Ark-Pine Bluff vs Texas El Paso Recap - Miners Win 31-10
The battle between the Miners and Golden Lions didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Arkansas-Pine Bluff was handed a 31-10 defeat on Saturday at the Sun Bowl.
The Miners won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 38.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Trevor Vittatoe completed 17 of 27 pass attempts for 229 yards for the Miners in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Golden Lions defense.
Dhabion Woodfin rushed for 50 yards for Ark.-Pine Bluff, while Adrian Moore added 16 yards. Josh Boudreaux threw for 202 yards for the Golden Lions, while receivers Raymond Webber and TJ Shelton had 123 and 34 yards respectively.
Ark.-Pine Bluff was outgained by Texas El Paso 463-278 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-14 by the Miners.
The time of possession battle favored Texas El Paso as their offense was on the field for 32:15, longer than the 27:45 of their opponents.