Georgia Tech vs Utah Wrap - Utah Wins 30-27
|Georgia Tech vs Utah Wrap - Utah Wins 30-27|
The Yellow Jackets had no answer for John White on Saturday as the Utes rolled to a 30-27 win at Sun Bowl.
Utah won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 49.5.
Jon Hays completed 15 of 31 pass attempts for 193 yards for the Utes in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Yellow Jackets defense.
Preston Lyons rushed for 138 yards for Georgia Tech, while Tevin Washington added 96 yards. Tevin Washington threw for 137 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Embry Peeples and Stephen Hill had 58 and 35 yards respectively.
Utah was outgained by Georgia Tech 448-337 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-14 by the Yellow Jackets.
The time of possession battle favored Georgia Tech as their offense was on the field for 33:58, longer than the 26:02 of their opponents.