Bulldogs Fall 38-28 Against Mississippi - Game Recap
Jeff Scott scampered through the Fresno State defense for 138 yards as Mississippi handed the Bulldogs a 38-28 defeat on Saturday at Bulldog Stadium.
The Rebels were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 55.5.
Randall Mackey completed 8 of 18 pass attempts for 214 yards for the Rebels in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Robbie Rouse rushed for 123 yards for Fresno State, while Jalen Saunders added 57 yards. Derek Carr threw for 281 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Jalen Saunders and Devon Wylie had 127 and 59 yards respectively.
Fresno State outgained Mississippi 444-430 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-19 by the Bulldogs.
The time of possession battle favored Fresno State as their offense was on the field for 31:54, longer than the 28:06 of their opponents.
Mississippi looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Alabama. Fresno State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boise State.