Broncos Fall 37-32 Against Purdue - Game Recap
Akeem Shavers tore up the turf for 149 rushing yards on Tuesday to lead the Boilermakers to a 37-32 win over the Broncos at Ford Field.
Purdue was a favorite by 1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 62.5.
Caleb TerBush completed 8 of 13 pass attempts for 101 yards for the Boilermakers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Alex Carder rushed for 17 yards for Western Michigan, while Tevin Drake added 16 yards. Alex Carder threw for 439 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Jordan White and Chleb Ravenell had 265 and 70 yards respectively.
Purdue was outgained by Western Michigan 485-442 yards in Tuesday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-23 by the Broncos.
The time of possession battle favored Purdue as their offense was on the field for 35:56, longer than the 24:04 of their opponents.