Huskies vs Bulls Final: 16-10 - Recap
|Huskies vs Bulls Final: 16-10 - Recap|
Lyle McCombs ran for 130 yards as Connecticut handled South Florida by a score of 16-10 on Saturday at Rentschler Field.
Bettors who backed the Huskies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 47.5.
Johnny McEntee completed 13 of 23 pass attempts for 103 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
B.J. Daniels rushed for 64 yards for South Florida, while Darrell Scott added 58 yards. B.J. Daniels threw for 164 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Sterling Griffin and Victor Marc had 63 and 50 yards respectively.
South Florida outgained Connecticut 339-253 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Huskies.
The time of possession battle favored Connecticut as their offense was on the field for 34:26, longer than the 25:34 of their opponents.
Connecticut heads into a Week 9 battle against Pittsburgh. South Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.