Connecticut vs Cincinnati Recap - Bearcats Win 41-16
|Connecticut vs Cincinnati Recap - Bearcats Win 41-16|
Cincinnati's aerial attack produced 300 yards and the Bearcats produced a 41-16 victory over Connecticut on Saturday at Nippert Stadium.
Cincinnati was the ATS victor, as they covered the 15.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 45.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jordan Luallen rushed for 51 yards, while Tion Green added 38 yards in the win. Mekale McKay and Chris Moore added 93 and 65 receiving yards respectively.
Max DeLorenzo rushed for 46 yards for Connecticut, while Martin Hyppolite added 40 yards. Tim Boyle threw for 310 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Geremy Davis and Deshon Foxx had 140 and 61 yards respectively.
Connecticut was outgained by Cincinnati 525-377 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-22 by the Bearcats.
Cincinnati lost the time of possession battle 31:37/28:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Cincinnati heads into a Week 10 battle against Memphis. Connecticut, meanwhile, will have their next action against Central Florida.