Rhode Island Falls 48-8 to Falcons - Recap
|Rhode Island Falls 48-8 to Falcons - Recap|
Anthon Samuel ran for 127 yards as Bowling Green handled Rhode Island by a score of 48-8 on Saturday at Doyt Perry Stadium.
Matt Schilz completed 20 of 27 pass attempts for 281 yards for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Dan Farley rushed for 30 yards for Rhode Island, while Robert Bentsen added 29 yards. Robert Bentsen threw for 57 yards for the Rams, while receivers Billy Morgan and Xavier Ferland had 50 and 14 yards respectively.
Rhode Island was outgained by Bowling Green 538-171 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-6 by the Falcons.
Rhode Island lost the time of possession battle 30:10/29:50, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.