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Akron Falls 30-27 to Eagles - Recap

The Eagles grabbed a Week 12 victory over the Zips on Tuesday, winning 30-27 at Rynearson Stadium.

The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the -3.0 number at most sportsbooks. The game proved to be a winner for OVER bettors based on the closing total of 39.5.

Samson Evans rushed for 71 yards, while Jaylon Jackson added 46 yards in the win. Hamze El-Zayat and Tanner Knue added 92 and 79 receiving yards respectively.

Lorenzo Lingard rushed for 71 yards for Akron, while Tahj Bullock added 20 yards. Tahj Bullock threw for 17 yards for the Zips, while receivers Daniel George and Jasaiah Gathings had 83 and 80 yards respectively.

Eastern Michigan lost the time of possession battle 34:18-25:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Next game, Eastern Michigan takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Akron, they head home to face Ohio.