Eagles Down Buffalo 30-17 - Match Report
The Eagles grabbed a Week 11 victory over the Bulls on Saturday, winning 30-17 at Rynearson Stadium.
Eastern Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 49.5.
Alex Gillett completed 10 of 15 pass attempts for 234 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Branden Oliver rushed for 133 yards for Buffalo, while Ed Young added 12 yards. Chazz Anderson threw for 137 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Ed Young and Devon Hughes had 40 and 33 yards respectively.
Eastern Michigan outgained Buffalo 413-252 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-14 by the Eagles.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 33:08, longer than the 26:52 of their opponents.
Next game, Eastern Michigan takes its act on the road to face Kent State looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head home to face Akron.