Recap - Scarlet Knights Defeat Cincinnati 10-3
|Recap - Scarlet Knights Defeat Cincinnati 10-3|
The Bearcats had no answer for Savon Huggins on Saturday as the Scarlet Knights rolled to a 10-3 win at Nippert Stadium.
Rutgers was an underdog by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 48.5.
Gary Nova completed 11 of 19 pass attempts for 186 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Bearcats defense.
Brendon Kay rushed for 46 yards for Cincinnati, while George Winn added 35 yards. Brendon Kay threw for 251 yards for the Bearcats, while receivers Ralph Abernathy and Travis Kelce had 52 and 50 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by Rutgers 420-341 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Scarlet Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Rutgers as their offense was on the field for 37:13, longer than the 22:47 of their opponents.
Next game, Rutgers takes its act on the road to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head home to face South Florida.