Owls Down Maryland 38-7 - Match Report
|Owls Down Maryland 38-7 - Match Report|
The Terrapins had no answer for Bernard Pierce on Saturday as the Owls rolled to a 38-7 win at Byrd Stadium.
Temple won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Chester Stewart completed 9 of 9 pass attempts for 140 yards for the Owls in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
C.J. Brown rushed for 29 yards for Maryland, while Davin Meggett added 20 yards. Danny O'Brien threw for 153 yards for the Terrapins, while receivers Kerry Boykins and Kevin Dorsey had 76 and 61 yards respectively.
Temple outgained Maryland 425-240 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-14 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Temple as their offense was on the field for 41:01, longer than the 18:59 of their opponents.
Next game, Temple takes its act home to face Toledo looking for another win. For Maryland, they head home to face Towson.