Recap - Bobcats Defeat Utah State 24-23
|Recap - Bobcats Defeat Utah State 24-23|
Ohio won 24-23 on Saturday against Utah State behind a 108-yard receiving performance from LaVon Brazill at Bronco Stadium.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 1, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting UNDER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an UNDER play.
Tyler Tettleton completed 19 of 26 pass attempts for 220 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Michael Smith rushed for 157 yards for Utah State, while Robert Turbin added 101 yards. Adam Kennedy threw for 63 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Travis Van Leeuwen and Stanley Morrison had 26 and 25 yards respectively.
Ohio was outgained by Utah State 441-345 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-18 by the Bobcats.
The time of possession battle favored Utah State as their offense was on the field for 33:12, longer than the 26:48 of their opponents.