Recap - Terrapins Defeat East Carolina 51-20
|Recap - Terrapins Defeat East Carolina 51-20|
East Carolina was unable to contain Da'Rel Scott on Wednesday and the result was a 51-20 Military Bowl loss against the Terrapins.
Maryland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 70.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Danny O'Brien completed 13 of 22 pass attempts for 181 yards for the Terrapins in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Pirates defense.
Giavanni Ruffin rushed for 27 yards for East Carolina, while Michael Bowman added 4 yards. Dominique Davis threw for 268 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Lance Lewis and Dwayne Harris had 137 and 68 yards respectively.
East Carolina was outgained by Maryland 478-343 yards in Wednesday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Pirates.
Maryland lost the time of possession battle 30:13/29:47, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.