Georgia Tech vs Middle Tennessee Wrap - Georgia Tech Wins 49-21
Stephen Hill was good for 126 receiving yards on Saturday as the Yellow Jackets grabbed a 49-21 win over the Blue Raiders at Floyd Stadium.
Georgia Tech won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 13-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 57.5.
Tevin Washington completed 5 of 8 pass attempts for 202 yards for the Yellow Jackets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Benjamin Cunningham rushed for 80 yards for Middle Tennessee, while Logan Kilgore added 19 yards. Logan Kilgore threw for 114 yards for the Blue Raiders, while receivers Sancho McDonald and Reggie Whatley had 44 and 40 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech outgained Middle Tennessee 596-342 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-21 by the Yellow Jackets.
Middle Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 38:42/21:18, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Georgia Tech heads into a Week 3 battle against Kansas. Middle Tennessee, meanwhile, will have their next action against Troy.