Auburn too strong for Miss St.
|Auburn too strong for Miss St.|
The Auburn Tigers scored a touchdown in every quarter to come away with a convincing 28-0 win over the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon.
The Tigers were listed as 15-point favorites and were successful on covering the spread. The game’s final score fell UNDER the posted total (46.5).
Brandon Cox completed 12 of 18 passes for 202 yards and two touchdowns in the win for Auburn.
Brad Lester ran for 34 yards and a touchdown on six carries, while Will Herring recovered a fumble and returned it for a 1-yard score for Auburn.
Omarr Conner went 10-for-19 for 112 yard passing and was intercepted once in the loss for Miss.