Recap - Falcons Defeat Massachusetts 28-7

Recap - Falcons Defeat Massachusetts 28-7

Travis Greene ran for 160 yards as Bowling Green handled Massachusetts by a score of 28-7 on Saturday at Doyt Perry Stadium.

Bowling Green won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 26.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 48.5.

Matt Johnson completed 11 of 20 pass attempts for 166 yards for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Jamal Wilson rushed for 119 yards for Massachusetts, while Mike Wegzyn added 40 yards. Mike Wegzyn threw for 76 yards for the Minutemen, while receivers Tajae Sharpe and Derek Beck had 38 and 20 yards respectively.

Massachusetts was outgained by Bowling Green 448-280 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-15 by the Falcons.

Bowling Green led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:23/27:37 split in that important category.

Bowling Green looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Mississippi State. Massachusetts will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami (Ohio).