Recap - Golden Flashes Defeat Liberty 17-10
|Recap - Golden Flashes Defeat Liberty 17-10|
The Golden Flashes were Week 1 winners on Thursday, coming out on top of the Flames by a score of 17-10 at Dix Stadium.
The Golden Flashes earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 20-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 54.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Colin Reardon completed 21 of 28 pass attempts for 194 yards for the Golden Flashes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Clifton Richardson rushed for 45 yards for Liberty, while Desmond Rice added 7 yards. Josh Woodrum threw for 189 yards for the Flames, while receivers Darrin Peterson and Dante Shells had 106 and 32 yards respectively.
Liberty lost the offensive yardage battle to Kent State 361-222 yards in Thursday's game. Kent State had more first downs as that total ended up 20-11.
The time of possession battle favored Kent State as their offense was on the field for 37:20, longer than the 21:10 of their opponents.