>> Memphis vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 45-10
Casey Cochran led the way with 461 passing yards on Saturday as the Huskies picked up a 45-10 victory over the Tigers at Rentschler Field.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 41.5.
Martin Hyppolite rushed for 35 yards, while Lyle McCombs added 14 yards in the win. Geremy Davis and Deshon Foxx added 207 and 137 receiving yards respectively.
Brandon Hayes rushed for 33 yards for Memphis, while Doroland Dorceus added 25 yards. Paxton Lynch threw for 169 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Keiwone Malone and Sam Craft had 69 and 51 yards respectively.
Connecticut outgained Memphis 538-257 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-14 by the Huskies.
Memphis lost the time of possession battle 33:19/26:41, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.