The Connecticut Huskies host the UCF Knight in Week 8 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 12:00 PM ET, at Rentschler Field.
The UCF Knight (3-4) suffered from a 26-25 loss to the Temple Owls in Week 7. McKenzie Milton threw for 210 yards and two touchdowns in 13-for-22 passes. On the ground, Jawon Hamilton rushed for 38 yards in eight attempts while Dontravious Wilson had 35 yards in 15 attempts. Milton had nine yards and a touchdown. Tre’Quan Smith led in receiving with 103 yards and a touchdown in three catches while Jordan Akins had 39 yards in two receptions. Adrian Killins had 16 yards and a touchdown.
On the offense, UCF football averages 195.3 yards in passing and 207.7 yards in rushing. On the defense, UCF football allows 226.2 yards in passing and 126.7 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Connecticut Huskies (3-4) suffered from a 42-27 loss to the South Florida Bulls in Week 7. Bryant Shirreffs threw for 306 yards and two touchdowns in 22-for-39 passes. On the ground, Arkeel Newsome rushed for 72 yards and a touchdown in 15 carries while Ron Johnson had 20 yards in six attempts. Noel Thomas led in receiving with 127 yards in 12 receptions while Newsome had 90 yards and a touchdown in three catches.
On the offense, Connecticut football averages 237.7 yards in passing and 125.6 yards in rushing. On the defense, Connecticut football allows 285.9 yards in passing and 129.9 yards in rushing against their opponents.
UCF vs Connecticut football game schedule:
Date: October 22, 2016
Kick Off Time: 12:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPNN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -3.5 UCF, 48.0 O/U