Gophers rock Owls

Gophers rock Owls

DeLeon Eskridge notched two touchdowns and Eric Decker caught one TD pass as the Minnesota Golden Gophers improved to 4-0 as they rocked the Florida Atlantic Owls 37-3 on Saturday afternoon.

The Gophers easily covered the 6.5-point spread, while the combined score of 40 played well UNDER the posted total of 61.5.

Eskridge made the most of his time on the field as he scored his two TDs on only 77 yards rushing. Gophers WR Eric Decker had seven receptions for 122 yards in the win.

Not much went right for the Owls on the afternoon. QB Rusty Smith was 17-for-34 in air for 154 yards and no touchdowns in the loss.