Recap - Bearcats Defeat Delaware St 23-7
|Recap - Bearcats Defeat Delaware St 23-7|
George Winn tore up the turf for 147 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Bearcats to a 23-7 win over the Hornets at Nippert Stadium.
Munchie Legaux completed 20 of 27 pass attempts for 208 yards for the Bearcats in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Hornets defense.
Malcolm Williams rushed for 120 yards for Delaware St, while Dae-Hon Cheung added 8 yards. Nick Elko threw for 151 yards for the Hornets, while receivers Travis Tarpley and Josh Bailey had 75 and 33 yards respectively.
Delaware St was outgained by Cincinnati 467-261 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-13 by the Bearcats.
The time of possession battle favored Cincinnati as their offense was on the field for 32:13, longer than the 27:47 of their opponents.