Pirates vs Knights Final: 38-31 - Recap
Torrance Hunt tore up the turf for 100 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Pirates to a 38-31 win over the Knights at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
East Carolina was an underdog by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 51.5.
Dominique Davis completed 19 of 31 pass attempts for 203 yards for the Pirates in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Knights defense.
Latavius Murray rushed for 87 yards for Central Florida, while Jeff Godfrey added 17 yards. Jeff Godfrey threw for 100 yards for the Knights, while receivers Quincy McDuffie and Josh Reese had 93 and 51 yards respectively.
East Carolina outgained Central Florida 389-313 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-16 by the Pirates.
Central Florida led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:10/25:50 split in that important category.
East Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Marshall. Central Florida will aim to get back on the winning track vs Texas El Paso.