 557-253 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-16 by the Yellow Jackets.
The time of possession battle favored Elon as their offense was on the field for 32:35, longer than the 27:25 of their opponents.