Recap - Owls Defeat UAB 28-23
|Recap - Owls Defeat UAB 28-23|
Rice earned a 28-23 victory over UAB on Saturday in Week 13 action at Rice Stadium.
Rice was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 67.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Taylor McHargue completed 13 of 22 pass attempts for 125 yards for the Owls in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Pat Shed rushed for 34 yards for UAB, while Daniel Borne added 31 yards. Bryan Ellis threw for 248 yards for the Blazers, while receivers Pat Shed and Jeffery Anderson had 94 and 45 yards respectively.
Rice outgained UAB 354-350 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-16 by the Owls.
UAB lost the time of possession battle 34:31/25:29, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.