Blue Devils Down Virginia 55-48 - Match Report
Virginia was unable to slow down Cooper Helfet, who produced 122 receiving yards as the Blue Devils defeated the Cavaliers 55-48 on Saturday.
Duke was an underdog by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Sean Renfree completed 17 of 29 pass attempts for 219 yards for the Blue Devils in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Keith Payne rushed for 121 yards for Virginia, while Perry Jones added 89 yards. Marc Verica threw for 417 yards for the Cavaliers, while receivers Dontrelle Inman and Kris Burd had 239 and 42 yards respectively.
Duke was outgained by Virginia 643-489 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 33-26 by the Cavaliers.
Duke lost the time of possession battle 31:46/28:14, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Duke heads into a Week 11 battle against Boston College. Virginia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Maryland.