Duke Falls 23-21 to Spiders - Recap
The Blue Devils were burned by Tre Gray for 129 receiving yards on Saturday as the Spiders picked up a 23-21 win at Wallace Wade Stadium.
Richmond was an underdog by 11.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 46.5.
Aaron Corp completed 14 of 31 pass attempts for 193 yards for the Spiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Blue Devils defense.
Juwan Thompson rushed for 86 yards for Duke, while Desmond Scott added 80 yards. Sean Renfree threw for 201 yards for the Blue Devils, while receivers Conner Vernon and Donovan Varner had 78 and 60 yards respectively.
Richmond was outgained by Duke 379-288 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-13 by the Blue Devils.
Richmond lost the time of possession battle 31:49/28:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.