Western Michigan Defeats Central Michigan 44-14 - Recap
|Western Michigan Defeats Central Michigan 44-14 - Recap|
Western Michigan's aerial attack produced 355 yards and the Broncos produced a 44-14 victory over Central Michigan on Saturday at Waldo Stadium.
Western Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 54.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tevin Drake rushed for 32 yards, while Alex Carder added 18 yards in the win. Jordan White and Robert Arnheim added 177 and 71 receiving yards respectively.
Tim Phillips rushed for 84 yards for Central Michigan, while Paris Cotton added 20 yards. Ryan Radcliff threw for 215 yards for the Chippewas, while receivers Cody Wilson and Paris Cotton had 46 and 38 yards respectively.
Western Michigan outgained Central Michigan 442-362 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-20 by the Broncos.
Central Michigan lost the time of possession battle 31:15/28:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Western Michigan heads into a Week 4 battle against Illinois. Central Michigan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Michigan State.