>> Panthers Down Old Dominion 35-24 - Match Report
Old Dominion was unable to contain Isaac Bennett on Saturday and the result was a 35-24 Week 8 loss against the Panthers.
Bettors who backed the Panthers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 17. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 72.5.
Tom Savage completed 11 of 18 pass attempts for 104 yards for the Panthers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Antonio Vaughan rushed for 70 yards for Old Dominion, while Taylor Heinicke added 23 yards. Taylor Heinicke threw for 312 yards for the Monarchs, while receivers Blair Roberts and Larry Pinkard had 97 and 83 yards respectively.
Old Dominion outgained Pittsburgh 405-370 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-18 by the Monarchs.
Pittsburgh lost the time of possession battle 30:40/29:20, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face Navy looking for another win. For Old Dominion, they head on the road to face Idaho.