Eagles Fall 28-10 Against Rutgers - Game Recap
Paul James ran for 192 yards as Rutgers handled Eastern Michigan by a score of 28-10 on Saturday at High Point Solutions Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Scarlet Knights were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 28. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 53.5.
Chas Dodd completed 4 of 9 pass attempts for 45 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Bronson Hill rushed for 30 yards for Eastern Michigan, while Ryan Brumfield added 21 yards. Tyler Benz threw for 335 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Tyreese Russell and Dustin Creel had 84 and 77 yards respectively.
Rutgers lost the offensive yardage battle to Eastern Michigan 373-274 yards in Saturday's game. Eastern Michigan had more first downs as that total ended up 21-12.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 37:56, longer than the 22:04 of their opponents.
Rutgers heads into a Week 4 battle against Arkansas. Eastern Michigan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ball State.