S. Carolina St vs Central Michigan Recap - Chippewas Win 21-6
The Chippewas grabbed a Week 1 victory over the Bulldogs on Thursday, winning 21-6 at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.
The Chippewas won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 20-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Ryan Radcliff completed 14 of 27 pass attempts for 168 yards for the Chippewas in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Bulldogs defense.
Asheton Jordan rushed for 33 yards for S. Carolina St, while Caleb Davis added 27 yards. Derrick Wiley threw for 78 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Tyler McDonald and Thomas Williams had 62 and 9 yards respectively.
Central Michigan outgained S. Carolina St 256-137 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 13-11 by the Chippewas.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 31:01, longer than the 28:59 of their opponents.
Next game, Central Michigan takes its act on the road to face Kentucky looking for another win. For S. Carolina St, they head on the road to face Indiana.