Mountaineers vs Bearcats Final: 24-21 - Recap
West Virginia's aerial attack produced 372 yards and the Mountaineers produced a 24-21 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday at Nippert Stadium.
West Virginia was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 68.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Andrew Buie rushed for 21 yards, while Dustin Garrison added 19 yards in the win. Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey added 126 and 104 receiving yards respectively.
Isaiah Pead rushed for 113 yards for Cincinnati, while Munchie Legaux added 77 yards. Munchie Legaux threw for 144 yards for the Bearcats, while receivers Isaiah Pead and Kenbrell Thompkins had 67 and 67 yards respectively.
Cincinnati lost the time of possession battle 36:00/24:00, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
West Virginia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track at Rutgers.