Formulator Bowl 2014 – Temple vs. Ohio

In a clash that promises excitement and suspense, the Temple Owls, representing the American Athletic Conference and under the guidance of head coach Matt Rhule, face off against the Ohio Bobcats from the Mid-American Conference coached by Frank Solich, in the highly anticipated 2014 Formulator Bowl.

Both teams enter this showdown with identical 6-6 records, setting the stage for an evenly matched contest. As college football fans and sports bettors eagerly await kickoff, the stage is set for an exhilarating battle under the bright lights.

Betting Odds for 2014 Formulator Bowl

Temple comes into the game as a 7.5-point favorite, with the over/under set at 45.5 points.

Temple Owls vs. Ohio Bobcats in the 2014 Formulator Bowl

First Quarter: The 2014 Formulator Bowl kicks off with both teams displaying solid defensive efforts. Ohio Bobcats take an early lead with a touchdown run by A.J. Ouellette, putting them up 7-0. Temple responds with a field goal to make it 7-3 as the quarter ends.

Second Quarter: The second quarter sees Temple’s offense finding its rhythm. P.J. Walker connects with Jalen Fitzpatrick for a touchdown, giving the Owls a 10-7 lead. Ohio’s Derrius Vick answers back with a touchdown pass to Jordan Reid, putting the Bobcats back on top at 14-10. Temple closes out the half with another field goal, narrowing the gap to 14-13.

Third Quarter: Ohio opens the second half with a sense of urgency, driving down the field for a touchdown, courtesy of quarterback Derrius Vick’s precision passing. The Bobcats extend their lead to 21-13. Temple responds with a touchdown of their own, with Jahad Thomas finding the end zone to make it 21-20.

Fourth Quarter: As the final quarter begins, Temple’s defense comes up big, intercepting Derrius Vick. This turnover leads to a Temple field goal, giving them a 23-21 lead. Ohio battles back with a field goal of their own, retaking the lead at 24-23. With just minutes remaining, Temple stages a dramatic drive, culminating in a game-winning touchdown pass from P.J. Walker to Robby Anderson. The Owls win the 2014 Formulator Bowl with a final score of 30-24.

Final Score: Temple 30, Ohio 24

Player Stats:

Temple Owls Offense:

  • Quarterback P.J. Walker: 267 passing yards, 2 TD
  • Running back Jahad Thomas: 88 rushing yards, 1 TD
  • Wide receiver Jalen Fitzpatrick: 75 receiving yards, 1 TD

Temple Owls Defense:

  • Linebacker Tyler Matakevich: 13 tackles, 1 interception
  • Defensive end Nate D. Smith: 2 sacks

Ohio Bobcats Offense:

  • Quarterback Derrius Vick: 218 passing yards, 2 TD
  • Running back A.J. Ouellette: 92 rushing yards, 1 TD
  • Wide receiver Jordan Reid: 68 receiving yards, 1 TD

Ohio Bobcats Defense:

  • Linebacker Quentin Poling: 10 tackles
  • Defensive end Tarell Basham: 1 sack

Formulator Bowl MVP:

In a thrilling back-and-forth contest, Temple’s quarterback P.J. Walker earns the title of the 2014 Formulator Bowl MVP. Walker’s clutch performance, including 267 passing yards and two crucial touchdowns, secures the victory for the Temple Owls in a hard-fought battle against the Ohio Bobcats. Congratulations to P.J. Walker and the Temple Owls on their Formulator Bowl triumph!

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