Connecticut vs Buffalo Wrap - Connecticut Wins 17-3
|Connecticut vs Buffalo Wrap - Connecticut Wins 17-3|
Nick Williams inflicted damage on the Buffalo secondary, receiving 113 yards as Connecticut defeated the Bulls 17-3 at UB Stadium.
Connecticut was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 46.5.
Johnny McEntee completed 12 of 21 pass attempts for 213 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Branden Oliver rushed for 84 yards for Buffalo, while Chazz Anderson added 35 yards. Chazz Anderson threw for 193 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Marcus Rivers and Alex Neutz had 94 and 83 yards respectively.
Connecticut was outgained by Buffalo 319-293 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-13 by the Bulls.
Buffalo lost the time of possession battle 30:22/29:38, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act home to face Western Michigan looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face Tennessee.