Georgia Tech Defeats Middle Tennessee 42-14 - Recap
|Georgia Tech Defeats Middle Tennessee 42-14 - Recap|
Joshua Nesbitt scampered through the Middle Tennessee defense for 106 yards as Georgia Tech handed the Blue Raiders a 42-14 defeat on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
The Yellow Jackets were a 18.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 58.5.
Joshua Nesbitt completed 5 of 13 pass attempts for 86 yards for the Yellow Jackets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Phillip Tanner rushed for 56 yards for Middle Tennessee, while D.D. Kyles added 44 yards. Dwight Dasher threw for 173 yards for the Blue Raiders, while receivers Tavarres Jefferson and Malcolm Beyah had 48 and 35 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech outgained Middle Tennessee 415-316 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-19 by the Blue Raiders.
The time of possession battle favored Georgia Tech as their offense was on the field for 32:55, longer than the 27:05 of their opponents.
Georgia Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Clemson. Middle Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track vs Louisiana-Monroe.