Gophers golden in rout of Florida Atlantic
Laurence Maroney scored three touchdowns Saturday as the Minnesota Golden Gophers trounced the Florida Atlantic Owls by a 46-7 final score.
The Gophers pleased their supporters in this contest by covering the big 31-point spread. The combined score went OVER the game’s posted total (51.5).
Gophers QB Bryan Cupito went 10-of-17 for 230 yards passing, with two TD strikes. Gary Russell ran for two Minnesota scores, and Jared Ellerson added a touchdown reception.
Danny Embick went 11-of-24 for 130 yards passing for Florida Atlantic, with one interception. D’Ivory Edgecomb picked up a rushing TD for the Owls.