VSU tops N Alabama in NCAA Division II Playoffs

Posted at 11:01 PM, Nov 22, 2014
and last updated 2014-11-22 23:01:00-05

FLORENCE, Ala. - Valdosta State will move on to the second round of the NCAA Division II playoffs with a 33-31 win over North Alabama.  In the game the Blazers established a new school record for rushing yardage with 395 yards.  Overall, VSU tallied 629 yard of offense, which ranked as the fifth-highest total in school history.

North Alabama finished the contest with 523 yards of offense, but managed just 12 yards on the ground, which led to a 34:48 to 25:12 in time of possession for Valdosta State.

Kickoff for next week's second round game between the Blazers and Lenoir-Rhyne will be Noon.

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