Recap - Warhawks Defeat Middle Tennessee 42-14
Jyruss Edwards tore up the turf for 191 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Warhawks to a 42-14 win over the Blue Raiders at Malone Stadium.
Louisiana-Monroe was a favorite by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Kolton Browning completed 15 of 18 pass attempts for 193 yards for the Warhawks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Benjamin Cunningham rushed for 53 yards for Middle Tennessee, while William Pratcher added 43 yards. Logan Kilgore threw for 148 yards for the Blue Raiders, while receivers Kyle Griswould and Tavarres Jefferson had 99 and 74 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Monroe outgained Middle Tennessee 453-423 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-24 by the Blue Raiders.
Louisiana-Monroe led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:47/25:13 split in that important category.
Louisiana-Monroe looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida International. Middle Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track vs Arkansas State.