Florida Atlantic vs UAB Recap - Owls Win 32-31
UAB was unable to contain Alfred Morris on Thursday and the result was a 32-31 Week 1 loss against the Owls.
The Blazers also suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 13-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 49.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Jeff Van Camp completed 14 of 24 pass attempts for 254 yards for the Owls in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Blazers defense.
David Isabelle rushed for 214 yards for UAB, while Pat Shed added 68 yards. David Isabelle threw for 79 yards for the Blazers, while receivers Justin Brooks and Mike Jones had 19 and 17 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic was outgained by UAB 424-347 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 17-12 by the Blazers.
Florida Atlantic lost the time of possession battle 34:17/25:43, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Florida Atlantic looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Spartans. The Blazers will aim to get on the winning track at Southern Methodist.