Indiana vs North Texas Recap - Mean Green Win 24-21
|Indiana vs North Texas Recap - Mean Green Win 24-21|
The Hoosiers had no answer for Lance Dunbar on Saturday as the Mean Green rolled to a 24-21 win at Mean Green Stadium.
The Mean Green were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 56.5.
Derek Thompson completed 10 of 20 pass attempts for 201 yards for the Mean Green in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hoosiers defense.
D'Angelo Roberts rushed for 37 yards for Indiana, while Stephen Houston added 27 yards. Edward Wright-Baker threw for 209 yards for the Hoosiers, while receivers Jamonne Chester and Kofi Hughes had 92 and 74 yards respectively.
North Texas outgained Indiana 427-404 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Hoosiers.
Indiana lost the time of possession battle 32:34/27:26, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
North Texas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Tulsa. Indiana will aim to get back on the winning track vs Penn State.