Recap - Bulls Defeat Eastern Michigan 42-14
Branden Oliver tore up the turf for 150 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Bulls to a 42-14 win over the Eagles at UB Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Bulls were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 13 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 52.5.
Joe Licata completed 15 of 22 pass attempts for 224 yards for the Bulls in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ryan Brumfield rushed for 79 yards for Eastern Michigan, while Bronson Hill added 57 yards. Tyler Benz threw for 157 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Tyreese Russell and Dustin Creel had 55 and 44 yards respectively.
Eastern Michigan was outgained by Buffalo 452-329 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-17 by the Bulls.
Buffalo led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:18/26:42 split in that important category.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Western Michigan. Eastern Michigan will aim to get back on the winning track at Army.