Bulldogs Fall 38-35 Against Clemson - Game Recap
Roderick McDowell tore up the turf for 132 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Tigers to a 38-35 win over the Bulldogs at Memorial Stadium.
Clemson won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 71.5.
Tajh Boyd completed 18 of 30 pass attempts for 270 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Todd Gurley rushed for 154 yards for Georgia, while Keith Marshall added 43 yards. Aaron Murray threw for 323 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Chris Conley and Michael Bennett had 67 and 60 yards respectively.
Clemson was outgained by Georgia 545-467 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-21 by the Bulldogs.
Clemson lost the time of possession battle 32:18/27:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Clemson looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against S. Carolina St. Georgia will aim to get back on the winning track vs South Carolina.