Florida State Defeats Maryland 30-16 - Recap
|Florida State Defeats Maryland 30-16 - Recap|
The Seminoles grabbed a Week 12 victory over the Terrapins on Saturday, winning 30-16 at Byrd Stadium.
Florida State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Christian Ponder completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 170 yards for the Seminoles in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Terrapins defense.
Da'Rel Scott rushed for 87 yards for Maryland, while Davin Meggett added 72 yards. Danny O'Brien threw for 269 yards for the Terrapins, while receivers Torrey Smith and Adrian Cannon had 69 and 50 yards respectively.
Florida State lost the offensive yardage battle to Maryland 432-354 yards in Saturday's game. Maryland had more first downs as that total ended up 23-15.
Florida State lost the time of possession battle 31:40/28:20, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Florida State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida. Maryland will aim to get back on the winning track vs North Carolina State.