Warhawks Down North Texas 42-16 - Match Report
Kolton Browning was good for 324 yards through the air on Saturday as the Warhawks got past the Mean Green by a score of 42-16 at Malone Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Warhawks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 57.5.
DeVontae McNeal rushed for 54 yards, while Mitchell Bailey added 46 yards in the win. Je'Ron Hamm and Brent Leonard added 119 and 93 receiving yards respectively.
Brandin Byrd rushed for 77 yards for North Texas, while Jeremy Brown added 56 yards. Derek Thompson threw for 322 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Carlos Harris and Ivan Delgado had 118 and 81 yards respectively.
North Texas was outgained by Louisiana-Monroe 518-467 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-26 by the Mean Green.
The time of possession battle favored North Texas as their offense was on the field for 32:51, longer than the 27:09 of their opponents.
Louisiana-Monroe looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida International. North Texas will aim to get back on the winning track at Western Kentucky.