Houston gets by Mississippi State

Houston gets by Mississippi State

Case Keenum was the story for the Houston Cougars, throwing for four touchdowns to beat the Mississippi State Bulldogs 31-24 on Saturday afternoon.

The Cougars won as 3-point underdogs, while the final score played UNDER the day's posted total of 66.

Keenum finished the day with 441 yards passing on 39-of-52 attempts and two interceptions to go with the touchdowns.

Anthony Dixon did the damage for Mississippi State as he ran for 143 yards and two touchdowns.