Towson vs Connecticut Recap - Tigers Win 33-18
|Towson vs Connecticut Recap - Tigers Win 33-18|
Towson got a 156-yard performance from Terrance West as a key part of its 33-18 victory over the Huskies on Thursday at Rentschler Field.
The Tigers were a 16-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 47.5.
Peter Athens completed 13 of 20 pass attempts for 192 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Huskies defense.
Lyle McCombs rushed for 76 yards for Connecticut, while Deshon Foxx added 12 yards. Chandler Whitmer threw for 206 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Geremy Davis and Shakim Phillips had 100 and 77 yards respectively.
Towson outgained Connecticut 393-287 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-15 by the Tigers.
Connecticut lost the time of possession battle 36:23/23:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.