Scarlet Knights Fall 27-6 Against Pittsburgh - Game Recap
Ray Graham tore up the turf for 113 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Panthers to a 27-6 win over the Scarlet Knights at Heinz Field.
Pittsburgh was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 43.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tino Sunseri completed 21 of 39 pass attempts for 227 yards for the Panthers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Paul James rushed for 22 yards for Rutgers, while Savon Huggins added 18 yards. Gary Nova threw for 157 yards for the Scarlet Knights, while receivers Timothy Wright and Mark Harrison had 66 and 26 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh outgained Rutgers 365-207 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-13 by the Panthers.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 32:07, longer than the 27:53 of their opponents.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Florida. Rutgers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Louisville.