Eagles Down Army 48-38 - Match Report
|Eagles Down Army 48-38 - Match Report|
Tyler Benz's 369-yard performance through the air was the key in Eastern Michigan's 48-38 win over Army on Saturday at Rynearson Stadium.
Eastern Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 62.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bronson Hill rushed for 185 yards, while Tyler Benz added 16 yards in the win. Garrett Hoskins and Bronson Hill added 158 and 67 receiving yards respectively.
Trent Steelman rushed for 212 yards for Army, while Hayden Tippett added 74 yards. A.J. Schurr threw for 46 yards for the Black Knights, while receivers Anthony Stephens and Chevaughn Lawrence had 46 and 19 yards respectively.
Eastern Michigan outgained Army 577-478 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-18 by the Eagles.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 35:36, longer than the 24:24 of their opponents.
Eastern Michigan looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Bowling Green. Army will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ball State.