Western Michigan vs Toledo Recap - Rockets Win 47-20
|Western Michigan vs Toledo Recap - Rockets Win 47-20|
David Fluellen tore up the turf for 220 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Rockets to a 47-20 win over the Broncos at Glass Bowl.
Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 23.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 58.5.
Terrance Owens completed 11 of 25 pass attempts for 149 yards for the Rockets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Dareyon Chance rushed for 80 yards for Western Michigan, while Brian Fields added 10 yards. Zach Terrell threw for 184 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Corey Davis and Clark Mussman had 77 and 62 yards respectively.
Western Michigan was outgained by Toledo 528-375 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-18 by the Rockets.
Toledo lost the time of possession battle 31:03/25:30, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Toledo takes its act home to face Navy looking for another win. For Western Michigan, they head home to face Buffalo.