Scores

Final

Ohio 44

(3-2, 1-0 MAC)

Bowling Green 37

(1-4, 0-1 MAC)

4:00 PM ET, October 3, 2009

Doyt Perry Stadium, Bowling Green, OH

1 2 3 4 T
OHIO 6 14 14 1044
BGSU 3 10 10 1437

Top Performers

Passing: T. Sheehan (BGSU) - 390 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: C. Garrett (OHIO) - 16 CAR, 120 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: L. Brazill (OHIO) - 4 REC, 93 YDS, 1 TD

Ohio 44, Bowling Green 37

Associated Press

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- Theo Scott passed for two touchdowns and ran for another to lead Ohio past Bowling Green in a 44-37 shootout win Saturday in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams.

Scott was 11-for-19 with 203 yards and two touchdowns for the Bobcats (3-2, 1-0). He also scored on a 68-yard run. Chris Garrett rushed for 120 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries.

LaVon Brazill, who scored on a 27-yard pass from Scott, also scored on a 72-yard punt return.

Tyler Sheehan was 28-for-52 for 390 yards and two touchdowns for the Falcons (1-4, 0-1). Sheehan also scored on a 5-yard run.

The Falcons cut the lead to 44-37 on a 7-yard pass from Sheehan to Justus Jones with 3:41 to play. After forcing the Bobcats to punt on their next possession, the Falcons drove down to the Ohio 14 before turning the ball over on downs with 1:15 to play.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
OHIO
BGSU
1st Downs1326
Total Yards419474
Passing203390
Rushing21684
Penalties10-896-65
3rd Down Conversions4-127-16
4th Down Conversions0-00-3
Turnovers11
Possession25:5034:10

Passing Leaders

OhioC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Scott11/1920310.720
Bowling GreenC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Sheehan28/523907.520

Rushing Leaders

OhioCARYDSAVGTDLG
Garrett161207.5237
Scott48220.5168
Bowling GreenCARYDSAVGTDLG
Geter19703.7022
Sheehan8101.318

Receiving Leaders

OhioRECYDSAVGTDLG
Brazill49323.3145
McCrae25226.0040
Bowling GreenRECYDSAVGTDLG
Barnes78412.0021
Scheidler56713.4026

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTEROHIOBGSU
FG10:19Jerry Phillips 33 Yd 03
TD04:55LaVon Brazill 27 Yd Pass From Theo Scott (Pat Failed) 63
SECOND QUARTEROHIOBGSU
FG11:38Jerry Phillips 33 Yd 66
TD07:30LaVon Brazill 72 Yd Punt Return (Matt Weller Kick) 136
TD04:11Chris Garrett 37 Yd Run (Matt Weller Kick) 206
TD01:38Ray Hutson 18 Yd Pass From Tyler Sheehan (Jerry Phillips Kick) 2013
THIRD QUARTEROHIOBGSU
FG08:46Jerry Phillips 31 Yd 2016
TD06:00Taylor Price 35 Yd Pass From Theo Scott (Matt Weller Kick) 2716
TD04:15Chris Garrett 2 Yd Run (Matt Weller Kick) 3416
TD00:12Freddie Barnes 2 Yd Run (Jerry Phillips Kick) 3423
FOURTH QUARTEROHIOBGSU
FG12:01Matt Weller 42 Yd 3723
TD07:17Tyler Sheehan 5 Yd Run (Jerry Phillips Kick) 3730
TD05:05Theo Scott 68 Yd Run (Matt Weller Kick) 4430
TD03:41Justus Jones 7 Yd Pass From Tyler Sheehan (Jerry Phillips Kick) 4437