Knights Down Connecticut 62-17 - Match Report
J.J. Worton was good for 119 receiving yards on Saturday as the Knights grabbed a 62-17 win over the Huskies at Bright House Networks Stadium.
Central Florida was a favorite by 24 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 52.5.
Blake Bortles completed 20 of 24 pass attempts for 286 yards for the Knights in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Lyle McCombs rushed for 88 yards for Connecticut, while Max DeLorenzo added 13 yards. Casey Cochran threw for 95 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Brian Lemelle and Shakim Phillips had 81 and 21 yards respectively.
Connecticut lost the offensive yardage battle to Central Florida 527-233 yards in Saturday's game. Central Florida had more first downs as that total ended up 24-15.
Central Florida led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:14/23:46 split in that important category.
Next game, Central Florida takes its act home to face Houston looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head home to face Louisville.