Chippewas Fall 27-13 Against Kentucky - Game Recap
|Chippewas Fall 27-13 Against Kentucky - Game Recap|
Josh Clemons tore up the turf for 126 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Wildcats to a 27-13 win over the Chippewas at Commonwealth Stadium.
Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 48.5.
Morgan Newton completed 9 of 18 pass attempts for 114 yards for the Wildcats in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Chippewas defense.
Zurlon Tipton rushed for 42 yards for Central Michigan, while Tim Phillips added 41 yards. Ryan Radcliff threw for 295 yards for the Chippewas, while receivers Jerry Harris and Cody Wilson had 91 and 71 yards respectively.
Kentucky was outgained by Central Michigan 383-344 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-14 by the Chippewas.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 34:38, longer than the 25:22 of their opponents.
Next game, Kentucky takes its act home to face Louisville looking for another win. For Central Michigan, they head on the road to face Western Michigan.