KENTST 7 8 7 10 32
WMICHIGAN 0 7 7 0 14
Date of game: 9/28/2013

Recap: Western Mich vs. Kent State

Kalamazoo, MI (Sports Network) - Trayion Durham ran for 154 yards and two touchdowns as the Kent State Golden Flashes downed the Western Michigan Broncos, 32-14, in Mid-American Conference action at Waldo Stadium.

For the Golden Flashes (2-3,1-1 MAC), Colin Reardon threw for 176 yards on 17- of-30 passing with a touchdown and an interception while tacking on 44 rushing yards. Dri Archer ran for 73 yards on just six carries and caught four passes for 48 yards and a score. Tyshon Goode caught five passes for 57 yards to lead the team.

Tyler Van Tubbergen led the Broncos (0-5, 0-1) with 159 yards passing, completing 11-of-23 with a touchdown and two interceptions. Brian Fields ran the ball 19 times for 106 yards and a score, while Kendrick Roberts caught four balls for 73 yards and Josh Schaffer also snagged four catches for 39 yards and a touchdown.

Kent State was the first team to put points on the board late in the first quarter with a five-play, 47-yard drive, capped off by a Durham rush for five yards and the score. The Golden Flashes were set up with excellent field position at the WMU 47-yard line after the Broncos were forced to punt from inside their own 10-yard line.

After forcing a punt on the next WMU series, Kent State again had excellent field position, but Reardon was sacked and fumbled the ball, which was recovered by the Broncos at the Kent State 26-yard line. Three plays later, Fields ran it in from two yards out to knot the score at 7-7 with just under nine minutes to play in the half.

The Golden Flashes answered with a 65-yard scoring drive that took eight plays and ended with a touchdown pass from Reardon to Archer for 31 yards. After they successfully converted the two-point play, the Golden Flashes were back in front heading into halftime, 15-7.

The Broncos struck first after the break, moving the ball 88 yards in just six plays, capped off by a Van Tubbergen pass to Schaffer for 12 yards and the touchdown.

The Golden Flashes ended the game with 17 unanswered points. They tacked on touchdown in the third quarter on a Durham one-yard run. Reardon went on to connect with Casey Pierce from seven yards out with 7:26 remaining in regulation. The final points came late in the fourth quarter, when Anthony Melchiori booted a field goal from 40 yards out to set the final score.

Kent State finished the game with 276 yards rushing to only 151 by WMU. The Golden Flashes were very efficient on third down, converting 9-of-16, while the Bronco were just 4-of-12 on those opportunities.

Game Notes

Texas QB Ash out against BYU

Texas starting quarterback David Ash will not play in Saturday's game against BYU after sustaining a concussion in last weekend's season opener.

NASCAR News
Kyle Busch Motorsports drivers hit Canada

The series will run its 14th race of the season on Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. This will be the second time the series competes in Canada. One year ago, Chase Elliott won the inaugural truck race at this 2.459-mile, 10-turn road course. Wallace finished fourth.

Royals activate Hosmer

The Kansas City Royals will get their first baseman back for the season's stretch run, as the club reinstated Eric Hosmer from the 15-day disabled list as rosters expanded on Monday.

USA tested by Turkey in World Cup prelim

Kenneth Faried scored 22 points on 11- of-14 shooting and the United States pulled away down the stretch for a 98-77 win over Turkey on Day 2 of the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.