Edelman, who completed 17-of-21 passes for 305 yards without an
interception, tossed scoring passes of 15 yards to Brian Bell and
55 yards to Najah Pruden. Edelman also ran for a 4-yard touchdown
for the Golden Flashes (3-2, 3-0 Mid-American Conference).
Luke Getsy threw touchdown passes of 39 yards to David Harvey
and 36 yards to Jabari Arthur for Akron (2-3), which tied for the
MAC's East Division title last year but has lost its first two
games this season.
After the Zips forged a 7-2 lead early in the second quarter,
Kent State scored the next 28 points on Edelman's run, Howard
touchdown runs of 1 and 5 yards and Edelman's pass to Bell.
Edelman led the Flashes with 69 yards rushing on 24 attempts.
Howard added 62 yards on 25 carries. Pruden had four catches for
Akron's Dennis Kennedy led all rushers with 91 yards on 16