North Carolina vs Pittsburgh Recap - Tar Heels Win 34-27
|North Carolina vs Pittsburgh Recap - Tar Heels Win 34-27|
The Tar Heels were Week 12 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Panthers by a score of 34-27 at Heinz Field.
North Carolina was a favorite by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 53.5.
Marquise Williams completed 15 of 27 pass attempts for 173 yards for the Tar Heels in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
James Conner rushed for 102 yards for Pittsburgh, while Isaac Bennett added 26 yards. Tom Savage threw for 313 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Tyler Boyd and Devin Street had 92 and 81 yards respectively.
North Carolina lost the offensive yardage battle to Pittsburgh 359-322 yards in Saturday's game. Pittsburgh had more first downs as that total ended up 22-17.
Pittsburgh led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:59/23:01 split in that important category.
North Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Old Dominion. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track at Syracuse.