Owls Down East Carolina 62-38 - Match Report
|Owls Down East Carolina 62-38 - Match Report|
East Carolina was unable to contain Jeremy Eddington on Saturday and the result was a 62-38 Week 12 loss against the Owls.
The Owls were a 8-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 73.5.
Taylor McHargue completed 11 of 15 pass attempts for 220 yards for the Owls in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jonathan Williams rushed for 100 yards for East Carolina, while Dominique Davis added 14 yards. Dominique Davis threw for 308 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Lance Lewis and Dwayne Harris had 126 and 119 yards respectively.
Rice outgained East Carolina 639-454 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-21 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Rice as their offense was on the field for 38:46, longer than the 21:14 of their opponents.
Rice heads into a Week 13 battle against UAB. East Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Southern Methodist.