Kent State at Ohio

Kent St. defeats Ohio 44-13


ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Dri Archer had 138 yards and three touchdowns as Kent State dominated Ohio 44-13 on Tuesday night.

The game was close in the first half as Kent State (4-8) took a 17-13 lead into halftime. The Golden Flashes scored two touchdowns in the third quarter to take a 31-13 lead and held Ohio (6-5) scoreless for the entire second half.

Kent State rushed for 312 yards and its longest run of the night was from a defensive lineman. Facing a fourth-and-4 from their own 39, Kent State's Nate Terhune took a direct snap and ran a sweep around the left side and hurdled a Bobcat defender on his way to a 61-yard touchdown.

Colin Reardon threw for 213 yards and a touchdown for Kent State. It was the Golden Flashes' last game of the season.

Ohio plays Massachusetts at home on Nov. 29th.

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Scoring Summary
OHIOJosiah Yazdani 20 yd FG
KENTSTAnthony Melchiori 47 yd FG
OHIOJosiah Yazdani 49 yd FG
KENTSTDri Archer 24 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
OHIOMario Dovell 1 yd pass from Tyler Tettleton (Josiah Yazdani kick)
KENTSTCasey Pierce 11 yd pass from Colin Reardon (Anthony Melchiori kick)
KENTSTDri Archer 5 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
KENTSTNate Terhune 61 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
KENTSTAnthony Melchiori 26 yd FG
KENTSTAnthony Melchiori 28 yd FG
KENTSTDri Archer 29 yd run (Anthony Melchiori kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2916
Third Down Efficiency7-152-12
Fourth Down Efficiency1-10-1
Plays-Net Yards75-53763-204
Passing Yds225135
Kick Return Yds54198
Punt Return Yds70
Time of Poss.36:1223:48
Individual Stats
KENTST: Dri Archer 15-138, Nate Terhune 1-61, Colin Reardon 7-53, Anthony Meray 12-35, Trayion Durham 6-17, David Fisher 1-8
OHIO: Beau Blankenship 23-76, Daz'mond Patterson 2-18, Tim Edmond 3-5, Chase Cochran 1-4, Derrius Vick 1--9, Tyler Tettleton 3--10, Grant Venham 1--15
KENTST: Colin Reardon 18-30-213-0, David Fisher 2-3-12-0
OHIO: Tyler Tettleton 11-24-132-1, Derrius Vick 1-5-3-0
KENTST: Tyshon Goode 5-55, Dri Archer 5-53, Casey Pierce 5-51, Chris Humphrey 3-54, Trayion Durham 1-11, Anthony Meray 1-1
OHIO: Donte Foster 4-35, Troy Hill 2-32, Beau Blankenship 2-12, Mario Dovell 2-12, Matt Waters 1-41, Kawmae Sawyer 1-3
Kent State5th Mid American East2-63-9
Ohio1st Mid American East6-28-6

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