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Falcons Fall 45-21 Against Western Michigan - Game Recap

Bowling Green was unable to contain Tevin Drake on Saturday and the result was a 45-21 Week 6 loss against the Broncos.

Bettors who backed the Broncos were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 10.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 60.5.

Alex Carder completed 18 of 26 pass attempts for 212 yards for the Broncos in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Falcons defense.

Anthon Samuel rushed for 59 yards for Bowling Green, while Trent Hurley added 28 yards. Matt Schilz threw for 194 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Kamar Jorden and Eugene Cooper had 103 and 72 yards respectively.

Bowling Green lost the offensive yardage battle to Western Michigan 578-381 yards in Saturday's game. Western Michigan had more first downs as that total ended up 31-20.

Western Michigan led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:58/25:02 split in that important category.

Next game, Western Michigan takes its act on the road to face Northern Illinois looking for another win. For Bowling Green, they head home to face Toledo.