McNeese State vs Missouri Recap - Tigers Win 50-6
|McNeese State vs Missouri Recap - Tigers Win 50-6|
Missouri got a 112-yard performance from Henry Josey as a key part of its 50-6 victory over the Cowboys on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 39.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 62.5.
Blaine Gabbert completed 26 of 31 pass attempts for 220 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Andre Anderson rushed for 47 yards for McNeese State, while Marcus Wiltz added 18 yards. Jacob Bower threw for 99 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Corday Clark and Champlain Babin had 41 and 39 yards respectively.
McNeese State was outgained by Missouri 438-245 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Tigers.
The time of possession battle favored McNeese State as their offense was on the field for 30:48, longer than the 29:12 of their opponents.
Missouri heads into a Week 3 battle against San Diego State. McNeese State, meanwhile, will have their next action against LSU.