Rutgers Defeats N.C. Central 48-0 - Recap
The battle between the Scarlet Knights and Eagles didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as N.C. Central was handed a 48-0 defeat on Thursday at Rutgers Stadium.
Rutgers was the ATS victor, as they covered the 43.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 53.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chas Dodd completed 9 of 17 pass attempts for 113 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Eagles defense.
Andre Clarke rushed for 28 yards for N.C. Central, while Gary Douglas added 12 yards. Michael Johnson threw for 88 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Jonathan Nicely and Geovonie Irvine had 44 and 37 yards respectively.
N.C. Central lost the offensive yardage battle to Rutgers 347-120 yards in Thursday's game. Rutgers had more first downs as that total ended up 20-8.
N.C. Central lost the time of possession battle 34:25/25:35, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.