Crimson Tide Down Florida 38-10 - Match Report
|Crimson Tide Down Florida 38-10 - Match Report|
The Gators had no answer for Trent Richardson on Saturday as the Crimson Tide rolled to a 38-10 win at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Crimson Tide were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 43.5.
AJ McCarron completed 12 of 25 pass attempts for 140 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeff Driskel rushed for 18 yards for Florida, while Chris Rainey added 4 yards. John Brantley threw for 190 yards for the Gators, while receivers Andre Debose and Deonte Thompson had 90 and 43 yards respectively.
Florida was outgained by Alabama 366-222 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-9 by the Crimson Tide.
Florida lost the time of possession battle 34:41/25:19, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Alabama heads into a Week 6 battle against Vanderbilt. Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against LSU.