Central Florida vs Tulsa Wrap - Tulsa Wins 23-21
|Central Florida vs Tulsa Wrap - Tulsa Wins 23-21|
Trey Watts ran for 122 yards as Tulsa handled Central Florida by a score of 23-21 on Saturday at Chapman Stadium.
Tulsa won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 54.5.
Cody Green completed 21 of 34 pass attempts for 252 yards for the Golden Hurricane in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Knights defense.
Latavius Murray rushed for 60 yards for Central Florida, while Jeff Godfrey added 8 yards. Blake Bortles threw for 169 yards for the Knights, while receivers Quincy McDuffie and Breshad Perriman had 49 and 33 yards respectively.
Central Florida was outgained by Tulsa 461-235 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-14 by the Golden Hurricane.
The time of possession battle favored Tulsa as their offense was on the field for 31:08, longer than the 28:52 of their opponents.
Tulsa heads into a Week 13 battle against Southern Methodist. Central Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against UAB.