Recap - Cardinals Defeat Akron 42-24
|Recap - Cardinals Defeat Akron 42-24|
Akron was unable to contain Jahwan Edwards on Saturday and the result was a 42-24 Week 9 loss against the Cardinals.
Ball State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 53.5.
Keith Wenning completed 25 of 35 pass attempts for 240 yards for the Cardinals in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jawon Chisholm rushed for 166 yards for Akron, while Conor Hundley added 48 yards. Kyle Pohl threw for 211 yards for the Zips, while receivers Tyrell Goodman and Zach D'Orazio had 45 and 38 yards respectively.
Akron outgained Ball State 437-434 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-22 by the Cardinals.
Ball State lost the time of possession battle 31:18/28:30, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Ball State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Central Michigan. Akron will aim to get back on the winning track vs Kent State.