Recap - Razorbacks Defeat Mississippi State 44-17
|Recap - Razorbacks Defeat Mississippi State 44-17|
Tyler Wilson's 365-yard performance through the air was the key in Arkansas's 44-17 win over Mississippi State on Saturday at War Memorial Stadium (Arkansas).
Arkansas was a favorite by 13 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Dennis Johnson rushed for 98 yards, while Ronnie Wingo added 44 yards in the win. Chris Gragg and Jarius Wright added 119 and 96 receiving yards respectively.
Vick Ballard rushed for 54 yards for Mississippi State, while LaDarius Perkins added 21 yards. Dylan Favre threw for 72 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Malcolm Johnson and Chris Smith had 26 and 25 yards respectively.
Arkansas outgained Mississippi State 539-211 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-13 by the Razorbacks.
Arkansas led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:21/24:39 split in that important category.
Arkansas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against LSU. Mississippi State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Mississippi.