Knights Down Akron 38-7 - Match Report
Central Florida's aerial attack produced 314 yards and the Knights produced a 38-7 victory over Akron on Thursday at Bright House Networks Stadium.
The Knights were a 23.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 55.5.
Storm Johnson rushed for 99 yards, while William Stanback added 38 yards in the win. Breshad Perriman and J.J. Worton added 113 and 60 receiving yards respectively.
D.J. Jones rushed for 54 yards for Akron, while Conor Hundley added 50 yards. Kyle Pohl threw for 98 yards for the Zips, while receivers Fransohn Bickley and Mykel Traylor-Bennett had 26 and 25 yards respectively.
Central Florida outgained Akron 476-250 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Knights.
Central Florida led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:39/27:21 split in that important category.
Central Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida International. Akron will aim to get back on the winning track vs James Madison.