Florida International vs Florida Atlantic Recap - Owls Win 21-9
Lester Jean was good for 114 receiving yards on Saturday as the Owls grabbed a 21-9 win over the Golden Panthers at Lockhart Stadium.
The Owls were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 47.5.
Jeff Van Camp completed 19 of 27 pass attempts for 169 yards for the Owls in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kedrick Rhodes rushed for 100 yards for Florida International, while Jeremiah Harden added 16 yards. Wesley Carroll threw for 210 yards for the Golden Panthers, while receivers T.Y. Hilton and Jacob Younger had 124 and 25 yards respectively.
Florida International outgained Florida Atlantic 360-356 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Florida Atlantic as their offense was on the field for 30:49, longer than the 29:11 of their opponents.
Next game, Florida Atlantic takes its act on the road to face Western Kentucky looking for another win. For Florida International, they head home to face Louisiana-Monroe.