Golden Flashes vs Cardinals Final: 33-14 - Recap
|Golden Flashes vs Cardinals Final: 33-14 - Recap|
The Cardinals came up short against the Golden Flashes in Week 9 action on Saturday, falling 33-14 at Dix Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Golden Flashes were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 41.5.
Spencer Keith completed 18 of 38 pass attempts for 252 yards for the Golden Flashes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
MiQuale Lewis rushed for 39 yards for Ball State, while Kelly Page added 23 yards. Keith Wenning threw for 200 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Otis Brown and Briggs Orsbon had 88 and 58 yards respectively.
Ball State was outgained by Kent State 452-272 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-16 by the Golden Flashes.
The time of possession battle favored Kent State as their offense was on the field for 30:21, longer than the 29:39 of their opponents.
Kent State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Temple. Ball State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Akron.