Panthers vs Wildcats Final: 27-10 - Recap
|Panthers vs Wildcats Final: 27-10 - Recap|
Kentucky was unable to contain Dion Lewis on Saturday and the result was a 27-10 Compass Bowl loss against the Panthers.
Pittsburgh won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Tino Sunseri completed 9 of 19 pass attempts for 96 yards for the Panthers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Wildcats defense.
Derrick Locke rushed for 71 yards for Kentucky, while Randall Cobb added 23 yards. Morgan Newton threw for 211 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers Randall Cobb and Derrick Locke had 62 and 61 yards respectively.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 32:38, longer than the 27:22 of their opponents.