Kent State at Buffalo

Kent St. 23, Buffalo 7


BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Dri Archer ran for 127 yards and a touchdown, and Kent State beat 23-7 on Wednesday night.

Julian Durden had a 2-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter, and Freddy Cortez added three field goals for the Golden Flashes (2-1, 1-0 Mid-American). Trayion Durham added 112 yards rushing, and Kent State finished with 239 yards on the ground.

Alex Zordich threw a 46-yard touchdown pass to Alex Neutz in the second quarter for the lone score for the Bulls (1-2, 0-1).

The Bulls had five sacks of David Fisher and Spencer Keith, but committed four turnovers and converted only 3 of 13 third downs.

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Scoring Summary
KENTSTDri Archer 11 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
KENTSTFreddy Cortez 23 yd FG
BUFFAlex Neutz 46 yd pass from Alex Zordich (Patrick Clarke kick)
KENTSTFreddy Cortez 33 yd FG
KENTSTFreddy Cortez 21 yd FG
KENTSTJulian Durden 2 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
Team Stats
First Downs1916
Third Down Efficiency7-203-13
Fourth Down Efficiency1-10-1
Plays-Net Yards81-40465-265
Passing Yds165113
Kick Return Yds659
Punt Return Yds00
Time of Poss.37:3022:30
Individual Stats
KENTST: Dri Archer 14-127, Trayion Durham 23-112, Julian Durden 4-16, Spencer Keith 6--4, David Fisher 6--12
BUFF: Branden Oliver 16-77, Brandon Murie 9-37, Alex Zordich 8-29, Devin Campbell 5-27, Joe Licata 1--18
KENTST: Spencer Keith 6-15-72-0, David Fisher 7-13-93-1
BUFF: Alex Zordich 4-22-92-2, Joe Licata 1-3-21-1, Team 0-1-0-0
KENTST: Josh Boyle 4-25, Matthew Hurdle 3-33, Trayion Durham 2-47, Dri Archer 2-32, Tim Erjavec 1-23, Kyle Payton 1-5
BUFF: Alex Neutz 2-58, Devon Hughes 2-57, Jimmy Gordon 1--2
Kent State5th Mid American East2-63-9
Buffalo6th Mid American East1-72-10

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