Owls Down Akron 30-0 - Match Report

Owls Down Akron 30-0 - Match Report

Akron couldn't hang with the Owls on Saturday as Temple blasted the Zips 30-0 in Week 9 action at Lincoln Financial Field.

Temple was the ATS victor, as they covered the 29-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Mike Gerardi completed 15 of 22 pass attempts for 209 yards for the Owls in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Alex Allen rushed for 30 yards for Akron, while Nate Burney added 14 yards. Patrick Nicely threw for 134 yards for the Zips, while receivers Antoine Russell and Richard Hall had 50 and 43 yards respectively.

Temple outgained Akron 399-154 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-8 by the Owls.

Akron lost the time of possession battle 31:02/28:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Temple heads into a Week 10 battle against Kent State. Akron, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ball State.