The Owls survived a fourth-quarter comeback from Miami (Ohio) to win their seventh straight game. Redshirt sophomore quarterback Chester Stewart started under center, but the formula remained the same, handing off to freshman Bernard Pierce.
Junior running back Bernard Pierce led the Owls with three touchdowns. When the Owls traveled to play Ball State (3-3, 1-1 Mid-American Conference) in Muncie, Ind. last Saturday, they packed their running game on their