Blue Raiders Down Florida Atlantic 38-14 - Match Report
|Blue Raiders Down Florida Atlantic 38-14 - Match Report|
William Pratcher scampered through the Florida Atlantic defense for 125 yards as Middle Tennessee handed the Owls a 38-14 defeat on Saturday at FAU Stadium.
Middle Tennessee was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Logan Kilgore completed 28 of 39 pass attempts for 218 yards for the Blue Raiders in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Owls defense.
Alfred Morris rushed for 153 yards for Florida Atlantic, while Travis Jones added 11 yards. Graham Wilbert threw for 104 yards for the Owls, while receivers Derek Moise and DeAndre Richardson had 32 and 25 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic was outgained by Middle Tennessee 479-276 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-16 by the Blue Raiders.
The time of possession battle favored Middle Tennessee as their offense was on the field for 30:41, longer than the 29:19 of their opponents.
Next game, Middle Tennessee takes its act home to face Louisiana-Lafayette looking for another win. For Florida Atlantic, they head home to face Arkansas State.