Pirates vs Golden Hurricane Final: 51-49 - Recap
Dominique Davis led the way with 383 passing yards on Sunday as the Pirates picked up a 51-49 victory over the Golden Hurricane at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Pirates were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 7 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 56.5.
Jonathan Williams rushed for 92 yards, while Dominique Davis added 29 yards in the win. Dwayne Harris and Lance Lewis added 121 and 105 receiving yards respectively.
Damaris Johnson rushed for 56 yards for Tulsa, while Trey Watts added 40 yards. G.J. Kinne threw for 399 yards for the Golden Hurricane, while receivers Charles Clay and Willie Carter had 86 and 75 yards respectively.
Tulsa led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:43/28:17 split in that important category.
East Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Memphis. Tulsa will aim to get on the winning track vs Bowling Green.