Ohio Defeats Norfolk St 44-10 - Recap

Ohio got a 109-yard performance from Beau Blankenship as a key part of its 44-10 victory over the Spartans on Saturday at Peden Stadium.

Derrius Vick completed 14 of 20 pass attempts for 199 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Takeem Hedgeman rushed for 39 yards for Norfolk St, while Randy Maynes added 32 yards. Jake Basmagian threw for 68 yards for the Spartans, while receivers Derrick Demps and Xavier Boyce had 45 and 35 yards respectively.

Norfolk St was outgained by Ohio 378-241 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-14 by the Bobcats.

Norfolk St lost the time of possession battle 32:07/27:53, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.