Western Michigan Falls 37-24 to Rockets - Recap
|Western Michigan Falls 37-24 to Rockets - Recap|
The Rockets were Week 3 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Broncos by a score of 37-24 at Waldo Stadium.
The Rockets were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 53.5.
Austin Dantin completed 11 of 18 pass attempts for 173 yards for the Rockets in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Broncos defense.
Aaron Winchester rushed for 17 yards for Western Michigan, while Antoin Scriven added 1 yards. Alex Carder threw for 403 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Jordan White and Juan Nunez had 170 and 100 yards respectively.
Toledo was outgained by Western Michigan 416-268 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-11 by the Broncos.
The time of possession battle favored Western Michigan as their offense was on the field for 32:30, longer than the 27:30 of their opponents.
Next game, Toledo takes its act on the road to face Purdue looking for another win. For Western Michigan, they head home to face Idaho.