VMI Falls 48-7 to Cavaliers - Recap
VMI was unable to slow down Kris Burd, who produced 119 receiving yards as the Cavaliers defeated the Keydets 48-7 on Saturday.
The Cavaliers were a 39-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Marc Verica completed 16 of 23 pass attempts for 224 yards for the Cavaliers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chaz Jones rushed for 29 yards for VMI, while Gabe Itoka added 13 yards. Cameron Jones threw for 130 yards for the Keydets, while receivers T.J. Talley and Tracy Hairston had 44 and 36 yards respectively.
Virginia outgained VMI 466-179 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-8 by the Cavaliers.
The time of possession battle favored Virginia as their offense was on the field for 32:30, longer than the 27:30 of their opponents.
Virginia heads into a Week 5 battle against Florida State. VMI, meanwhile, will have their next action against Army.