Bobcats vs Falcons Final: 49-25 - Recap
|Bobcats vs Falcons Final: 49-25 - Recap|
Bowling Green was unable to contain Phil Bates on Saturday and the result was a 49-25 Week 6 loss against the Bobcats.
Ohio was a favorite by 8 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 48.5.
Boo Jackson completed 9 of 14 pass attempts for 76 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Willie Geter rushed for 98 yards for Bowling Green, while Jordan Hopgood added 30 yards. Matt Schilz threw for 277 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Kamar Jorden and Eugene Cooper had 129 and 41 yards respectively.
Ohio was outgained by Bowling Green 414-380 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-18 by the Falcons.
Ohio lost the time of possession battle 34:22/25:38, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Ohio takes its act home to face Akron looking for another win. For Bowling Green, they head on the road to face Temple.