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Akron at Kent State
When: 3:30 PM ET, Saturday, October 20, 2018
Where: Dix Stadium, Kent, Ohio
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Kent State Golden Flashes are ranked 78 on offense, averaging 397.6 yards per game. The Golden Flashes are averaging 171.6 yards rushing and 226.0 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Akron Zips are ranked 125 on offense, averaging 308.4 yards per game. The Zips are averaging 111.4 yards rushing and 197.0 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Kent State Golden Flashes are 1-1 at home this season, 0-3 against conference opponents and 6759-6759 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Golden Flashes are averaging 40.0 scoring, and holding teams to 20.5 points scored on defense.
  • The Akron Zips are 1-2 while on the road this season, 0-2 against conference opponents and 6759-6759 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Zips are averaging 19.3 scoring, and holding teams to 28.0 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W‑L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Akron 2-3 L3 23.2 26.4 1-1 1-2 1-1 0-0 0-2
Kent State 1-6 L5 23.0 36.6 1-1 0-5 0-2 0-0 0-3
Last Meeting
Akron Kent State
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/21/17 KENT 14 AKR 24 191 122 69 246 161 85
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Akron K. Nelson 30.0 69 1 1
Kent State G. Bollas 30.8 44 0 2
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Akron V. Edwards Jr. 9 55 6.1 0
Kent State D. Crum 12 77 6.4 0
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Akron K. Booker 1 25 25.0 1
Kent State K. Price 2 42 21.0 0
Touchdowns Player TD
Akron K. Booker 1
Kent State C. Butler 1
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Akron K. Nelson 52.1 980 7 6
Kent State W. Barrett 61.3 1560 7 8
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Akron V. Edwards Jr. 56 244 4.4 2
Kent State J. Rankin 94 511 5.4 3
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Akron A. Williams 19 289 15.2 3
Kent State M. Carrigan 29 344 11.9 3
Touchdowns Player TD
Akron A. Williams 3
Kent State W. Barrett 4
Quickchart Matchup
Akron Akron Off vs  Kent State Kent State Def
Akron 308.4 yards
Kent State 508.9 yards
Akron 3.4 yards/rush
Kent State 4.6 yards/rush
Akron 6.5 yards/attempt
Kent State 10 yards/attempt
Kent State Kent State Off vs  Akron Akron Def
Kent State 397.6 yards
Akron 381 yards
Kent State 4.3 yards/rush
Akron 3.9 yards/rush
Kent State 6.1 yards/attempt
Akron 6.5 yards/attempt