Texas State vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 68-28
The battle between the Cougars and Bobcats didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Texas State was handed a 68-28 defeat on Saturday at John O`Quinn Field at Robertson Stadium.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 39-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 75.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Case Keenum completed 17 of 22 pass attempts for 274 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Bobcats defense.
Dexter Imade rushed for 73 yards for Texas State, while Karrington Bush added 73 yards. Tyler Arndt threw for 153 yards for the Bobcats, while receivers DaMarcus Griggs and Daren Dillard had 85 and 55 yards respectively.
Texas State was outgained by Houston 497-345 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Bobcats.
The time of possession battle favored Texas State as their offense was on the field for 43:01, longer than the 16:59 of their opponents.