King's 4 TD Passes Lead No. 13 Miami Past Pittsburgh, 31-19
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla.: DEriq King threw four touchdown passes and No. 13 Miami beat Pittsburgh 31-19 on Saturday.
Will Mallory caught two of Kings scoring passes as the Hurricanes (4-1, 3-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) bounced back from a 42-17 loss at top-ranked Clemson last week.
The Panthers (3-3, 2-3) lost their third straight and were without senior quarterback Kenny Pickett, who suffered an ankle injury against Boston College last week. Pickett leads the nation with 1,389 passing yards but didnt travel with the team to South Florida.
Redshirt freshman Joey Yellen replaced Pickett, completing 22 of 46 passes for 277 yards and a touchdown.