SCORE: Tiffin Dragons 42, Northwood Timberwolves 14
RECORDS: Northwood (2-7, 2-7 GLIAC), Tiffin (6-3, 5-3 GLIAC)
LOCATION: Hantz Stadium - Midland, Mich.
RECAP: Tiffin rides 533 yards of total offense to 42-14 win over Northwood Saturday afternoon (October 29)
INSIDE THE GAME
- On their first drive of the game, Tiffin wasted little time in setting the tone for the contest. The Dragons went 59 yards in seven plays, capping the drive with a touchdown to go up 7-0
- Northwood had opportunities to tie the game but were unable to score. Tiffin extended their lead with a pair of touchdowns late in the second quarter to go up 21-0 at the break.
- The Dragons extended their lead to 35-0 before the Timberwolves got on the board late in the third quarter. Vashon Nutt's nine-yard touchdown run capped a seven-play, 70 yard drive to make the score 35-7.
- Tiffin led 42-7 when Northwood finished off the scoring on a big play. Theron Wilson caught a 73-yard from Joe Garbarino for a touchdown to make the score 42-14.
- FIRST DOWNS: Tiffin 25, Northwood 15
- RUSHES-YARDS: Tiffin 48-384, Northwood 39-185
- PASSING YDS: Tiffin 149, Northwood 148
- TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YDS: 65-533, 56-333
- POSSESSION TIME: Tiffin 31:54, Northwood 28:06
- THIRD DOWN CONVERSIONS: Tiffin 7 of 12, Northwood 4 of 11
- At one point in the game, Tiffin scored touchdowns on five consecutive drives.
- Northwood had won every matchup in the all-time series against the Dragons since 1988 posting a record of 9-0 before today's result. Before today, Northwood had outscored Tiffin 270-120.
- The Timberwolves will travel to Findlay on November 7 for a game against the Oilers. Game time is set for Noon.