Recap - Spartans Defeat Youngstown State 28-6
|Recap - Spartans Defeat Youngstown State 28-6|
B.J. Cunningham inflicted damage on the Youngstown State secondary, receiving 130 yards as Michigan State defeated the Penguins 28-6 at Spartan Stadium.
Kirk Cousins completed 18 of 22 pass attempts for 222 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jamaine Cook rushed for 76 yards for Youngstown State, while Jordan Thompson added 25 yards. Kurt Hess threw for 126 yards for the Penguins, while receivers Christian Bryan and Kevin Watts had 45 and 24 yards respectively.
Michigan State outgained Youngstown State 396-254 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-20 by the Spartans.
Youngstown State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:09/28:51 split in that important category.