Connecticut Defeats Louisville 23-20 - Recap
|Connecticut Defeats Louisville 23-20 - Recap|
Louisville was unable to contain Lyle McCombs on Saturday and the result was a 23-20 Week 13 loss against the Huskies.
Bettors who backed the Huskies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 46.5.
Chandler Whitmer completed 7 of 21 pass attempts for 72 yards for the Huskies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cardinals defense.
Jeremy Wright rushed for 43 yards for Louisville, while Corvin Lamb added 9 yards. Teddy Bridgewater threw for 331 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Damian Copeland and DeVante Parker had 95 and 91 yards respectively.
Connecticut lost the offensive yardage battle to Louisville 401-241 yards in Saturday's game. Louisville had more first downs as that total ended up 23-12.
The time of possession battle favored Louisville as their offense was on the field for 32:27, longer than the 27:33 of their opponents.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Louisville will aim to get back on the winning track at Rutgers.