Win Probability 100%

BALL
WMU
WMU 100%

BALL

3

WMU

55

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • BALL238
    • 414WMU
  • Turnovers

    • BALL2
    • 0WMU
  • Possession

    BALLWMU
    28:1131:49
  • 1st Downs

    • BALL15
    • 21WMU

Game Information

Waldo Stadium
Coverage: ESPN3
  • Kalamazoo, MI 49008
  • Line: WMU -13.0
  • Over/Under: 55
Attendance: 18,216
9/30/2017 Associated Press

Western Michigan dominates Ball State 55-3 in MAC opener

Obbie Jackson returned a fumble 21 yards for a touchdown on the opening kickoff and Western Michigan never looked back in a 55-3 romp over Ball State on Saturday night.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Ball State00303
Western Michigan141717755
first QuarterBALLWMU
TD
14:50
Obbie Jackson 21 Yd Fumble Return (Josh Grant Kick)
0 plays, 3 yards, 0:10
07
play
Western Michigan scores TD on kickoff fumble recovery (0:52)

On the kickoff, Ball State's Justin Hall fumbles the ball and Western Michigan's Obbie Jackson returns it 21 yards for a touchdown. (0:52)

TD
7:38
Keishawn Watson 12 Yd pass from Jon Wassink (Josh Grant Kick)
13 plays, 89 yards, 4:32
014
play
Wassink connects with Watson for a Broncos' TD (0:19)

Western Michigan's Jon Wassink finds Keishawn Watson in the corner of the end zone for a 12-yard score to extend the Broncos' lead. (0:19)

second QuarterBALLWMU
TD
13:16
LeVante Bellamy 7 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
5 plays, 41 yards, 1:33
021
play
WMU scores on rushing TD from Bellamy (0:35)

Bronco's LeVante Bellamy runs to the outside for a 7-yard score to stretch Western Michigan's lead. (0:35)

TD
4:14
Jarvion Franklin 1 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
8 plays, 41 yards, 3:16
028
FG
1:06
Josh Grant 43 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 46 yards, 1:23
031
third QuarterBALLWMU
TD
14:32
Donnie Ernsberger 22 Yd pass from Jon Wassink (Josh Grant Kick)
2 plays, 34 yards, 0:28
038
FG
10:18
Morgan Hagee 28 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 58 yards, 4:14
338
TD
8:28
Keishawn Watson 52 Yd pass from Jon Wassink (Josh Grant Kick)
4 plays, 64 yards, 1:50
345
play
Western Michigan tacks on 52-yard passing TD (0:44)

Jon Wassink drops back and goes deep finding Keishawn Watson for a big score adding to the Knight's lead. (0:44)

FG
4:00
Josh Grant 33 Yd Field Goal
4 plays, 9 yards, 1:54
348
fourth QuarterBALLWMU
TD
14:04
Davon Tucker 11 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
2 plays, 12 yards, 0:50
355

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