Shaq Vann scampered through the Bowling Green defense for 117 yards as Eastern Michigan handed the Falcons a 34-31 defeat on Tuesday at Rynearson Stadium.
The Eagles won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the -14.0-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Shaq Vann rushed for 117 yards, while Ian Eriksen added 104 yards in the win. Sergio Bailey II and Mathew Sexton added 37 and 34 receiving yards respectively.
Josh Cleveland rushed for 150 yards for Bowling Green, while Andrew Clair added 47 yards. Jarret Doege threw for 256 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Datrin Guyton and Scott Miller had 112 and 98 yards respectively.
Bowling Green lost the time of possession battle 34:15-25:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.