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Miami of Ohio Rolls Over Cincinnati, 44-16

From Associated Press

Josh Betts passed for 359 yards and three touchdowns to help Miami of Ohio (2-2) to a 44-16 victory over Cincinnati on Wednesday night at Oxford, Ohio.

Betts, a senior who sat out the game’s first series for violating an unspecified team rule, completed 22 of 35 passes.

The Bearcats (2-2) were held to 66 rushing yards in 27 carries.

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