Miami Defeats North Carolina 30-24 - Recap
|Miami Defeats North Carolina 30-24 - Recap|
The Hurricanes were Week 7 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Tar Heels by a score of 30-24 at Kenan Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Hurricanes were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 52.5.
Jacory Harris completed 20 of 30 pass attempts for 267 yards for the Hurricanes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Giovani Bernard rushed for 110 yards for North Carolina, while Ryan Houston added 22 yards. Bryn Renner threw for 288 yards for the Tar Heels, while receivers Dwight Jones and Erik Highsmith had 82 and 74 yards respectively.
Miami lost the offensive yardage battle to North Carolina 429-311 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 25-15.
The time of possession battle favored North Carolina as their offense was on the field for 33:32, longer than the 26:28 of their opponents.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face Georgia Tech looking for another win. For North Carolina, they head on the road to face Clemson.