Eagles Down Florida 26-20 - Match Report
Ga Southern got a 125-yard performance from Jerick McKinnon as a key part of its 26-20 victory over the Gators on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
The Eagles were a 28-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 44.5.
Kevin Ellison completed 0 of 3 pass attempts for 0 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kelvin Taylor rushed for 92 yards for Florida, while Mack Brown added 44 yards. Skyler Mornhinweg threw for 122 yards for the Gators, while receivers Solomon Patton and Quinton Dunbar had 69 and 37 yards respectively.
Florida was outgained by Ga Southern 429-279 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-15 by the Eagles.
Florida lost the time of possession battle 30:23/29:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.