Buckeyes Down UAB 29-15 - Match Report
|Buckeyes Down UAB 29-15 - Match Report|
Ohio State got a 105-yard performance from Jordan Hall as a key part of its 29-15 victory over the Blazers on Saturday at Ohio Stadium.
Ohio State did not, however, defeat the Blazers against the spread, which closed at 35.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 60.5.
Braxton Miller completed 12 of 20 pass attempts for 143 yards for the Buckeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Darrin Reaves rushed for 72 yards for UAB, while Jonathan Perry added 26 yards. Austin Brown threw for 196 yards for the Blazers, while receivers Jackie Williams and Nick Adams had 55 and 45 yards respectively.
Ohio State was outgained by UAB 403-347 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-20 by the Blazers.
The time of possession battle favored UAB as their offense was on the field for 33:55, longer than the 26:05 of their opponents.
Ohio State heads into a Week 5 battle against Michigan State. UAB, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tulsa.