By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Kent State Golden Flashes defeated the Bowling Green Falcons on Tuesday night. The Golden Flashes won 35-28 over the Falcons at Doyt Perry Stadium in Bowling Green, Ohio.
Kent State improved to 2-7 on the season. They are now 1-4 within conference play.
The win snapped its six-game losing streak. This was their first win since their second game.
Bowling Green fell to 1-8 on the season. They are now 0-5 in conference play.
The team has lost six straight games. It’s their second straight loss under interim head coach Carl Pelini.
Golden Flashes quarterback Woody Barrett went 14 of 24 for 157 yards. He also had two touchdowns.
Jo-El Shaw had 26 carries for 128 yards and two touchdowns. Barrett had 17 carries for 77 yards and a touchdown.
Antwan Dixon had six receptions for 73 yards and a touchdown. Mike Carrigan had two receptions for 33 yards. Shaw had two receptions for 28 yards and a touchdown. Isaiah McKoy had three receptions for 26 yards.
Falcons quarterback Jarret Doege went 20 of 37 for 207 yards. He also had three touchdowns and an interception.
Rico Frye had 17 carries for 36 yards. Grant Loy had four carries for 32 yards. Bryson Denley had five carries for 23 yards. Ra’veion Hargrove had seven carries for 22 yards.
Scott Miller had six receptions for 75 yards. Quintin Morris had two receptions for 59 yards. Hargrove had four receptions for 41 yards and a touchdown. Dorian Hendrix had two receptions for 33 yards and a touchdown.
Noah Massey had two receptions for 15 yards and a touchdown.
Kent State scored 21 second-half points. Shawn scored on a seven-yard touchdown reception. Barrett also hit Dixon for a two-yard touchdown reception.
Shaw also scored on an 18-yard rushing touchdown.
Bowling Green scored 15 second-half points. Doege hit Hargrove for a four-yard touchdown reception. Following the play, Doege hit Morris for a two-point conversion.
Doege hit Massey for a 12-yard touchdown reception.
The Golden Flashes led 14-13 at halftime. Barrett scored on a 10-yard rushing touchdown. Barrett hit Shaw for a 24-yard touchdown reception.
Falcons’ Doege hit Hendrix for a nine-yard touchdown reception. Nate Needham also made two field goals.