Panthers vs Bearcats Final: 28-10 - Recap
|Panthers vs Bearcats Final: 28-10 - Recap|
Dion Lewis scampered through the Cincinnati defense for 261 yards as Pittsburgh handed the Bearcats a 28-10 defeat on Saturday at Nippert Stadium.
The Panthers were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 55.5.
Tino Sunseri completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 158 yards for the Panthers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bearcats defense.
Isaiah Pead rushed for 97 yards for Cincinnati, while Zach Collaros added 47 yards. Zach Collaros threw for 109 yards for the Bearcats, while receivers Anthony McClung and Armon Binns had 44 and 29 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by Pittsburgh 430-265 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Panthers.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 35:30, longer than the 24:30 of their opponents.