Owls Fall 31-17 Against Middle Tennessee - Game Recap
|Owls Fall 31-17 Against Middle Tennessee - Game Recap|
Jordan Parker tore up the turf for 117 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Blue Raiders to a 31-17 win over the Owls at Floyd Stadium.
Middle Tennessee was a favorite by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
Logan Kilgore completed 10 of 14 pass attempts for 178 yards for the Blue Raiders in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Damian Fortner rushed for 42 yards for Florida Atlantic, while Jonathan Wallace added 27 yards. Graham Wilbert threw for 260 yards for the Owls, while receivers Daniel McKinney and William Dukes had 75 and 60 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic lost the offensive yardage battle to Middle Tennessee 480-356 yards in Saturday's game. Middle Tennessee had more first downs as that total ended up 24-19.
The time of possession battle favored Middle Tennessee as their offense was on the field for 31:57, longer than the 28:03 of their opponents.
Middle Tennessee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Memphis. Florida Atlantic will aim to get back on the winning track at Georgia.