Bearcats vs Huskies Final: 34-17 - Recap
|Bearcats vs Huskies Final: 34-17 - Recap|
Cincinnati earned a 34-17 victory over Connecticut on Saturday in Week 14 action at Rentschler Field.
Bettors who backed the Bearcats were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 41.5.
Brendon Kay completed 19 of 29 pass attempts for 245 yards for the Bearcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Lyle McCombs rushed for 60 yards for Connecticut, while Scott McCummings added 4 yards. Chandler Whitmer threw for 264 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Shakim Phillips and Ryan Griffin had 93 and 85 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by Connecticut 373-356 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Huskies.
Cincinnati led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:39/29:21 split in that important category.