Massachusetts was unable to contain Beau Blankenship on Friday and the result was a 51-23 Week 14 loss against the Bobcats.
Bettors who backed the Bobcats were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 19.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 51.5.
Tyler Tettleton completed 18 of 27 pass attempts for 243 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Minutemen defense.
Shadrach Abrokwah rushed for 110 yards for Massachusetts, while Greg Orekoya added 24 yards. A.J. Doyle threw for 109 yards for the Minutemen, while receivers Tajae Sharpe and Shaquille Harris had 73 and 36 yards respectively.
Massachusetts was outgained by Ohio 461-290 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-14 by the Bobcats.
Ohio lost the time of possession battle 35:35/24:25, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.