October 24, 2014
ATLANTA (AP) - Jonathan Dwyer ran for two touchdowns, and No. 15 Georgia Tech had 335 yards rushing in a 37-17 victory over Jacksonville State on Saturday.
The Yellow Jackets (1-0) rested many of their starters in the second half with Clemson visiting Bobby Dodd Stadium on Thursday.
Dwyer, the 2008 Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year, scored on the first play from scrimmage, taking an option pitch for a 74-yard touchdown.
He finished with 95 yards rushing on seven carries, including a 5-yard touchdown later in the first quarter.
Jacksonville State (0-1) trailed 31-7 at halftime, scoring on Brooks Robinson's 20-yard flea-flicker TD catch.