Hurricanes Down Pittsburgh 31-3 - Match Report
The battle between the Hurricanes and Panthers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Pittsburgh was handed a 31-3 defeat on Thursday at Heinz Field.
Miami was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 48.5.
Jacory Harris completed 21 of 32 pass attempts for 248 yards for the Hurricanes in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Panthers defense.
Ray Graham rushed for 100 yards for Pittsburgh, while Dion Lewis added 41 yards. Tino Sunseri threw for 61 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Ray Graham and Jon Baldwin had 41 and 26 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh lost the offensive yardage battle to Miami 348-232 yards in Thursday's game. Miami had more first downs as that total ended up 20-11.
Miami lost the time of possession battle 32:04/27:56, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Miami heads into a Week 5 battle against Clemson. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida International.