SPARTANBURG, S.C. – On Saturday afternoon, the Wofford College football team opened the season with a 31-14 win over Mercer at Gibbs Stadium. The Terriers took a 17-0 lead into halftime and added touchdowns in the third and fourth quarters for the victory.
Wofford is 1-0 overall and Mercer is 0-4 on the season. The Terriers rushed for 201 yards and passed for 173 yards, with four different players scoring touchdowns. Irvin Mulligan led the team with 90 rushing yards and a touchdown, while Jimmy Weirick was 12-of-18 passing for 173 yards. The Bears were led by Nakendrick Clark with 67 rushing yards.
- Stadium: Gibbs Stadium
- Location: Spartanburg, South Carolina
- Attendance: 1078
MER: Peevy,Carter (131PASS); Clark,Nakendrick (67RUSH); Dirrim,Ethan (66REC);