Eastern Michigan Defeats Central Michigan 35-28 - Recap
|Eastern Michigan Defeats Central Michigan 35-28 - Recap|
Dominque White tore up the turf for 161 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Eagles to a 35-28 win over the Chippewas at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.
Eastern Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 11-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alex Gillett completed 6 of 8 pass attempts for 76 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tim Phillips rushed for 54 yards for Central Michigan, while Anthony Garland added 41 yards. Ryan Radcliff threw for 351 yards for the Chippewas, while receivers Cody Wilson and David Blackburn had 103 and 83 yards respectively.
Central Michigan outgained Eastern Michigan 449-426 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 30-18 by the Chippewas.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 32:01, longer than the 27:59 of their opponents.
Eastern Michigan heads into a Week 8 battle against Western Michigan. Central Michigan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ball State.