Central Michigan at Eastern Michigan

Cent. Michigan 34, E. Michigan 31


YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) - Ryan Radcliff passed for 284 yards and two touchdowns and Zurlon Tipton surpassed 1,000 yards rushing for the season as Central Michigan defeated Eastern Michigan 34-31 Saturday.

Radcliff threw TDs of 10 and 14 yards to Andrew Flory, who had nine catches for 188 yards for the Chippewas (4-6, 2-4 Mid-American). Tipton added an 11-yard TD run and 110 yards rushing - giving him 1,093 for the year, which is the most at Central Michigan since quarterback Dan LeFevour totaled 1,122 in 2007.

Quarterback Alex Gillett had 162 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Eastern Michigan (1-9, 0-6), which led 14-0 in the first quarter. He was also 7 of 17 passing for 77 yards and a touchdown.

The Chippewas trailed 21-10 early in the third quarter before TDs by Tipton and Flory and a 49-yard interception return for a score by Kavon Frazier put them ahead for good.

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Scoring Summary
EMICHTyreese Russell 19 yd pass from Tyler Benz (Dylan Mulder kick)
EMICHAlex Gillett 21 yd run (Dylan Mulder kick)
CMICHAndrew Flory 10 yd pass from Ryan Radcliff (David Harman kick)
CMICHDavid Harman 23 yd FG
EMICHAlex Gillett 53 yd run (Dylan Mulder kick)
CMICHZurlon Tipton 11 yd run (David Harman kick)
CMICHKavon Frazier 49 yd interception return (David Harman kick)
CMICHAndrew Flory 14 yd pass from Ryan Radcliff (David Harman kick)
EMICHDylan Mulder 30 yd FG
CMICHDavid Harman 36 yd FG
EMICHJay Jones 25 yd pass from Alex Gillett (Dylan Mulder kick)
Team Stats
First Downs1821
Third Down Efficiency7-147-16
Fourth Down Efficiency1-12-3
Plays-Net Yards62-40368-414
Passing Yds284120
Kick Return Yds3338
Punt Return Yds0-2
Time of Poss.26:5733:3
Individual Stats
CMICH: Zurlon Tipton 21-110, Tim Phillips 2-7, Saylor Lavallii 2-3, Ryan Radcliff 1-1, Team 2--2
EMICH: Alex Gillett 14-162, Bronson Hill 13-83, Dominique Sherrer 7-46, Tyler Benz 5-3, Ryan Brumfield 2-2, Team 1--2
CMICH: Ryan Radcliff 20-34-284-0
EMICH: Alex Gillett 7-17-77-1, Tyler Benz 7-9-43-1
CMICH: Andrew Flory 9-118, Zurlon Tipton 3-47, Cody Wilson 3-45, Caleb Southworth 1-30, Deon Butler 1-23, Joe Kinville 1-9, Mike Kinville 1-8, Titus Davis 1-4
EMICH: Jay Jones 4-61, Donald Scott 3-15, Tyreese Russell 2-21, Alex Gillett 2-11, Bronson Hill 2-1, Garrett Hoskins 1-11
Central Michigan5th Mid American West3-56-7
Eastern Michigan4th Mid American West4-47-6

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