Recap - RedHawks Defeat Southern Illinois 30-14
|Recap - RedHawks Defeat Southern Illinois 30-14|
The RedHawks were Week 2 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Salukis by a score of 30-14 at Fred C Yager Stadium.
Zac Dysert completed 28 of 36 pass attempts for 226 yards for the RedHawks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Mika'il McCall rushed for 74 yards for Southern Illinois, while Steve Strother added 46 yards. Kory Faulkner threw for 195 yards for the Salukis, while receivers MyCole Pruitt and David Lewis had 66 and 64 yards respectively.
Southern Illinois outgained Miami (Ohio) 349-336 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-19 by the RedHawks.
The time of possession battle favored Miami (Ohio) as their offense was on the field for 32:40, longer than the 26:36 of their opponents.