Recap - Bearcats Defeat Miami (Ohio) 27-0
|Recap - Bearcats Defeat Miami (Ohio) 27-0|
Miami (Ohio) couldn't hang with the Bearcats on Saturday as Cincinnati blasted the RedHawks 27-0 in Week 5 action at Fred C Yager Stadium.
The Bearcats were a 16.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 55.5.
Zach Collaros completed 16 of 30 pass attempts for 251 yards for the Bearcats in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the RedHawks defense.
Erik Finklea rushed for 18 yards for Miami (Ohio), while Chrishawn Dupuy added 15 yards. Zac Dysert threw for 252 yards for the RedHawks, while receivers Nick Harwell and David Frazier had 149 and 45 yards respectively.
Cincinnati outgained Miami (Ohio) 398-264 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-14 by the Bearcats.
The time of possession battle favored Miami (Ohio) as their offense was on the field for 30:10, longer than the 29:50 of their opponents.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act home to face Louisville looking for another win. For Miami (Ohio), they head home to face Army.