Gators Down Furman 54-32 - Match Report
John Brantley was good for 329 yards through the air on Saturday as the Gators got past the Paladins by a score of 54-32 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Gators were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 32. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 48.5.
Chris Rainey rushed for 90 yards, while Jeff Demps added 20 yards in the win. Andre Debose and Jordan Reed added 151 and 56 receiving yards respectively.
Jerodis Williams rushed for 133 yards for Furman, while Tersoo Uhaa added 56 yards. Chris Forcier threw for 166 yards for the Paladins, while receivers Tyler Maples and Sederrick Cunningham had 51 and 47 yards respectively.
Furman was outgained by Florida 453-446 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-19 by the Paladins.
The time of possession battle favored Furman as their offense was on the field for 36:42, longer than the 23:18 of their opponents.