Toledo vs Missouri Recap - Tigers Win 38-23
|Toledo vs Missouri Recap - Tigers Win 38-23|
The Tigers were Week 2 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Rockets by a score of 38-23 at Memorial Stadium.
The Tigers were a 14.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 65.5.
James Franklin completed 16 of 25 pass attempts for 212 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rockets defense.
David Fluellen rushed for 111 yards for Toledo, while Terrance Owens added 10 yards. Terrance Owens threw for 262 yards for the Rockets, while receivers Alonzo Russell and David Fluellen had 101 and 100 yards respectively.
Missouri lost the offensive yardage battle to Toledo 387-384 yards in Saturday's game. Missouri had more first downs as that total ended up 23-17.
Toledo lost the time of possession battle 32:31/27:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Missouri takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Toledo, they head home to face Eastern Washington.