Duke vs Memphis Wrap - Duke Wins 28-14
|Duke vs Memphis Wrap - Duke Wins 28-14|
Jamison Crowder was good for 140 receiving yards on Saturday as the Blue Devils grabbed a 28-14 win over the Tigers at Liberty Bowl.
Duke won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Brandon Connette completed 14 of 21 pass attempts for 198 yards for the Blue Devils in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Brandon Hayes rushed for 39 yards for Memphis, while Paxton Lynch added 29 yards. Paxton Lynch threw for 148 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Tevin Jones and Mose Frazier had 49 and 32 yards respectively.
Duke outgained Memphis 470-237 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-12 by the Blue Devils.
Duke led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:43/25:17 split in that important category.
Next game, Duke takes its act home to face Georgia Tech looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Middle Tennessee.