Cincinnati Defeats South Florida 37-34 - Recap
Zach Collaros threw for 389 yards to lead the Bearcats over South Florida 37-34 on Saturday in Week 8 action at Raymond James Stadium.
Cincinnati won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 54.5.
Isaiah Pead rushed for 79 yards, while Zach Collaros added 21 yards in the win. Kenbrell Thompkins and Alex Chisum added 114 and 73 receiving yards respectively.
B.J. Daniels rushed for 54 yards for South Florida, while Darrell Scott added 29 yards. B.J. Daniels threw for 409 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Deonte Welch and Sterling Griffin had 130 and 73 yards respectively.
Cincinnati outgained South Florida 507-495 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-26 by the Bulls.
The time of possession battle favored South Florida as their offense was on the field for 31:12, longer than the 28:48 of their opponents.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act on the road to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For South Florida, they head on the road to face Rutgers.