UTSA got a 104-yard performance from Evans Okotcha as a key part of its 21-13 victory over the Mean Green on Saturday at Apogee Stadium.
UTSA was an underdog by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 48.5.
Eric Soza completed 30 of 49 pass attempts for 274 yards for the Roadrunners in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Mean Green defense.
Brandin Byrd rushed for 52 yards for North Texas, while Antoinne Jimmerson added 38 yards. Derek Thompson threw for 229 yards for the Mean Green, while receivers Darnell Smith and Carlos Harris had 115 and 53 yards respectively.
UTSA outgained North Texas 458-334 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-24 by the Roadrunners.
The time of possession battle favored UTSA as their offense was on the field for 33:30, longer than the 26:30 of their opponents.
UTSA looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisiana Tech. North Texas will aim to get back on the winning track at Tulsa.