Western Michigan vs Michigan State Recap - Spartans Win 38-14
|Western Michigan vs Michigan State Recap - Spartans Win 38-14|
Michigan State got a 141-yard performance from Le'Veon Bell as a key part of its 38-14 victory over the Broncos on Saturday at Spartan Stadium.
Michigan State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 22.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kirk Cousins completed 13 of 21 pass attempts for 186 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Alex Carder rushed for 38 yards for Western Michigan, while Aaron Winchester added 30 yards. Alex Carder threw for 220 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Jordan White and Blake Hammond had 82 and 61 yards respectively.
Western Michigan was outgained by Michigan State 483-323 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Spartans.
The time of possession battle favored Western Michigan as their offense was on the field for 33:55, longer than the 26:05 of their opponents.
Michigan State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida Atlantic. Western Michigan will aim to get on the winning track vs. Nicholls State.