The Virginia Cavaliers take on the Connecticut Huskies in one of the college Football games on Saturday, September 17, 2016 start time at 1:30 PM ET, at Rentschler Field, East Hartford, Connecticut.
The Virginia Cavaliers (0-2) lost against the Oregon Ducks, 44-26, last week. Kurt Benkert completed 20 of 39 passes for 193 yards and 2 touchdowns. In rushing, Albert Reid ran for 126 yards and a touchdown in 15 carries while Taquan Mizzell added 48 yards and a touchdown in 10 carries. In receiving, Doni Dowling posted 54 yards in 4 receptions while Olamide Zacchaeus added 47 yards in 3 catches. Keeon Johnson complimented for 40 yards and a touchdown.
Offensively, Viginia football is averaging 238.3 yards in passing and 144.8 yards in rushing. Defensively, Viginia football is yielding 254.8 yards in passing and 156.7 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Connecticut Huskies (1-1) lost against the Navy Midshipmen, 28-24, last week. Bryant Shirreffs completed 23 of 26 passes for 239 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Ron Johnson ran for 33 yards and a touchdown in 10 carries while Bryant Shirreffs added 32 yards in 13 carries. In receiving, Noel Thomas posted 116 yards and a touchdown in 11 receptions while Hergy Mayala added 68 yards in 5 catches.
Offensively, Connecticut Football is averaging 185.5 yards in passing and 124.8 yards in rushing. Defensively, Connecticut football is yielding 189.3 yards in passing and 165.8 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
Virginia vs Connecticut football game schedule:
Date: September 17, 2016
Start Time: 1:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN3
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -4.5 Connecticut, 48.5 O/U