Auburn Defeats Florida Atlantic 30-14 - Recap
|Auburn Defeats Florida Atlantic 30-14 - Recap|
The Tigers grabbed a Week 4 victory over the Owls on Saturday, winning 30-14 at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 31. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 61.5.
Barrett Trotter completed 16 of 28 pass attempts for 178 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Owls defense.
Alfred Morris rushed for 85 yards for Florida Atlantic, while Xavier Stinson added 42 yards. Graham Wilbert threw for 191 yards for the Owls, while receivers Alfred Morris and DeAndre Richardson had 43 and 41 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic was outgained by Auburn 315-307 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Florida Atlantic as their offense was on the field for 33:46, longer than the 26:14 of their opponents.
Auburn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Carolina. Florida Atlantic will aim to get back on the winning track at Louisiana-Lafayette.