Central Michigan vs Akron Recap - Chippewas Win 23-22
|Central Michigan vs Akron Recap - Chippewas Win 23-22|
Akron was unable to contain Anthony Garland on Saturday and the result was a 23-22 Week 9 loss against the Chippewas.
Central Michigan did not, however, defeat the Zips against the spread, which closed at 7 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 51.5.
Ryan Radcliff completed 17 of 31 pass attempts for 191 yards for the Chippewas in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jawon Chisholm rushed for 130 yards for Akron, while Broderick Alexander added 7 yards. Clayton Moore threw for 228 yards for the Zips, while receivers Marquelo Suel and Keith Sconiers had 112 and 61 yards respectively.
Akron outgained Central Michigan 407-383 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-18 by the Zips.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 30:12, longer than the 29:48 of their opponents.
Central Michigan heads into a Week 10 battle against Kent State. Akron, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami (Ohio).