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3-4, 1-3 Conf
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6-2, 3-1 Conf

Furman 34, The Citadel 20

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Jordan Sorrells threw three touchdown passes to help lead Furman to a 34-20 victory against The Citadel on Saturday.

Sorrells completed 21 of 29 passes for 253 yards for the Paladins (6-2, 3-1 Southern Conference).

Bart Blanchard completed 20 of 37 passes for 196 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for the Bulldogs (3-4, 1-3). Adam Mims added 89 yards and two touchdowns on seven receptions.

Sam Keeler hit on field goals of 23 and 33 yards to give the Bulldogs a 6-3 lead at the end of the first quarter.

Sorrells hit David Hendrix on a 9-yard score before Brantley Kendall's 1-yard touchdown run gave the Paladins a 20-6 halftime lead.

Furman kept rolling in the third quarter, as Sorrells hit Adam Mims on touchdown passes of 24 and 7 yards to give Furman a 34-6 lead.

Blanchard threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to Andre Roberts and an 11-yard score to Alex Sellars in the fourth quarter.

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2017 Southern Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Wofford7-19-2
Samford6-28-3
Furman6-27-4
Western Carolina5-37-5
Mercer4-45-6
The Citadel3-55-6
Chattanooga3-53-8
East Tennessee State2-64-7
VMI0-80-11