Cincinnati Defeats Miami (Ohio) 45-3 - Recap
Cincinnati got a 197-yard performance from Isaiah Pead as a key part of its 45-3 victory over the RedHawks on Saturday at Nippert Stadium.
Cincinnati was the ATS victor, as they covered the 17-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 53.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zach Collaros completed 14 of 17 pass attempts for 216 yards for the Bearcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tracy Woods rushed for 22 yards for Miami (Ohio), while Thomas Merriweather added 20 yards. Zac Dysert threw for 165 yards for the RedHawks, while receivers Armand Robinson and Nick Harwell had 87 and 62 yards respectively.
Miami (Ohio) was outgained by Cincinnati 609-269 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-17 by the Bearcats.
Cincinnati lost the time of possession battle 31:53/28:07, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act on the road to face Louisville looking for another win. For Miami (Ohio), they head on the road to face Central Michigan.