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BOISE – The Virginia Cavaliers travel across the country to take on the Broncos at Albertsons Stadium in a nationally televised matchup Friday night. Boise State has struggled to get the ground game going, with senior quarterback Montell Cozart’s 179 yards a team high. The Broncos’ 146 yards per game are 88th in the FBS and they’re averagi3.3 yards per carry outside of a 49-yard TD run by Alexander Mattison against Troy.
The Virginia Cavaliers are fresh off a 38-18 win over offensively challenged Connecticut. In that match-up, Virginia led 24-0 by halftime and never looked back. In all, the Cavaliers racked up over 600 yards of offense. Their offense also was efficient, going seven for 12 on their third down conversions. As a result, Virginia how now climbed back above the .500 mark for the year.
Virginia has a solid No. 1 back in Jordan Ellis (219 yards), but the way the Cavaliers have operated thus far is to rely on the air attack. Their 3.6 yards per carry are 98th nationally. Against Indiana and William & Mary, Virginia rushed for fewer than 100 yards. With some deep passes, it found a little more running room Saturday against UConn.