West Virginia vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 16-13
|West Virginia vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 16-13|
West Virginia was unable to contain Jordan Todman on Friday and the result was a 16-13 Week 9 loss against the Huskies.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 44.5.
Zach Frazer completed 18 of 29 pass attempts for 166 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Noel Devine rushed for 67 yards for West Virginia, while Geno Smith added 64 yards. Geno Smith threw for 160 yards for the Mountaineers, while receivers Jock Sanders and Tavon Austin had 43 and 41 yards respectively.
Connecticut was outgained by West Virginia 414-278 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-16 by the Mountaineers.
Connecticut lost the time of possession battle 30:45/29:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Connecticut heads into a Week 11 battle against Pittsburgh. West Virginia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.