Cincinnati vs Fresno State Recap - Bulldogs Win 28-14
Fresno State earned a 28-14 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday in Week 1 action at Bulldog Stadium.
Fresno State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 57.5.
Ryan Colburn completed 18 of 24 pass attempts for 247 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bearcats defense.
Isaiah Pead rushed for 36 yards for Cincinnati, while D.J. Woods added 8 yards. Zach Collaros threw for 219 yards for the Bearcats, while receivers D.J. Woods and Vidal Hazelton had 72 and 63 yards respectively.
Cincinnati lost the offensive yardage battle to Fresno State 296-234 yards in Saturday's game. Cincinnati had more first downs as that total ended up 15-13.
The time of possession battle favored Cincinnati as their offense was on the field for 30:50, longer than the 29:10 of their opponents.
Next game, Fresno State takes its act on the road to face Utah State looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head home to face Indiana State.