North Texas vs Arkansas State Wrap - Arkansas State Wins 37-14
Ryan Aplin sliced and diced the Mean Green defense for 322 yards as Arkansas State handed North Texas a 37-14 defeat on Saturday at ASU Stadium.
Arkansas State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 17.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 54.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ryan Aplin rushed for 69 yards, while Derek Lawson added 63 yards in the win. Josh Jarboe and Dwayne Frampton added 96 and 77 receiving yards respectively.
Lance Dunbar rushed for 90 yards for North Texas, while Andrew McNulty added 44 yards. Andrew McNulty threw for 136 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Christopher Bynes and Brelan Chancellor had 38 and 32 yards respectively.
North Texas was outgained by Arkansas State 540-283 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-15 by the Red Wolves.
North Texas lost the time of possession battle 30:11/28:48, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Arkansas State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida Atlantic. North Texas will aim to get back on the winning track at Troy.