Recap - Eagles Defeat Duke 21-16
|Recap - Eagles Defeat Duke 21-16|
Montel Harris scampered through the Duke defense for 109 yards as Boston College handed the Blue Devils a 21-16 defeat on Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium.
Boston College was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 51.5.
Chase Rettig completed 12 of 24 pass attempts for 230 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Desmond Scott rushed for 20 yards for Duke, while Conner Vernon added 3 yards. Sean Renfree threw for 285 yards for the Blue Devils, while receivers Conner Vernon and Desmond Scott had 134 and 29 yards respectively.
Duke lost the offensive yardage battle to Boston College 356-311 yards in Saturday's game. Duke had more first downs as that total ended up 19-15.
Boston College lost the time of possession battle 31:35/28:25, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Boston College takes its act home to face Virginia looking for another win. For Duke, they head on the road to face Georgia Tech.