Ball State vs South Florida Wrap - South Florida Wins 37-7
B.J. Daniels sliced and diced the Cardinals defense for 359 yards as South Florida handed Ball State a 37-7 defeat on Saturday at Raymond James Stadium.
South Florida was the ATS victor, as they covered the 20.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Darrell Scott rushed for 82 yards, while Demetris Murray added 48 yards in the win. Victor Marc and Terrence Mitchell added 81 and 60 receiving yards respectively.
Jahwan Edwards rushed for 41 yards for Ball State, while Barrington Scott added 23 yards. Keith Wenning threw for 148 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Jack Tomlinson and Connor Ryan had 39 and 25 yards respectively.
Ball State was outgained by South Florida 519-225 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 33-12 by the Bulls.
South Florida lost the time of possession battle 32:06/27:54, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, South Florida takes its act home to face Florida A&M looking for another win. For Ball State, they head home to face Buffalo.