Kentucky State, 0-2, travels to Ohio for Week 3 matchup with Dayton Flyers, 1-1

Kentucky State Thorobredsat Dayton Flyers
September 17, 2022
: Dayton, Ohio
Time: 1 PM
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Thorobreds This Season

  • In week one, the Thorobreds suffered a tough 33-10 loss to non-conference opponent Delta State. 
  • Kentucky State faced SIAC opponent Fort Valley State in a non-conference contest for week two. It was a low-scoring battle as the Wildcats held off the Thorobreds 9-7. 
  • For week three, the Thorobreds will meet Division I opponent, the University of Dayton, for their final non-conference match-up before entering league play. 

Scouting the Flyers 

  • Dayton opened their season with a narrow 22-20 victory at Robert Morris. 
  • The Flyers were defeated 49-15 by Youngstown State in week two. 
  • Their 2022 home schedule will open to the Kentucky State Thorobreds.

Detailed Look at The Thorobreds

  • Kentucky State continues to show the effectiveness of their rushing offense out rushing their opponents 359-265. Kendon Walker leads the Thorobreds with 141 rushing yards this season and averages 101 yards per game.
  • Jaylen Myers has a 100% (9-of-9) of his passes this year alongside an efficiency of 151.3.
  • On the defensive side, multiple Thorobreds have tallied over ten total tackles, Jaylen Johnson 15, Darrell Dorris Jr. 13, Ernest Austin 12, Trevon Pope 12, and Joshua Johnson 11. 
  • Kentucky States defense has kept their opponents scoreless in the fourth quarter and has only allowed 10 points in the second half.

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