Recap - Hurricanes Defeat South Florida 49-21
|Recap - Hurricanes Defeat South Florida 49-21|
South Florida couldn't hang with the Hurricanes on Saturday as Miami blasted the Bulls 49-21 in Week 5 action at Raymond James Stadium.
Miami was the ATS victor, as they covered the 17-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 48.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Stephen Morris completed 11 of 16 pass attempts for 222 yards for the Hurricanes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Marcus Shaw rushed for 127 yards for South Florida, while Michael Pierre added 2 yards. Steven Bench threw for 189 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Andre Davis and Chris Dunkley had 75 and 37 yards respectively.
South Florida was outgained by Miami 540-288 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-13 by the Hurricanes.
South Florida lost the time of possession battle 31:43/28:17, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Miami heads into a Week 6 battle against Georgia Tech. South Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.