Golden Panthers Down North Texas 34-10 - Match Report
The battle between the Golden Panthers and Mean Green didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as North Texas was handed a 34-10 defeat on Saturday at Fouts Field.
Florida International was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 48.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Wesley Carroll completed 17 of 31 pass attempts for 288 yards for the Golden Panthers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Craig Robertson rushed for 64 yards for North Texas, while Brandin Byrd added 39 yards. Chase Baine threw for 142 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Darius Carey and B.J. Lewis had 54 and 31 yards respectively.
North Texas was outgained by Florida International 479-285 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-13 by the Golden Panthers.
North Texas lost the time of possession battle 32:33/27:27, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Florida International looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida Atlantic. North Texas will aim to get back on the winning track at Western Kentucky.