RedHawks Fall 29-23 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Miami (Ohio) was unable to contain MarQueis Gray on Saturday and the result was a 29-23 Week 3 loss against the Golden Gophers.
The Golden Gophers were a 3.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 44.5.
MarQueis Gray completed 11 of 21 pass attempts for 163 yards for the Golden Gophers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Erik Finklea rushed for 54 yards for Miami (Ohio), while Dawan Scott added 14 yards. Zac Dysert threw for 325 yards for the RedHawks, while receivers Nick Harwell and Chris Givens had 162 and 84 yards respectively.
Miami (Ohio) outgained Minnesota 405-399 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Golden Gophers.
Miami (Ohio) lost the time of possession battle 34:59/25:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against North Dakota State. Miami (Ohio) will aim to get back on the winning track vs Bowling Green.