Akron completely dominated the first half of this game thanks to two Boise State missed field goals. Akron led 13 to 0 and led every statistical category after the first half. First downs 8 to 4, total yards 184 to 78, rushing yards 72 to 16 and redzone appearences 3 to 0. Boise State's first drive of the second half ended with a 92 yard pick 6 by Cunningham. On Boise's next drive Southwick was picked again this time by, Province which led to an Akron field goal. Akron was able to extend the lead to 23-0 before Boise was able to get on the board. Brian Thomas ended the day 13 of 17 for 152 yards and 1 Touchdown. Joe Southwick went 13 for 31 and 172 yards, with 1 TD and 3 INT's.