Minutemen Fall 37-34 Against Ohio - Game Recap
|Minutemen Fall 37-34 Against Ohio - Game Recap|
Beau Blankenship ran for 269 yards as Ohio handled Massachusetts by a score of 37-34 on Saturday at Gillette Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Bobcats were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 23.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 55.5.
Tyler Tettleton completed 15 of 27 pass attempts for 229 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Michael Cox rushed for 80 yards for Massachusetts, while Mike Wegzyn added 36 yards. Mike Wegzyn threw for 373 yards for the Minutemen, while receivers Deion Walker and Alan Williams had 162 and 127 yards respectively.
Ohio was outgained by Massachusetts 511-503 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-24 by the Minutemen.
The time of possession battle favored Massachusetts as their offense was on the field for 30:10, longer than the 29:50 of their opponents.
Next game, Ohio takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Massachusetts, they head on the road to face Western Michigan.