Recap - Seminoles Defeat Samford 59-6
|Recap - Seminoles Defeat Samford 59-6|
The Bulldogs had no answer for Ty Jones on Saturday as the Seminoles rolled to a 59-6 win at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Seminoles were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 37 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 51.5.
Christian Ponder completed 12 of 14 pass attempts for 167 yards for the Seminoles in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Chris Evans rushed for 39 yards for Samford, while Fabian Truss added 29 yards. Dustin Taliaferro threw for 174 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Quin Roberson and DeMarcus Covington had 96 and 56 yards respectively.
Florida State outgained Samford 481-300 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-19 by the Seminoles.
The time of possession battle favored Samford as their offense was on the field for 37:14, longer than the 22:46 of their opponents.