1995 Peach Bowl
1234 Total
Georgia 311310 27
Virginia 141037 34
DateDecember 30, 1995
Season1995
StadiumGeorgia Dome
LocationAtlanta, Georgia
MVPOffensive: Tiki Barber, Virginia; Hines Ward, Georgia
Defensive: Skeet Jones, Virginia; Whit Marshall, Georgia
Attendance70,284
United States TV coverage
NetworkESPN
AnnouncersJoel Meyers (play-by-play); Todd Christensen (analysis)
Peach Bowl
 < 1995 (Jan) 1996

The 1995 Peach Bowl featured the Georgia Bulldogs and Virginia Cavaliers.[1]

Georgia fell behind to the Cavaliers, 24–6, before rallying to tie the game at 27 late in the fourth quarter. Virginia clinched the victory when Demetrius "Pete" Allen returned a kickoff 83 yards for a touchdown to secure the 34–27 win with under a minute remaining. The Bulldogs lost despite a total offense edge of 525 to 256 yards.[1]

Scoring summary

First Quarter

Second Quarter

Third Quarter

Fourth Quarter

Statistics

Statistics Georgia Virginia
First Downs 20 10
Yards Rushing 112 100
Yards Passing 413 156
Total Yards 525 256
Punts-Average 6-35 7-42
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 4-2
Interceptions 2 1
Penalties-Yards 6-40 3-30

References

  1. ^ a b "UVa Football Bowl Recaps -Peach Bowl Dec. 31, 1984 - Atlanta, Ga. - Virginia 27, Purdue 24". University of Virginia. Retrieved March 21, 2019.