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Akron Zips (1-5)


Sat. 11/28 Sat. 12/5 Sat. 12/12
vs. Mia-O
L 7-38
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vs. BGSU
W 31-3
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@ Buff
L 7-56
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Patterson matches record as No. 24 Buffalo beats Akron 56-7

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) Jaret Patterson ran for 105 yards and matched a major college football record by reaching 1,000 yards for the season in five games as No. 24 Buffalo routed Akron 56-7 on Saturday as a tune-up for the Mid-American Conference championship.

Patterson scored two touchdowns before halftime, bringing his season totals to 1,025 yards and 18 rushing TDs for the Bulls (5-0). He is the 12th player in FBS history to surpass 1,000 yards in as many games.

"We knew we had to dominate from the first play to the last whistle," Patterson said.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: Z. Gibson784
Passing TDs: Z. Gibson4
Rushing Yards: T. Dollard666
Rushing TDs: T. Dollard6
Receiving Yards: N. Stewart217
Receiving TDs: M. Mathison2
Interceptions: A. Watts2
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/5 vs. Youngstown State Cancelled
9/12 at New Mexico State Cancelled
10/24 at Ball State Cancelled
10/31 vs. Toledo Cancelled
11/4 vs. Western Michigan L 13 - 58
11/10 at Ohio L 10 - 24
11/17 at Kent State L 35 - 69
11/28 vs. Miami (OH) L 7 - 38
12/5 vs. Bowling Green W 31 - 3
12/12 at 24 Buffalo L 7 - 56
Mid-American
East
  Conference Overall
Buffalo 5-0 6-1
Kent State 3-1 3-1
Ohio 2-1 2-1
Miami (OH) 2-1 2-1
Akron 1-5 1-5
Bowling Green 0-5 0-5
West
  Conference Overall
Ball State 5-1 7-1
Western Michigan 4-2 4-2
Toledo 4-2 4-2
Central Michigan 3-3 3-3
Eastern Michigan 2-4 2-4
Northern Illinois 0-6 0-6
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 1688 (116)
Passing Yards: 838 (116)
Rushing Yards: 850 (103)
Points per game: 17.2 (120)
Yards per game: 281.3 (122)
Touchdowns: 12 (118)
Field Goals: 4 (111)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 2759 (35)
Passing Yards: 1270 (19)
Rushing Yards: 1489 (76)
Points per game: 41.3 (123)
Yards per game: 459.8 (110)
Touchdowns: 31 (77)
Field Goals: 4 (11)
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