College Football

Akron Zips (0-12)


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Ohio reaches bowl eligibility with a 52-3 win against Akron

AKRON, Ohio (AP) Nathan Rourke threw for 308 yards and four touchdowns and Ohio routed Akron 52-3 on Tuesday night.

The Bobcats (6-6, 5-3 Mid-American) clinched bowl eligibility for the 11th year in a row and for the 13th time in 15 years under head coach Frank Solich. Ohio also recorded a winning record in the conference for a fifth straight year.

Rourke threw two touchdown passes in the first quarter, two more in the second and accounted for a fifth with a 1-yard run in the fourth. He threw a 53-yarder to DL Knock, 39 and 11 yards to Shane Hooks and 9 yards to Ryan Luehrman. Ja'Vahri Portis ran it in from 3-yards out with 6:41 remaining to end the scoring.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: K. Nelson1820
Passing TDs: K. Nelson11
Rushing Yards: B. Lee179
Rushing TDs: M. Burton1
Receiving Yards: N. Stewart529
Receiving TDs: T. Scippio3
Interceptions: S. Featherstone1
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/5 vs. Youngstown State TBA
9/12 at New Mexico State TBA
9/19 at Clemson TBA
9/26 vs. Miami (OH) TBA
10/3 at Buffalo TBA
10/10 at Kent State TBA
10/17 vs. Massachusetts TBA
10/24 at Ball State TBA
10/31 vs. Toledo TBA
11/14 vs. Bowling Green TBA
11/21 vs. Western Michigan TBA
11/27 at Ohio TBA
Mid-American
East
  Conference Overall
Miami (OH) 6-2 8-6
Ohio 5-3 7-6
Kent State 5-3 7-6
Buffalo 5-3 8-5
Bowling Green 2-6 3-9
Akron 0-8 0-12
West
  Conference Overall
Central Michigan 6-2 8-6
Western Michigan 5-3 7-6
Ball State 4-4 5-7
Northern Illinois 4-4 5-7
Toledo 3-5 6-6
Eastern Michigan 3-5 6-7
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 2918 (130)
Passing Yards: 2342 (104)
Rushing Yards: 576 (130)
Points per game: 10.5 (130)
Yards per game: 243.2 (130)
Touchdowns: 14 (130)
Field Goals: 7 (123)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4967 (62)
Passing Yards: 2408 (13)
Rushing Yards: 2559 (111)
Points per game: 36.3 (122)
Yards per game: 413.9 (83)
Touchdowns: 51 (110)
Field Goals: 14 (63)
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