Utes vs Falcons Final: 28-23 - Recap
|Utes vs Falcons Final: 28-23 - Recap|
The Utes were Week 9 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Falcons by a score of 28-23 at Falcon Stadium.
Utah did not, however, defeat the Falcons against the spread, which closed at 6.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 55.5.
Jordan Wynn completed 15 of 23 pass attempts for 148 yards for the Utes in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Falcons defense.
Tim Jefferson rushed for 67 yards for Air Force, while Asher Clark added 53 yards. Tim Jefferson threw for 201 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Kyle Halderman and Mikel Hunter had 67 and 56 yards respectively.
Utah lost the offensive yardage battle to Air Force 411-327 yards in Saturday's game. Utah had more first downs as that total ended up 19-12.
The time of possession battle favored Utah as their offense was on the field for 36:20, longer than the 23:40 of their opponents.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against TCU. Air Force will aim to get back on the winning track at Army.