Western Michigan vs Massachusetts Wrap - Western Michigan Wins 31-30
Corey Davis caught 10 passes for 154 yards against the Massachusetts defense as Western Michigan handed the Minutemen a 31-30 loss on Saturday at Gillette Stadium.
Western Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 46.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zach Terrell completed 23 of 36 pass attempts for 275 yards for the Broncos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Lorenzo Woodley rushed for 58 yards for Massachusetts, while Stacey Bedell added 33 yards. A.J. Doyle threw for 194 yards for the Minutemen, while receivers Rob Blanchflower and Tajae Sharpe had 131 and 49 yards respectively.
Massachusetts was outgained by Western Michigan 393-332 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-16 by the Broncos.
The time of possession battle favored Western Michigan as their offense was on the field for 33:05, longer than the 26:55 of their opponents.
Next game, Western Michigan takes its act on the road to face Eastern Michigan looking for another win. For Massachusetts, they head home to face Northern Illinois.