Eastern Michigan Defeats Western Michigan 14-10 - Recap
|Eastern Michigan Defeats Western Michigan 14-10 - Recap|
The Broncos came up short against the Eagles in Week 8 action on Saturday, falling 14-10 at Rynearson Stadium.
Eastern Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 12-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 56.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alex Gillett completed 6 of 9 pass attempts for 144 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tevin Drake rushed for 48 yards for Western Michigan, while Alex Carder added 40 yards. Alex Carder threw for 181 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Jordan White and Chleb Ravenell had 70 and 70 yards respectively.
Western Michigan was outgained by Eastern Michigan 349-329 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Broncos.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 32:42, longer than the 27:18 of their opponents.
Eastern Michigan looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Ball State. Western Michigan will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ball State.