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Ohio vs. Toledo | Post Game Notes

Ohio vs. Toledo | Post Game Notes

OHIO 38, TOLEDO 10 | POSTGAME NOTES 

CAPTAINS – Quentin Poling, Javan Hagan, Troy MangenA.J. Ouellette 
ATTENDANCE – 15,562
WEATHER – 38, clear 

OVERALL
-Ohio improved to 8-2 for the second time under head coach Frank Solich.
-Ohio is now 21-31-1 all-time against the Rockets.
-Head Coach Frank Solich is now 154-88 and 96-69 at Ohio. He is now 2-3 against Toledo.

OFFENSE
-The Bobcats finished with 532 total yards on the game, a season-high, and it marked the second time in as many years Ohio has had over 500-yards of total offense against Toledo.
-Ohio recorded 393 rushing yards, the third time this season the Bobcats posted a 300-plus yard rushing game and a season-high in rushing for the Bobcats.
-RS senior running back Dorian Brown rushed for 62 yards for the first touchdown of the game. Brown finished with 142 yards rushing to lead Ohio on the ground. It marked the second time Brown has broken 100-yards this season.
-Brown's 62-yard run marks a career-high.
-RS sophomore quarterback Nathan Rourke finished with 139 passing yards, 115 rushing yards, two total touchdowns and was 7 of 15 on the night.
-Rourke's 115 rushing yards marks the fourth time this season he's recorded 100-plus yards rushing.
-Rourke's 17 touchdowns is the most by an Ohio quarterback in a single-season and ranks second among all players - Kalvin McRae holds the single-season record with 19. 
-Marks the seventh game this season Ohio has had a 100-plus yard rusher and the third time Ohio has had two players with 100-plus yards rushing
-RS junior wide receiver Papi White finished with three receptions for 91 yards. 

DEFENSE
-Ohio held Toledo to 53 yards rushing, it was the fifth time this season Ohio has held an opponent to less than 100 rushing yards and a season-low for the Rockets.
-Ohio held its opponent to 10 points or less for the third time this season.
-Toledo's 10 points was the lowest scoring game this season for the Rockets.
-RS senior linebacker Quentin Poling recorded 12 tackles, three sacks and three tackles for loss along with one quarterback hurry.
-Poling is now the all-time leader in tackles for loss with at Ohio (44.0).
-RS senior linebacker Chad Moore recorded six tackles and one tackle for loss.
-RS senior cornerback Bradd Ellis recorded four tackles, two pass breakups and one forced fumble.
-RS seniors Cody Grilliot and Grant Cunningham also recorded forced fumbles for Ohio. 

SPECIAL TEAMS
-RS sophomore punter Michael Farkas had two punts for 94 yards including a long of 50 and pinned one inside the 20-yard.
-RS sophomore placekicker Louie Zervos drilled a 44-yard field goal in the second quarter, it was his only FG attempt.
-Zervos was 5-5 on PAT.

 

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