Nittany Lions Down Temple 24-13 - Match Report
Matt McGloin was good for 318 yards through the air on Saturday as the Nittany Lions got past the Owls by a score of 24-13 at Beaver Stadium.
Penn State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 43.5.
Zach Zwinak rushed for 94 yards, while Michael Zordich added 75 yards in the win. Allen Robinson and Kyle Carter added 82 and 70 receiving yards respectively.
Chris Coyer rushed for 64 yards for Temple, while Matt Brown added 26 yards. Chris Coyer threw for 124 yards for the Owls, while receivers Montel Harris and Jalen Fitzpatrick had 42 and 31 yards respectively.
Temple was outgained by Penn State 491-237 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-13 by the Nittany Lions.
Penn State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:52/23:08 split in that important category.
Next game, Penn State takes its act on the road to face Illinois looking for another win. For Temple, they head home to face South Florida.