Recap - Huskies Defeat Maryland 24-21

Recap - Huskies Defeat Maryland 24-21

The Terrapins came up short against the Huskies in Week 3 action on Saturday, falling 24-21 at Byrd Stadium.

The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 3, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting OVER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an OVER play.

Chandler Whitmer completed 10 of 16 pass attempts for 68 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Wes Brown rushed for 74 yards for Maryland, while Kerry Boykins added 12 yards. Perry Hills threw for 109 yards for the Terrapins, while receivers Stefon Diggs and Marcus Leak had 57 and 35 yards respectively.

Connecticut outgained Maryland 223-205 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 16-10 by the Terrapins.

The time of possession battle favored Connecticut as their offense was on the field for 31:14, longer than the 28:46 of their opponents.

Connecticut heads into a Week 4 battle against Western Michigan. Maryland, meanwhile, will have their next action against West Virginia.