Powers leads Hoosiers past Cent. Michigan
Blake Powers went 17-for-35 for 281 yards and three touchdowns on Friday to lead the Indiana Hoosiers to a 20-13 season-opening victory against the Cent. Michigan Chippewas.
The Hoosiers were listed as 7-point favorites but the game ended in a push. The combined score fell UNDER the posted total (49.5).
James Hardy caught five passes for 106 yards and a touchdown, while Marcus Thigpen made two catches for 92 yards and a touchdown.
Ontario Sneed had 14 carries for 148 yards including an 80-yard score for the Chippewas only touchdown of the game.