Crimson Tide Down North Texas 41-0 - Match Report
|Crimson Tide Down North Texas 41-0 - Match Report|
Trent Richardson tore up the turf for 167 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Crimson Tide to a 41-0 win over the Mean Green at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
The Crimson Tide earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 47-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 59.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
AJ McCarron completed 15 of 21 pass attempts for 190 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
James Hamilton rushed for 33 yards for North Texas, while Lance Dunbar added 16 yards. Derek Thompson threw for 80 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Lance Dunbar and Michael Outlaw had 45 and 35 yards respectively.
North Texas was outgained by Alabama 586-169 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-11 by the Crimson Tide.
North Texas led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:13/27:47 split in that important category.
Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Arkansas. North Texas will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.