North Carolina vs Miami Wrap - North Carolina Wins 18-14
|North Carolina vs Miami Wrap - North Carolina Wins 18-14|
Miami was unable to contain Giovani Bernard on Saturday and the result was a 18-14 Week 7 loss against the Tar Heels.
The Tar Heels earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 71.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Bryn Renner completed 25 of 40 pass attempts for 214 yards for the Tar Heels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hurricanes defense.
Mike James rushed for 96 yards for Miami, while Duke Johnson added 47 yards. Stephen Morris threw for 155 yards for the Hurricanes, while receivers Rayshawn Scott and Allen Hurns had 72 and 44 yards respectively.
Miami lost the offensive yardage battle to North Carolina 486-415 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 30-26.
The time of possession battle favored Miami as their offense was on the field for 30:18, longer than the 29:42 of their opponents.
North Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Duke. Miami will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida State.