Georgia Defeats North Texas 45-21 - Recap
|Georgia Defeats North Texas 45-21 - Recap|
Aaron Murray was good for 408 yards through the air on Saturday as the Bulldogs got past the Mean Green by a score of 45-21 at Sanford Stadium.
Georgia won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 34-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 64.5.
Todd Gurley rushed for 91 yards, while J.J. Green added 40 yards in the win. Reggie Davis and Arthur Lynch added 134 and 85 receiving yards respectively.
Brandin Byrd rushed for 23 yards for North Texas, while - Team added -1 yards. Derek Thompson threw for 202 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Reggie Pegram and Carlos Harris had 53 and 45 yards respectively.
Georgia outgained North Texas 641-245 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-13 by the Bulldogs.
North Texas lost the time of possession battle 32:03/27:57, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Georgia takes its act home to face LSU looking for another win. For North Texas, they head on the road to face Tulane.