Ohio at Ball State

Edwards' 169 yards, TD power Ball St. past Ohio

CBSSports.com wire reports

MUNCIE, Ind. -- Jahwan Edwards ran for 169 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries, Zane Fakes had a 13-yard touchdown catch with 8:14 to play to give Ball State a three-score lead and the Cardinals beat Ohio 52-27 on Wednesday night.

Horactio Banks added 135 yards rushing and a score on 14 carries for the Cardinals (8-3, 5-2 Mid-American), and Fakes finished with seven catches for 58 yards and two touchdowns, the most important in the fourth quarter to give Ball State a 45-27 lead. Ohio (8-3, 4-3) has lost three of its last four games after opening 7-0.

Beau Blankenship led Ohio, running for 161 yards and three TDs on 21 carries.

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Scoring Summary
OHIOMatt Weller 47 yd FG
BALLSTKeVonn Mabon 13 yd pass from Keith Wenning (Steven Schott kick)
OHIOBeau Blankenship 1 yd run (Matt Weller kick)
BALLSTWillie Snead 42 yd pass from Keith Wenning (Steven Schott kick)
OHIOBeau Blankenship 2 yd run (Matt Weller kick)
BALLSTKelly Page 7 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
OHIOBeau Blankenship 58 yd run (Matt Weller kick)
BALLSTZane Fakes 3 yd pass from Kelly Page (Steven Schott kick)
BALLSTSteven Schott 38 yd FG
OHIOMatt Weller 34 yd FG
BALLSTHoractio Banks 23 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
BALLSTZane Fakes 13 yd pass from Kelly Page (Steven Schott kick)
BALLSTJahwan Edwards 28 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2029
Third Down Efficiency8-175-9
Fourth Down Efficiency1-10-0
Plays-Net Yards74-48367-588
Passing Yds252231
Kick Return Yds188124
Punt Return Yds05
Time of Poss.32:2527:35
Individual Stats
OHIO: Beau Blankenship 21-161, Tyler Tettleton 14-47, Daz'mond Patterson 4-21, Derrius Vick 1-2
BALLST: Jahwan Edwards 17-169, Horactio Banks 14-135, Kelly Page 4-34, Dwayne Donigan 3-15, Keith Wenning 1-4
OHIO: Tyler Tettleton 22-30-236-0, Derrius Vick 2-4-16-1
BALLST: Keith Wenning 16-20-173-0, Kelly Page 5-7-41-0, Jamill Smith 1-1-17-0
OHIO: Tyler Futrell 5-59, Bakari Bussey 5-25, Chase Cochran 3-36, Matt Waters 3-29, Donte Foster 3-11, Daz'mond Patterson 2-74, Tyler Tettleton 1-13, Beau Blankenship 1-5, Ryan Clark 1-0
BALLST: Zane Fakes 7-58, Jamill Smith 5-36, Willie Snead 3-54, KeVonn Mabon 3-44, Connor Ryan 3-22, Keith Wenning 1-17
Ohio1st Mid American East6-28-6
Ball State6th Mid American West1-74-8

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