Golden Eagles Down Kansas 31-16 - Match Report
The Golden Eagles grabbed a Week 3 victory over the Jayhawks on Friday, winning 31-16 at MM Roberts Stadium.
Southern Miss was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 53.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Austin Davis completed 19 of 24 pass attempts for 155 yards for the Golden Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
James Sims rushed for 74 yards for Kansas, while Deshaun Sands added 34 yards. Jordan Webb threw for 138 yards for the Jayhawks, while receivers Johnathan Wilson and Tim Biere had 67 and 33 yards respectively.
Kansas was outgained by Southern Miss 358-274 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Golden Eagles.
Southern Miss lost the time of possession battle 33:44/26:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Southern Miss looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisiana Tech. Kansas will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Mexico State.