Massachusetts at Miami (Ohio)

Miami (Ohio) 27, UMass 16

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OXFORD, Ohio (AP) - Zac Dysert threw for three touchdowns and became the career completions leader for Miami (Ohio) as the RedHawks spoiled Massachusetts' debut in Mid-American Conference play by winning 27-16 Saturday.

The senior's third scoring pass, a 33-yarder to Spencer Treadwell at the start of the fourth quarter, was the 855th of his career, surpassing Ben Roethlisberger for first place with the RedHawks (2-2, 1-0).

Dysert also completed touchdown passes of 49 and 17 yards to Dawan Scott and finished 12-for-22 for 192 yards while running for 76 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries.

With the RedHawks leading 14-3 in the second quarter, the Minutemen (0-4, 0-1) reached Miami territory on two straight drives but were stopped on fourth-and-1 from the 28 and the 29.

Michael Cox rushed for 188 yards on 30 carries with two second-half touchdowns for Massachusetts, but Mike Wegzyn was intercepted three times in the second half.

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Scoring Summary
MIAOHDawan Scott 49 yd pass from Zac Dysert (Kaleb Patterson kick)
MABrendon Levengood 30 yd FG
MIAOHDawan Scott 17 yd pass from Zac Dysert (Kaleb Patterson kick)
MIAOHZac Dysert 7 yd run (Kaleb Patterson kick)
MAMichael Cox 9 yd run (Brendon Levengood kick)
MIAOHSpencer Treadwell 33 yd pass from Zac Dysert (failed 2pt rush)
MAMichael Cox 2 yd run (missed kick)
 
Team Stats
 MAMIAOH
First Downs2623
Third Down Efficiency11-196-12
Fourth Down Efficiency3-50-2
Plays-Net Yards90-47164-408
Rushes-Yds50-25842-216
Passing Yds213192
Kick Return Yds9650
Punt Return Yds10
Passes19-40-312-22-1
Punts1-363-142
Fumbles-Lost1-00-0
Penalties-Yds8-887-55
Time of Poss.29:5630:4
 
Individual Stats
RUSHING
MA: Michael Cox 30-188, Mike Wegzyn 14-52, Jordan Broadnax 6-18
MIAOH: Jamire Westbrook 17-105, Zac Dysert 12-76, Spencer Treadwell 9-31, Justin Semmes 1-7, Dawan Scott 2-0, Team 1--3
PASSING
MA: Mike Wegzyn 19-40-213-3
MIAOH: Zac Dysert 12-22-192-1
RECEIVING
MA: Deion Walker 6-81, Rob Blanchflower 5-50, Alan Williams 4-35, Tajae Sharpe 3-37, Jordan Broadnax 1-10
MIAOH: Dawan Scott 3-92, Andy Cruse 3-13, Spencer Treadwell 1-33, Steve Marck 1-27, Willie Culpepper 1-21, Dustin White 1-5, Orlando David 1-1, Jamire Westbrook 1-0
 
Standings
TeamStandingsConferenceOverall
Massachusetts1st Mid American East0-00-0
Miami (Ohio)1st Mid American East0-00-0

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