Falcons vs Vandals Final: 21-13 - Recap
|Falcons vs Vandals Final: 21-13 - Recap|
Shaun Joplin caught 7 passes for 117 yards against the Idaho defense as Bowling Green handed the Vandals a 21-13 loss on Saturday at Doyt Perry Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Falcons were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 17. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 49.5.
Matt Schilz completed 24 of 35 pass attempts for 283 yards for the Falcons in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Vandals defense.
Ryan Bass rushed for 14 yards for Idaho, while James Baker added 9 yards. Dominique Blackman threw for 352 yards for the Vandals, while receivers Jahrie Level and Mike Scott had 119 and 71 yards respectively.
Bowling Green outgained Idaho 373-358 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Falcons.
Bowling Green lost the time of possession battle 31:23/28:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Bowling Green takes its act on the road to face Toledo looking for another win. For Idaho, they head on the road to face LSU.