Bowling Green Defeats Akron 24-10 - Recap
Anthon Samuel tore up the turf for 117 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Falcons to a 24-10 win over the Zips at InfoCision Stadium.
Bowling Green was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 60.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Schilz completed 14 of 33 pass attempts for 180 yards for the Falcons in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Zips defense.
Jawon Chisholm rushed for 100 yards for Akron, while Conor Hundley added 5 yards. Dalton Williams threw for 228 yards for the Zips, while receivers Jerrod Dillard and L.T. Smith had 66 and 40 yards respectively.
Akron was outgained by Bowling Green 472-316 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-19 by the Falcons.
Akron lost the time of possession battle 32:35/26:48, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Bowling Green heads into a Week 7 battle against Miami (Ohio). Akron, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ohio.