|Central Michigan Chippewas vs Kent State Golden Flashes Recap - Chippewas Win 42-23|
Tyler Conklin was good for 104 receiving yards on Tuesday as the Chippewas grabbed a 42-23 win over the Golden Flashes at Dix Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Chippewas were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -17.0 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 44.5.
Jonathan Ward rushed for 80 yards, while Shane Morris added 50 yards in the win. Tyler Conklin and Mark Chapman added 104 and 85 receiving yards respectively.
Justin Rankin rushed for 67 yards for Kent State, while Mike Carrigan added 62 yards. George Bollas threw for 310 yards for the Golden Flashes, while receivers Mike Carrigan and Trey Harrell had 83 and 81 yards respectively.
Kent State outgained Central Michigan 494-450 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-16 by the Golden Flashes.
The time of possession battle favored Kent State as their offense was on the field for 37:22, longer than the 22:38 of their opponents.
Central Michigan looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against NIU. Kent State will aim to get back on the winning track at Akron.