Owls Fall 56-20 Against Georgia - Game Recap
|Owls Fall 56-20 Against Georgia - Game Recap|
Aaron Murray was good for 342 yards through the air on Saturday as the Bulldogs got past the Owls by a score of 56-20 at Sanford Stadium.
The Bulldogs earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 41.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 52.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Todd Gurley rushed for 111 yards, while Keith Marshall added 104 yards in the win. Michael Bennett and Arthur Lynch added 110 and 73 receiving yards respectively.
Damian Fortner rushed for 81 yards for Florida Atlantic, while Jonathan Wallace added 33 yards. Graham Wilbert threw for 183 yards for the Owls, while receivers William Dukes and Damian Fortner had 98 and 21 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic was outgained by Georgia 713-318 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-15 by the Bulldogs.
The time of possession battle favored Florida Atlantic as their offense was on the field for 33:56, longer than the 26:04 of their opponents.
Next game, Georgia takes its act home to face Vanderbilt looking for another win. For Florida Atlantic, they head on the road to face Alabama.