The Cincinnati Huskies take on the Connecticut Bearcats in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 8, 2016 start time at 11:30 PM ET, at Rentschler Field, East Hartford, Cincinnati.
The Cincinnati Huskies (3-2) lost against the South Florida Bulls, 45-20, last week. Ross Trail completed 20 of 30 passes for 216 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Tion Green ran for 98 yards and a touchdown in 12 carries while Mike Boone added 31 yards in 13 carries. In receiving, Kahlil Lewis posted 77 yards and a touchdown in five receptions while Nate Cole added 73 yards in seven catches.
Offensively, Cincinnati football is averaging 265.2 yards in passing and 149.4 yards in rushing. Defensively, Cincinnati football is yielding 269.8 yards in passing and 150.2 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Connecticut Bearcats (2-3) lost against the Houston COugars, 42-14, last week. Bryant Shirreffs completed 13 of 29 passes for 239 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Noel Thomas ran for 22 yards in three attempts while Arkeel Newsome added 13 yards in six attempts. Shirreffs added 12 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Thomas posted 135 yards and a touchdown in six receptions while Hergy Mayala added 92 yards in six catches.
Offensively, Connecticut football is averaging 226.8 yards in passing and 123.8 yards in rushing. Defensively, Connecticut football is yielding 294.6 yards in passing and 118.2 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
Cincinnati vs Connecticut football game schedule:
Date: October 8, 2016
Start Time: 11:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: CBSSN
Live Stream: CBS Sports Stream
Odds and Point Spread: -3.5 Cincinnati, 48.0 O/U