Zips Fall 31-23 Against Eastern Michigan - Game Recap
|Zips Fall 31-23 Against Eastern Michigan - Game Recap|
The Zips had no answer for Dominque White on Saturday as the Eagles rolled to a 31-23 win at Rynearson Stadium.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 8, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting OVER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an OVER play.
Alex Gillett completed 4 of 9 pass attempts for 94 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jawon Chisholm rushed for 122 yards for Akron, while Clayton Moore added 18 yards. Clayton Moore threw for 155 yards for the Zips, while receivers Keith Sconiers and A.J. Price had 81 and 26 yards respectively.
Eastern Michigan outgained Akron 322-302 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Eagles.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 33:05, longer than the 26:55 of their opponents.
Eastern Michigan looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Toledo. Akron will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida International.