Tigers Down Rice 14-10 - Match Report
|Tigers Down Rice 14-10 - Match Report|
The Tigers were Week 6 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Owls by a score of 14-10 at Liberty Bowl.
The Tigers were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 60.5.
Jacob Karam completed 8 of 12 pass attempts for 70 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Turner Petersen rushed for 56 yards for Rice, while Charles Ross added 39 yards. Taylor McHargue threw for 117 yards for the Owls, while receivers Jordan Taylor and Dennis Parks had 46 and 26 yards respectively.
Rice lost the offensive yardage battle to Memphis 245-221 yards in Saturday's game. Memphis had more first downs as that total ended up 15-12.
Memphis led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:23/25:37 split in that important category.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against East Carolina. Rice will aim to get back on the winning track vs UTSA.