Scores

Final

Buffalo 17

(2-8, 1-5 MAC)

E Michigan 30

(6-4, 4-2 MAC)

1:00 PM ET, November 12, 2011

Rynearson Stadium, YPSILANTI, MI

1 2 3 4 T
BUFF 0 3 14 017
EMU 3 6 14 730

Top Performers

Passing: A. Gillett (EMU) - 234 YDS, 4 TD

Rushing: B. Oliver (BUFF) - 18 CAR, 133 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: D. Reed (EMU) - 2 REC, 78 YDS, 2 TD

E. Michigan 30, Buffalo 17

Associated Press

YPSILANTI, Mich. -- Alex Gillett threw four touchdown passes to lead Eastern Michigan to a 30-17 victory over Buffalo on Saturday.

Gillett connected on two TD throws apiece with Demarius Reed and Garrett Hoskins for the Eagles (6-4, 4-2 Mid-American).

Gillett went 10-for-15 for 234 yards. He also ran for 89 yards.

Branden Oliver scored both touchdowns for the Bulls (2-8, 1-5), running for 68- and 3-yard scores. He carried 18 times for 134 yards.

After Patrick Clarke's field goal and both of Oliver's touchdowns, Buffalo led 17-16 with 6:35 to go in the third quarter. But the Eagles responded with the second touchdowns by Reed and Hoskins for the final margin.

The Eagles outgained Buffalo 413 yards to 252 and converted 7 of 16 third downs to just 1 of 13 for the Bulls. Eastern Michigan also sacked Chazz Anderson five times.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
BUFF
EMU
1st Downs1420
Total Yards252413
Passing137234
Rushing115179
Penalties6-586-55
3rd Down Conversions1-137-16
4th Down Conversions3-41-1
Turnovers00
Possession26:5233:08

Passing Leaders

BuffaloC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Anderson18/311374.400
Eastern MichiganC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Gillett10/1523415.640

Rushing Leaders

BuffaloCARYDSAVGTDLG
Oliver181337.4268
Young2126.0011
Eastern MichiganCARYDSAVGTDLG
Gillett19894.7013
Greene22612.8015

Receiving Leaders

BuffaloRECYDSAVGTDLG
Young34013.3033
Hughes5336.6011
Eastern MichiganRECYDSAVGTDLG
Reed27839.0267
Greene25226.0043

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERBUFFEMU
FG07:04Kody Fulkerson 39 Yd 03
SECOND QUARTERBUFFEMU
TD11:50Garrett Hoskins 2 Yd Pass From Alex Gillett (Pat Blocked) 09
FG00:04Patrick Clarke 43 Yd 39
THIRD QUARTERBUFFEMU
TD08:59Branden Oliver 3 Yd Run (Patrick Clarke Kick) 109
TD08:00Demarius Reed 67 Yd Pass From Alex Gillett (Kody Fulkerson Kick) 1016
TD06:35Branden Oliver 68 Yd Run (Patrick Clarke Kick) 1716
TD02:24Demarius Reed 11 Yd Pass From Alex Gillett (Kody Fulkerson Kick) 1723
FOURTH QUARTERBUFFEMU
TD14:11Garrett Hoskins 34 Yd Pass From Alex Gillett (Kody Fulkerson Kick) 1730