Owls Down UTSA 34-14 - Match Report
Charles Ross ran for 117 yards as Rice handled UTSA by a score of 34-14 on Saturday at Rice Stadium.
Rice won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 57.5.
Taylor McHargue completed 12 of 21 pass attempts for 144 yards for the Owls in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Roadrunners defense.
David Glasco rushed for 32 yards for UTSA, while Kam Jones added 22 yards. Eric Soza threw for 113 yards for the Roadrunners, while receivers David Glasco and Kam Jones had 41 and 22 yards respectively.
Rice outgained UTSA 483-239 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-13 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Rice as their offense was on the field for 36:08, longer than the 23:52 of their opponents.
Next game, Rice takes its act on the road to face Tulsa looking for another win. For UTSA, they head home to face San Jose State.