Shane Morris threw two landing passes, together with a again-breaking fifty three-yard reference to Corey Willis within the fourth quarter, and Central Michigan defeated Kent State forty two-23 on Tuesday night time.
The Golden Flashes had rallied from a 28-10 deficit, pulling inside 28-23 on a fifty seven-yard landing run by Mike Carrigan early within the fourth quarter. After failing on a 2-level conversion, Kent State pinned Central Michigan on the 9 with the assistance of a penalty. However the Chippewas wanted simply 5 performs to regain the momentum.
Romello Ross added a 2-yard landing run with 2:04 to play to wrap it up for CMU (7-four, 5-2 Mid-American Convention) one play after the Golden Flashes (2-9, 1-6) turned the ball over on downs.
Kent State took a three-zero lead however after the primary-quarter subject aim Jarrod Davis had a ninety eight-yard kickoff return, beginning a string of three straight touchdowns for CMU. It was 28-10 on the half.
Morris was 14 of twenty-two for 297 yards and Tyler Conklin had thirteen catches for 104 yards.
George Bollas accomplished 15 of 28 passes for a profession-excessive 310 yards and two touchdowns for Kent State, which had 494 yards of complete offense. Earlier than dropping 9 yards on their remaining possession, the Golden Flashes have been over 500 yards of complete offense for the primary time since 2013. Carrigan had 4 catches for eighty three yards and a landing and ran 3 times for sixty five yards.