Eagles Fall 45-0 Against Duke - Game Recap
The battle between the Blue Devils and Eagles didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as N.C. Central was handed a 45-0 defeat on Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium.
Duke was the ATS victor, as they covered the 32.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 63.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Anthony Boone completed 16 of 20 pass attempts for 176 yards for the Blue Devils in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Idreis Augustus rushed for 50 yards for N.C. Central, while Malcolm Bell added 13 yards. Jordan Reid threw for 87 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Marvin Poole and Lamar Scruggs had 27 and 24 yards respectively.
N.C. Central was outgained by Duke 488-184 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-9 by the Blue Devils.
N.C. Central lost the time of possession battle 32:24/27:36, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.