South Florida vs West Virginia Recap - Mountaineers Win 20-6
The Mountaineers were Week 7 winners on Thursday, coming out on top of the Bulls by a score of 20-6 at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium.
West Virginia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 46.5.
Geno Smith completed 24 of 31 pass attempts for 219 yards for the Mountaineers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Moise Plancher rushed for 63 yards for South Florida, while B.J. Daniels added 4 yards. B.J. Daniels threw for 119 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Dontavia Bogan and Lindsey Lamar had 98 and 19 yards respectively.
South Florida was outgained by West Virginia 298-202 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 15-13 by the Mountaineers.
The time of possession battle favored West Virginia as their offense was on the field for 32:01, longer than the 27:59 of their opponents.
West Virginia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Syracuse. South Florida will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.