Tulane vs Florida Atlantic Wrap - Florida Atlantic Wins 34-17
Jaquez Johnson ran for 114 yards as Florida Atlantic handled Tulane by a score of 34-17 on Saturday at GEO Group Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Owls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 47.5.
Jaquez Johnson completed 10 of 21 pass attempts for 107 yards for the Owls in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Green Wave defense.
Orleans Darkwa rushed for 45 yards for Tulane, while Rob Kelley added 22 yards. Nick Montana threw for 71 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Ryan Grant and Justyn Shackleford had 37 and 22 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic outgained Tulane 331-167 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-9 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Florida Atlantic as their offense was on the field for 36:30, longer than the 23:30 of their opponents.
Florida Atlantic looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Southern Miss. Tulane will aim to get back on the winning track at UTSA.