Huskies vs Eagles Final: 30-27 - Recap
|Huskies vs Eagles Final: 30-27 - Recap|
Eastern Washington was unable to contain Chris Polk on Saturday and the result was a 30-27 Week 1 loss against the Huskies.
Washington won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 15.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 57.5.
Keith Price completed 17 of 25 pass attempts for 102 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Mario Brown rushed for 30 yards for Eastern Washington, while Demitrius Bronson added 5 yards. Bo Levi Mitchell threw for 473 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Brandon Kaufman and Nicholas Edwards had 140 and 108 yards respectively.
Eastern Washington outgained Washington 504-250 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 30-14 by the Eagles.
Washington led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:42/29:18 split in that important category.