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Tigers Down Virginia 41-23 - Match Report

Trevor Lawrence's 329-yard performance through the air was the key in Clemson's 41-23 win over Virginia on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Tigers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -27.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 55.5.

Trevor Lawrence completed 25 of 38 pass attempts for 329 yards for the Tigers in the win.

Brennan Armstrong rushed for 89 yards for Virginia, while Wayne Taulapapa added 47 yards. Brennan Armstrong threw for 270 yards for the Cavaliers, while receivers Billy Kemp IV and Lavel Davis Jr. had 96 and 58 yards respectively.

Virginia was outgained by Clemson 466-417 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-22 by the Cavaliers.

Clemson lost the time of possession battle 33:17-26:43, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Clemson heads into a Week 6 battle against Miami-FL. Virginia, meanwhile, will have their next action against NC State.