Akron at Kent State

Kent St. 35, Akron 24


KENT, Ohio (AP) - Trayion Durham ran for 107 yards and three touchdowns as Kent State extended its longest winning streak in 72 years to seven games by beating rival Akron 35-24 Saturday.

Kent State, 5-0 in the East Division of the Mid-American Conference, last won seven in a row in 1940.

Dri Archer gained 126 yards including a 30-yard touchdown run as the Golden Flashes rushed for 261 yards and five touchdowns overall to move to 8-1. That includes a 35-23 upset at then-No. 15 Rutgers a week ago.

Dalton Williams completed 30 of 41 passes for 312 yards for Akron, (1-9, 0-6) in coach Terry Bowden's first season. Williams went 12 for 13 including TDs of 13 and 21 yards to Jerrod Dillard in the first quarter as the Zips led 14-0.

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Scoring Summary
AKRONJerrod Dillard 13 yd pass from Dalton Williams (Robert Stein kick)
AKRONJerrod Dillard 21 yd pass from Dalton Williams (Robert Stein kick)
KENTSTTrayion Durham 1 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
AKRONJawon Chisholm 50 yd run (Robert Stein kick)
KENTSTSpencer Keith 4 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
AKRONRobert Stein 32 yd FG
KENTSTTrayion Durham 6 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
KENTSTDri Archer 30 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
KENTSTTrayion Durham 15 yd run (Freddy Cortez kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2318
Third Down Efficiency8-163-11
Fourth Down Efficiency1-22-2
Plays-Net Yards74-44259-364
Passing Yds312103
Kick Return Yds7562
Punt Return Yds40
Time of Poss.31:428:56
Individual Stats
AKRON: Jawon Chisholm 16-115, Conor Hundley 10-17, Quentin Hines 3-10, Imani Davis 1-5, Dalton Williams 2--17
KENTST: Dri Archer 11-126, Trayion Durham 24-107, Spencer Keith 5-28
AKRON: Dalton Williams 30-41-312-0, Team 0-1-0-0
KENTST: Spencer Keith 14-19-103-0
AKRON: Marquelo Suel 11-85, L.T. Smith 5-50, Jawon Chisholm 4-37, Dee Frieson 3-30, Keith Sconiers 2-46, Jerrod Dillard 2-34, Imani Davis 2-16, Tyler Williams 1-14
KENTST: Dri Archer 3-19, Chris Humphrey 2-20, Kyle Payton 2-20, Tim Erjavec 2-16, Eric Adeyemi 2-6, Trayion Durham 1-13, Matthew Hurdle 1-6, Josh Boyle 1-3
Akron3rd Mid American East3-55-7
Kent State5th Mid American East2-63-9

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