Miami (Ohio) 59, Buffalo 3
OXFORD, Ohio -- Ben Roethlisberger completed 18 of 24 passes for 234 yards and four touchdowns as Miami of Ohio defeated Buffalo 59-3 on Saturday.
Roethlisberger's 30-yard TD pass to Michael Larkin opened a 24-point first quarter for the RedHawks (5-1, 2-0 Mid-American Conference).
Roethlisberger had second-quarter TD passes of 6 yards to Larkin, 11 yards to Martin Nance and 3 yards to Cal Murray as Miami built a 45-0 halftime lead. That broke the school record for first-half points, previously set with a 35-0 halftime lead over Kent State on Sept. 23, 2000.
The Bulls (0-7, 0-3) got a 24-yard field goal by Dallas Pelz early in the fourth quarter.
Robinson got 237 yards on six punt returns, breaking single-game MAC and school records. Tillitz held the previous Miami record with 162 yards.
This story is from ESPN.com's automated news wire. Wire index