Ohio at Akron

Tettleton leads Ohio to 43-3 win over Akron


AKRON, Ohio (AP) Tyler Tettleton threw for two touchdowns as Ohio opened Mid-American Conference play with a 43-3 victory over Akron on Saturday.

Ohio (4-1, 1-0 Mid-American) started slow but scored 21 unanswered points in the second quarter to take a 30-3 halftime lead.

Tettleton finished the game with 171 total yards on 14-of-21 passing. Donte Foster was his top receiver as he pulled in four passes for 76 yards and one touchdown.

Kyle Pohl lead Akron (1-5, 0-2), throwing for 101 yards. Robert Stein's 31-yard field goal was Akron's only score.

The Bobcat defense stymied the Zips all day, limiting Akron to 157 total yards, and sacking Pohl eight times for total losses of 45 yards. Antwa Crutcher and Ty Branz combined for 13 tackles and 3 sacks to lead the Ohio defense. Tarell Basham also had two sacks.

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Scoring Summary
OHIO Team safety
AKRONRobert Stein 31 yd FG
OHIODonte Foster 13 yd pass from Tyler Tettleton (Josiah Yazdani kick)
OHIOTroy Mangen 1 yd pass from Tyler Tettleton (Josiah Yazdani kick)
OHIORyan Boykin 1 yd run (Josiah Yazdani kick)
OHIOThad Ingol 18 yd fumble return (Josiah Yazdani kick)
OHIOJosiah Yazdani 35 yd FG
OHIODaz'mond Patterson 1 yd run (Josiah Yazdani kick)
OHIOJosiah Yazdani 28 yd FG
Team Stats
First Downs2214
Third Down Efficiency7-146-17
Fourth Down Efficiency0-10-1
Plays-Net Yards65-36265-157
Passing Yds215101
Kick Return Yds5293
Punt Return Yds48-19
Time of Poss.28:5231:8
Individual Stats
OHIO: Beau Blankenship 14-67, Daz'mond Patterson 6-26, Ryan Boykin 6-21, Tim Edmond 5-14, Derrius Vick 3-9, JD Sprague 2-6, Tyler Tettleton 3-4
AKRON: Jawon Chisholm 15-60, Conor Hundley 8-32, D.J. Jones 4-10, Kyle Pohl 12--46
OHIO: Tyler Tettleton 14-21-171-1, Derrius Vick 2-4-19-0, JD Sprague 1-1-25-0
AKRON: Kyle Pohl 11-26-101-1
OHIO: Donte Foster 4-76, Chase Cochran 3-24, Anthony Talbert 2-32, Troy Mangen 2-7, Matt Waters 1-26, Jordan Reid 1-25, Sebastian Smith 1-13, Beau Blankenship 1-9, Ryan Boykin 1-4, Daz'mond Patterson 1--1
AKRON: Imani Davis 2-21, Jerrod Dillard 2-20, Mykel Traylor-Bennett 2-8, Fransohn Bickley 1-17, Jawon Chisholm 1-13, Zach D'Orazio 1-10, Tyler Williams 1-7, Tyrell Goodman 1-5
Ohio1st Mid American East0-00-0
Akron1st Mid American East0-00-0

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