Recap - Rams Defeat Temple 30-29
|Recap - Rams Defeat Temple 30-29|
Michael Nebrich led the way with 320 passing yards on Saturday as the Rams picked up a 30-29 victory over the Owls at Lincoln Financial Field.
The Rams were a 20.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 53.5.
Carlton Koonce rushed for 168 yards, while Michael Nebrich added 29 yards in the win. Sam Ajala and Tebucky Jones added 134 and 109 receiving yards respectively.
Kenneth Harper rushed for 105 yards for Temple, while Zaire Williams added 81 yards. Connor Reilly threw for 69 yards for the Owls, while receivers Chris Coyer and John Christopher had 50 and 37 yards respectively.
Temple was outgained by Fordham 520-385 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-26 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Fordham as their offense was on the field for 34:43, longer than the 25:17 of their opponents.