Golden Flashes Fall 34-0 Against Penn State - Game Recap
Akeel Lynch ran for 123 yards as Penn State handled Kent State by a score of 34-0 on Saturday at Beaver Stadium.
Penn State was a favorite by 23.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Christian Hackenberg completed 13 of 35 pass attempts for 176 yards for the Nittany Lions in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Golden Flashes defense.
Trayion Durham rushed for 38 yards for Kent State, while Ernest Calhoun added 25 yards. Colin Reardon threw for 100 yards for the Golden Flashes, while receivers Chris Humphrey and Casey Pierce had 47 and 21 yards respectively.
Penn State outgained Kent State 463-190 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-9 by the Nittany Lions.
The time of possession battle favored Penn State as their offense was on the field for 32:44, longer than the 27:16 of their opponents.
Penn State heads into a Week 6 battle against Indiana. Kent State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Western Michigan.