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Pimpleton's 2 punt return TDs spark CMU over WMU 42-30

Kalil Pimpleton scored three touchdowns in five minutes, two on long punt returns, to spark Central Michigan to a 42-30 win over Western Michigan.

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Kalil Pimpleton scored three touchdowns in five minutes, two on long punt returns, to spark Central Michigan to a 42-30 win over Western Michigan.

Pimpleton, who had 104 yards receiving with an 11-yard touchdown sandwiched between the punt returns, had 269 yards of total offense at halftime. He finished with 281. 

Lew Nichols had two second-half touchdown runs and piled up 163 yards on 26 carries for the Chippewas. 

It was his fourth straight 100-yard game and fifth of the season for the redshirt freshman. 

Sean Tyler had two rushing touchdowns for the Broncos. Corey Crooms caught seven passes for 118 yards and a score.

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