E. Michigan 21, Buffalo 17

E. Michigan 21, Buffalo 17

Published Nov. 20, 2010 11:10 p.m. ET

Dwayne Priest ran for 192 yards on 35 carries and three touchdowns to lead Eastern Michigan to a 21-17 win over Buffalo on Saturday in Mid-American Conference play.

The Eagles (2-9, 2-5) grabbed a 14-7 lead with 3:03 left in the second quarter after two 1-yard touchdown runs from Priest.

Marcus Rivers caught a 28-yard touchdown pass from Jerry Davis for the Bulls' (2-9, 1-6) only touchdown of the first half.

Buffalo pulled within four points, 14-10, thanks to a 30-yard field goal by A.J. Principe as time expired in the second quarter.


Priest scored on another 1-yard run in the third to give the Eagles a 21-10 lead.

Davis threw his second touchdown pass of the day - a 14 yarder to Ed Young - with 4:11 to go in the third, pulling the Bulls back within four, 21-17.

Davis finished with 222 yards passing and led Buffalo with 42 rushing yards.