Pirates Fall 33-0 Against Central Michigan - Game Recap
Central Michigan cruised to victory on Thursday, as they ran up a 33-0 score against Hampton in Week 1 action at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Chippewas were happy, as they covered the closing number of 31.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 49.5.
Ryan Radcliff completed 20 of 34 pass attempts for 242 yards for the Chippewas in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Steve Robinson rushed for 67 yards for Hampton, while Antonio McCloude added 11. David Legree threw for 80 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Isiah Thomas and Donte Davis had 33 and 13 yards respectively.
Hampton was outgained by Central Michigan 427-129 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-11 by the Chippewas.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 33:07, longer than the 26:53 of their opponents.