Golden Eagles Down East Carolina 48-28 - Match Report
|Golden Eagles Down East Carolina 48-28 - Match Report|
East Carolina couldn't hang with the Golden Eagles on Saturday as Southern Miss blasted the Pirates 48-28 in Week 10 action at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
Southern Miss was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 59.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Austin Davis completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 133 yards for the Golden Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Torrance Hunt rushed for 53 yards for East Carolina, while Dominique Davis added 24 yards. Dominique Davis threw for 262 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Reese Wiggins and Justin Hardy had 85 and 64 yards respectively.
East Carolina outgained Southern Miss 420-299 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-17 by the Pirates.
The time of possession battle favored East Carolina as their offense was on the field for 35:45, longer than the 24:15 of their opponents.
Southern Miss heads into a Week 11 battle against Central Florida. East Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Texas El Paso.