Michigan Defeats Connecticut 24-21 - Recap
|Michigan Defeats Connecticut 24-21 - Recap|
Connecticut was unable to contain Fitzgerald Toussaint on Saturday and the result was a 24-21 Week 4 loss against the Wolverines.
The Wolverines earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 18.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 51.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Devin Gardner completed 11 of 23 pass attempts for 97 yards for the Wolverines in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Huskies defense.
Lyle McCombs rushed for 38 yards for Connecticut, while Max DeLorenzo added 23 yards. Chandler Whitmer threw for 159 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Deshon Foxx and Geremy Davis had 60 and 52 yards respectively.
Connecticut was outgained by Michigan 289-206 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-12 by the Wolverines.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan as their offense was on the field for 35:47, longer than the 24:13 of their opponents.
Michigan looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Connecticut will aim to get back on the winning track at Buffalo.