At the end of the first quarter the Jackets are tied with the Demon Deacons 3-3. Nesbitt has gone 2-4 passing for 17 yards thus far in the game, bringing the team up to 18 complete passes for the season. He has also carried the ball 8 times for 32 yards. Overall the team has rushed 15 times for 77 yards.
The Deacons are 1-3 passing for 3 yards and have 82 rushing yards on 9 carries. Tech has done a better job of moving the ball and has picked up 5 first downs to Wake’s 2. Most importantly, Tech has almost doubled the time of possession of Wake.
The first quarter ended with GT on Wake’s 20 yard line facing a 4th and 1. To open the second, CPJ and Joshua Nesbitt say let’s go for it, my friends… but fall short. That one won’t make any future Heisman videos.