Memphis vs Middle Tennessee Recap - Blue Raiders Win 38-31
|Memphis vs Middle Tennessee Recap - Blue Raiders Win 38-31|
D.D. Kyles tore up the turf for 105 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Blue Raiders to a 38-31 win over the Tigers at Floyd Stadium.
Middle Tennessee won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 23-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 57.5.
Logan Kilgore completed 27 of 41 pass attempts for 277 yards for the Blue Raiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Tigers defense.
Billy Foster rushed for 94 yards for Memphis, while Artaves Gibson added 52 yards. Taylor Reed threw for 230 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Tannar Rehrer and Kevin Wright had 72 and 48 yards respectively.
The time of possession battle favored Memphis as their offense was on the field for 33:31, longer than the 26:29 of their opponents.
Middle Tennessee heads into a Week 6 battle against Western Kentucky. Memphis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Rice.