Blue Raiders vs Yellow Jackets Final: 49-28 - Recap
Middle Tennessee got a 217-yard performance from Benny Cunningham as a key part of its 49-28 victory over the Yellow Jackets on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
Middle Tennessee was an underdog by 25 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 63.5.
Logan Kilgore completed 17 of 23 pass attempts for 246 yards for the Blue Raiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Yellow Jackets defense.
Orwin Smith rushed for 85 yards for Georgia Tech, while Robert Godhigh added 35 yards. Tevin Washington threw for 146 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Orwin Smith and Jeff Greene had 61 and 46 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech was outgained by Middle Tennessee 510-425 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-24 by the Yellow Jackets.
Middle Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 33:15/26:39, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Middle Tennessee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisiana-Monroe. Georgia Tech will aim to get back on the winning track at Clemson.