Buffalo at Western Michigan

Buffalo rolls past Western Michigan 33-0


KALAMAZOO. Mich. (AP) Joe Licata passed for three touchdowns as Buffalo stymied turnover-prone Western Michigan 33-0 in a Mid-American Conference game on Saturday.

Buffalo (4-2, 2-0 Mid-American) won its fourth straight - and first on the road. Western Michigan (0-7, 0-3) was shut out for the first time since 2004.

Buffalo turned three of four turnovers by Broncos quarterback Zach Terrell, making his first career start, into scores. A Terrell interception and two fumbles resulted in a pair of field goals and a Licata touchdown pass in the breakaway second half. The Broncos had played tough in the first, holding Buffalo to a season-low 6 points.

Marqus Baker intercepted Terrell after halftime, leading to Patrick Clark's career-long 51-yard field goal. Khalil Mack later recovered two Terrell fumbles. One led to a two-yard scoring pass from Licata to Mason Schreck, the second to another Clark field goal. The Bulls have forced 16 turnovers.

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Scoring Summary
BUFFDevin Campbell 1 yd run (blocked XP)
BUFFPatrick Clarke 51 yd FG
BUFFMason Schreck 2 yd pass from Joe Licata (Patrick Clarke kick)
BUFFFred Lee 28 yd pass from Joe Licata (Patrick Clarke kick)
BUFFAlex Neutz 2 yd pass from Joe Licata (Patrick Clarke kick)
BUFFPatrick Clarke 36 yd FG
Team Stats
First Downs2417
Third Down Efficiency4-132-12
Fourth Down Efficiency3-40-0
Plays-Net Yards79-42260-202
Passing Yds132164
Kick Return Yds3283
Punt Return Yds1-2
Time of Poss.36:5823:2
Individual Stats
BUFF: Branden Oliver 19-128, James Potts 16-91, Brandon Murie 4-29, Anthone Taylor 5-26, Devin Campbell 4-7, Tony Daniel 2-7, Joe Licata 4-6, Team 2--4
WMICH: Dareyon Chance 9-54, Brian Fields 7-18, Zach Terrell 10--34
BUFF: Joe Licata 11-21-124-0, Tony Daniel 1-2-8-0
WMICH: Zach Terrell 16-34-164-2
BUFF: Fred Lee 4-88, Branden Oliver 2-14, Alex Neutz 2-9, Boise Ross 1-13, Malcolm Robinson 1-8, Mason Schreck 1-2, James Potts 1--2
WMICH: Corey Davis 8-92, Josh Schaffer 3-32, Timmy Keith 2-32, Brian Fields 1-4, Kendrick Roberts 1-3, Eric Boyden 1-1
Buffalo6th Mid American East1-72-10
Western Michigan1st Mid American West8-013-1

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