Youngstown St. 34, Georgia Southern 14
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) _ Mark Brungard completed 14 of 20 passes for 154 yards, and scored two touchdowns to lead Youngstown State to a 34-14 victory over Georgia Southern in a NCAA Division I-AA quarterfinal game Saturday.
Youngstown State (11-2) jumped on top of the Eagles (10-3) 10-0 in the first quarter. The Penguins built a 27-0 halftime lead.
Georgia Southern got two scoring runs in the second half from Charles Bostick.
Brungard threw an 8-yard touchdown pass from Jon Quintana in the second half.
The loss was Georgia Southern’s third in playoff history. The Eagles are 21-3 in postseason play. Youngstown State has won nine of its last 10 Division I-AA playoff games.
Bostick led the Eagles, rushing 22 times for 77 yards.