Black Knights Down Eastern Michigan 50-25 - Match Report
|Black Knights Down Eastern Michigan 50-25 - Match Report|
Army got a 304-yard performance from Terry Baggett as a key part of its 50-25 victory over the Eagles on Saturday at Michie Stadium.
Army won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 58.5.
Angel Santiago completed 5 of 7 pass attempts for 38 yards for the Black Knights in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Bronson Hill rushed for 143 yards for Eastern Michigan, while Ryan Brumfield added 33 yards. Tyler Benz threw for 223 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Bronson Hill and Jay Jones had 91 and 61 yards respectively.
Eastern Michigan was outgained by Army 551-417 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-21 by the Black Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Army as their offense was on the field for 30:50, longer than the 29:10 of their opponents.
Army heads into a Week 8 battle against Temple. Eastern Michigan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ohio.