Warhawks Down South Alabama 38-24 - Match Report
|Warhawks Down South Alabama 38-24 - Match Report|
The Jaguars were burned by Brent Leonard for 126 receiving yards on Saturday as the Warhawks picked up a 38-24 win at Malone Stadium.
The Warhawks earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 22.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 53.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Kolton Browning completed 23 of 35 pass attempts for 250 yards for the Warhawks in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jaguars defense.
Demetre Baker rushed for 115 yards for South Alabama, while Ross Metheny added 15 yards. Ross Metheny threw for 211 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Jereme Jones and Greg Hollinger had 62 and 48 yards respectively.
South Alabama was outgained by Louisiana-Monroe 420-360 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-19 by the Warhawks.
The time of possession battle favored Louisiana-Monroe as their offense was on the field for 34:00, longer than the 26:00 of their opponents.
Louisiana-Monroe looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisiana-Lafayette. South Alabama will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida International.