Owls get wings clipped by Tigers
Charlie Whitehurst threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns on Saturday and the Clemson Tigers cruised past the Temple Owls 37-7.
The Tigers were listed as a huge 37-point favorite in this one but came up short on covering the spread. The game’s combined 44 points fell UNDER the posted total (51).
Reggie Merriweather rushed for 108 yards and a TD on 17 carries and Aaron Kelly caught seven passes for 155 yards and a TD in the win. Kyle Browning and La’Donte Harris added a touchdown catch each for the Tigers.
Mike McGann completed 23-of-38 passes for 298 yards and threw a touchdown to Domerio Hamilton-Martin in the loss for the Owls.