Tar Heels vs Phoenix Final: 62-0 - Recap
Elon couldn't hang with the Tar Heels on Saturday as North Carolina blasted the Phoenix 62-0 in Week 1 action at Kenan Stadium.
Bryn Renner completed 14 of 21 pass attempts for 236 yards for the Tar Heels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Phoenix defense.
Thuc Phan rushed for 19 yards for Elon, while Karl Bostick added 13 yards. Thomas Wilson threw for 99 yards for the Phoenix, while receivers Kierre Brown and Jeremy Peterson had 31 and 23 yards respectively.
Elon lost the offensive yardage battle to North Carolina 524-170 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 24-11.
North Carolina lost the time of possession battle 34:06/25:54, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.