KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - Tyler Van Tubbergen threw five touchdown passes and ran for a score on Saturday as Western Michigan rolled to a 52-14 victory over Massachusetts.
It was the first meeting between the schools. Western Michigan raised its record to 3-3 overall, 1-1 in Mid-American Conference play. Massachusetts fell to 0-6 and 0-3.
Van Tubbergen completed 23 of 28 passes for 283 yards, and he spread the wealth with scoring passes to five different receivers. Antoin Scriven had 6 catches for 53 yards and a touchdown and Jaime Wilson had 4 for 88 yards and a score.
Western Michigan sacked Massachusetts quarterback Mike Wegzun four times. Massachusetts' Deion Walker had 9 catches for 81 yards.
|WMICH||Brian Fields 12 yd pass from Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|WMICH||Justin Collins 13 yd pass from Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|WMICH||Matt Cutler 7 yd pass from Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|WMICH||Antoin Scriven 2 yd run (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|MA||Michael Cox 1 yd run (Blake Lucas kick)|
|WMICH||Antoin Scriven 3 yd pass from Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|WMICH||Jaime Wilson 18 yd pass from Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|WMICH||Tyler Van Tubbergen 1 yd run (Andrew Haldeman kick)|
|WMICH||Andrew Haldeman 30 yd FG|
|MA||Jordan Broadnax 10 yd run (Blake Lucas kick)|
|Third Down Efficiency||5-14||6-10|
|Fourth Down Efficiency||1-2||1-1|
|Kick Return Yds||144||34|
|Punt Return Yds||29||45|
|Time of Poss.||27:36||32:24|
|MA: A.J. Doyle 5-33, Michael Cox 11-19, Jordan Broadnax 3-15, Mike Wegzyn 13-11, Antoine Tharpe 1-5|
|WMICH: Brian Fields 11-71, Josh Schaffer 1-66, Dareyon Chance 11-65, Antoin Scriven 4-33, Tevin Drake 6-20, Kalvin Hill 5-13, Zack Wynn 2-2, Tyler Van Tubbergen 5-0, Team 1--2|
|MA: Mike Wegzyn 12-19-88-0, A.J. Doyle 5-10-47-1|
|WMICH: Tyler Van Tubbergen 23-28-283-1|
|MA: Deion Walker 9-81, Marken Michel 3-31, Derek Beck 2-13, Tajae Sharpe 1-9, Jordan Broadnax 1-1, Michael Cox 1-0|
|WMICH: Antoin Scriven 6-53, Jaime Wilson 4-88, Dareyon Chance 2-42, Josh Schaffer 2-29, Brian Fields 2-24, Kendrick Roberts 2-6, Justin Collins 1-13, Blake Hammond 1-8, Daniel Braverman 1-8, Matt Cutler 1-7, Clark Mussman 1-5|