Florida Defeats South Florida 38-14 - Recap
|Florida Defeats South Florida 38-14 - Recap|
Jeffery Demps scampered through the South Florida defense for 139 yards as Florida handed the Bulls a 38-14 defeat on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Gators were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 14.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 50.5.
John Brantley completed 18 of 31 pass attempts for 172 yards for the Gators in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
B.J. Daniels rushed for 107 yards for South Florida, while Demetris Murray added 62 yards. B.J. Daniels threw for 84 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Evan Landi and Andreas Shields had 51 and 21 yards respectively.
South Florida lost the offensive yardage battle to Florida 423-330 yards in Saturday's game. Florida had more first downs as that total ended up 21-16.
Florida led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:55/28:05 split in that important category.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Tennessee. South Florida will aim to get back on the winning track vs Western Kentucky.