Broncos vs Zips Final: 56-10 - Recap
Western Michigan's aerial attack produced 372 yards and the Broncos produced a 56-10 victory over Akron on Saturday at InfoCision Stadium.
Western Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tevin Drake rushed for 69 yards, while Aaron Winchester added 38 yards in the win. Juan Nunez and Jordan White added 192 and 168 receiving yards respectively.
Nate Burney rushed for 91 yards for Akron, while Alex Allen added 33 yards. Patrick Nicely threw for 120 yards for the Zips, while receivers Antoine Russell and Richard Hall had 73 and 22 yards respectively.
Western Michigan outgained Akron 519-274 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-14 by the Broncos.
Western Michigan lost the time of possession battle 31:28/28:32, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Western Michigan heads into a Week 9 battle against Northern Illinois. Akron, meanwhile, will have their next action against Temple.