Thundering Herd Fall 44-28 Against Bowling Green - Game Recap
|Thundering Herd Fall 44-28 Against Bowling Green - Game Recap|
The Thundering Herd had no answer for Willie Geter on Saturday as the Falcons rolled to a 44-28 win at Doyt Perry Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Falcons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 50.5.
Matt Schilz completed 19 of 25 pass attempts for 181 yards for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Andre Booker rushed for 121 yards for Marshall, while Martin Ward added 41 yards. Brian Anderson threw for 191 yards for the Thundering Herd, while receivers Chuck Walker and Aaron Dobson had 66 and 51 yards respectively.
Bowling Green outgained Marshall 393-376 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Falcons.
Marshall lost the time of possession battle 37:40/22:20, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Bowling Green looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Michigan. Marshall will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ohio.