Miami (Ohio) at Kent State

Kent State beats MAC East rival Miami (Ohio) 24-6


KENT, Ohio (AP) Trayion Durham rushed for 109 yards and a score to lead Kent State to a 24-6 win over MAC East rival Miami (Ohio) on Wednesday night.

Malcolm Pannell's interception with 5:27 left crushed Miami's thoughts of a late comeback.

Miami (Ohio) took an early 3-0 lead after Kent State's (3-8, 2-5 MAC) fake punt attempt failed at its own 29 and the RedHawks capitalized. On Kent State's next possession, Durham capped a nine-play, 61-yard drive with a 2-yard scamper. The Golden Flashes added a 1-yard TD in the second quarter and a 20-yard score by Dri Archer in the third.

It was senior day at Kent State, as sixteen seniors played their final game at Dix Stadium. The Golden Flashes outgained Miami (Ohio) 447-176. Archer finished with 83 yards on 12 carries.

Miami (Ohio) (0-10) still leads the all-time series at 46-15, and 22-8 at Kent.

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Scoring Summary
MIAOHKaleb Patterson 33 yd FG
KENTSTTrayion Durham 2 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
KENTSTColin Reardon 1 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
MIAOHKaleb Patterson 28 yd FG
KENTSTDri Archer 20 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
KENTSTAnthony Melchiori 23 yd FG
Team Stats
First Downs1021
Third Down Efficiency2-124-13
Fourth Down Efficiency1-12-4
Plays-Net Yards54-17669-447
Passing Yds64147
Kick Return Yds3216
Punt Return Yds016
Time of Poss.26:233:58
Individual Stats
MIAOH: Austin Gearing 24-81, Dawan Scott 3-14, Spencer Treadwell 2-11, Grant Niemiec 1-4, Spencer McInnis 1-4, Drew Kummer 7-2, Team 2--4
KENTST: Trayion Durham 17-109, Dri Archer 12-83, Anthony Meray 4-69, Colin Reardon 7-30, David Fisher 4-11, Tristin Boykin 1-0, Andrew Horning 1--2
MIAOH: Drew Kummer 3-9-45-0, Austin Gearing 2-5-19-1
KENTST: Colin Reardon 13-22-147-0, David Fisher 0-1-0-0
MIAOH: Dawan Scott 2-42, David Frazier 1-13, Alvonta Jenkins 1-6, Spencer Treadwell 1-3
KENTST: Tyshon Goode 4-51, Chris Humphrey 3-40, Trayion Durham 3-10, Casey Pierce 2-38, Dri Archer 1-8
Miami (Ohio)1st Mid American East6-26-7
Kent State5th Mid American East2-63-9

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