Toledo vs Florida Wrap - Florida Wins 24-6
Mack Brown tore up the turf for 112 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Gators to a 24-6 win over the Rockets at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Florida won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 22-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Jeff Driskel completed 17 of 22 pass attempts for 153 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
David Fluellen rushed for 46 yards for Toledo, while Terrance Owens added 4 yards. Terrance Owens threw for 155 yards for the Rockets, while receivers Bernard Reedy and David Fluellen had 50 and 42 yards respectively.
Toledo lost the offensive yardage battle to Florida 415-205 yards in Saturday's game. Florida had more first downs as that total ended up 22-12.
The time of possession battle favored Florida as their offense was on the field for 39:48, longer than the 20:12 of their opponents.
Florida heads into a Week 2 battle against Miami. Toledo, meanwhile, will have their next action against Missouri.