Panthers Down Duke 58-55 - Match Report
|Panthers Down Duke 58-55 - Match Report|
Tom Savage threw for 424 yards to lead the Panthers over Duke 58-55 on Saturday in Week 4 action at Wallace Wade Stadium.
Pittsburgh did not, however, defeat the Blue Devils against the spread, which closed at 4 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 51.5.
James Conner rushed for 173 yards, while Isaac Bennett added 38 yards in the win. Devin Street and Tyler Boyd added 166 and 154 receiving yards respectively.
Brandon Connette rushed for 101 yards for Duke, while Josh Snead added 59 yards. Brandon Connette threw for 323 yards for the Blue Devils, while receivers Jamison Crowder and Brandon Braxton had 141 and 97 yards respectively.
Duke was outgained by Pittsburgh 598-532 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-23 by the Panthers.
Pittsburgh led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:22/23:38 split in that important category.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act home to face Virginia looking for another win. For Duke, they head home to face Troy.