Recap - Bobcats Defeat Eastern Michigan 56-28
|Recap - Bobcats Defeat Eastern Michigan 56-28|
Tyler Tettleton threw for 375 yards to lead the Bobcats over Eastern Michigan 56-28 on Saturday in Week 8 action at Rynearson Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Bobcats were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 13.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 55.5.
Beau Blankenship rushed for 62 yards, while Ryan Boykin added 46 yards in the win. Donte Foster and Chase Cochran added 143 and 138 receiving yards respectively.
Bronson Hill rushed for 257 yards for Eastern Michigan, while Darius Jackson added 34 yards. Tyler Benz threw for 151 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Tyreese Russell and Dustin Creel had 76 and 53 yards respectively.
Eastern Michigan was outgained by Ohio 547-477 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Bobcats.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 31:52, longer than the 28:08 of their opponents.
Ohio looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Miami (Ohio). Eastern Michigan will aim to get back on the winning track at Northern Illinois.