Boise State vs Southern Miss Wrap - Boise State Wins 40-14
Southern Miss couldn't hang with the Broncos on Saturday as Boise State blasted the Golden Eagles 40-14 in Week 6 action at MM Roberts Stadium.
Boise State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 49.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joe Southwick completed 18 of 27 pass attempts for 195 yards for the Broncos in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Golden Eagles defense.
Desmond Johnson rushed for 116 yards for Southern Miss, while Anthony Alford added 37 yards. Ricky Lloyd threw for 143 yards for the Golden Eagles, while receivers Dominique Sullivan and Tracy Lampley had 63 and 62 yards respectively.
Southern Miss outgained Boise State 424-310 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Golden Eagles.
Boise State lost the time of possession battle 30:35/29:25, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Boise State takes its act home to face Fresno State looking for another win. For Southern Miss, they head on the road to face Central Florida.