Central Florida Defeats Southern Methodist 17-7 - Recap
|Central Florida Defeats Southern Methodist 17-7 - Recap|
The Knights grabbed a Week 14 victory over the Mustangs on Saturday, winning 17-7 at Bright House Networks Stadium.
Central Florida was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Jeff Godfrey completed 15 of 19 pass attempts for 167 yards for the Knights in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Zach Line rushed for 94 yards for Southern Methodist, while Kyle Padron added 3 yards. Kyle Padron threw for 220 yards for the Mustangs, while receivers Darius Johnson and Cole Beasley had 105 and 60 yards respectively.
Southern Methodist outgained Central Florida 317-311 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Central Florida as their offense was on the field for 30:58, longer than the 29:02 of their opponents.