Blue Raiders Down North Texas 38-21 - Match Report
Logan Kilgore was good for 349 yards through the air on Saturday as the Blue Raiders got past the Mean Green by a score of 38-21 at Floyd Stadium.
Middle Tennessee was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Jordan Parker rushed for 55 yards, while Logan Kilgore added 45 yards in the win. Kyle Griswould and Anthony Amos added 140 and 121 receiving yards respectively.
Brandin Byrd rushed for 87 yards for North Texas, while Antoinne Jimmerson added 85 yards. Derek Thompson threw for 221 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Darnell Smith and Andrew Power had 76 and 58 yards respectively.
North Texas was outgained by Middle Tennessee 488-432 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-20 by the Mean Green.
The time of possession battle favored North Texas as their offense was on the field for 32:46, longer than the 27:14 of their opponents.
Next game, Middle Tennessee takes its act on the road to face Western Kentucky looking for another win. For North Texas, they head home to face Arkansas State.