Hurricanes vs Owls Final: 34-6 - Recap
Duke Johnson ran for 186 yards as Miami handled Florida Atlantic by a score of 34-6 on Friday at Sun Life Stadium.
Miami did not, however, defeat the Owls against the spread, which closed at 31 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 54.5.
Stephen Morris completed 15 of 27 pass attempts for 160 yards for the Hurricanes in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Owls defense.
Jonathan Wallace rushed for 34 yards for Florida Atlantic, while Jaquez Johnson added 30 yards. Jaquez Johnson threw for 83 yards for the Owls, while receivers Melvin German and Jonathan Wallace had 34 and 23 yards respectively.
Florida Atlantic lost the offensive yardage battle to Miami 503-250 yards in Friday's game. Miami had more first downs as that total ended up 20-18.
The time of possession battle favored Florida Atlantic as their offense was on the field for 33:18, longer than the 26:42 of their opponents.
Miami looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida. Florida Atlantic will aim to get back on the winning track at East Carolina.