Florida State vs Miami Wrap - Florida State Wins 45-17
Miami was unable to contain Chris Thompson on Saturday and the result was a 45-17 Week 6 loss against the Seminoles.
Florida State was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
Christian Ponder completed 12 of 21 pass attempts for 173 yards for the Seminoles in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hurricanes defense.
Damien Berry rushed for 101 yards for Miami, while Jacory Harris added 31 yards. Jacory Harris threw for 225 yards for the Hurricanes, while receivers Leonard Hankerson and Travis Benjamin had 72 and 59 yards respectively.
Miami lost the offensive yardage battle to Florida State 471-424 yards in Saturday's game. Miami had more first downs as that total ended up 27-19.
Miami lost the time of possession battle 32:04/27:56, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Florida State takes its act home to face Boston College looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Duke.