Central Michigan vs Eastern Michigan Wrap - Central Michigan Wins 34-31
|Central Michigan vs Eastern Michigan Wrap - Central Michigan Wins 34-31|
Eastern Michigan was unable to contain Zurlon Tipton on Saturday and the result was a 34-31 Week 11 loss against the Chippewas.
Central Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 62.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ryan Radcliff completed 20 of 34 pass attempts for 284 yards for the Chippewas in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Alex Gillett rushed for 162 yards for Eastern Michigan, while Bronson Hill added 83 yards. Alex Gillett threw for 77 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Jay Jones and Tyreese Russell had 61 and 21 yards respectively.
Central Michigan was outgained by Eastern Michigan 414-403 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Eagles.
The time of possession battle favored Eastern Michigan as their offense was on the field for 33:03, longer than the 26:57 of their opponents.
Next game, Central Michigan takes its act home to face Miami (Ohio) looking for another win. For Eastern Michigan, they head on the road to face Western Michigan.