Crimson Tide vs Tigers Final: 42-10 - Recap
|Crimson Tide vs Tigers Final: 42-10 - Recap|
Missouri was unable to contain Eddie Lacy on Saturday and the result was a 42-10 Week 7 loss against the Crimson Tide.
Bettors who backed the Crimson Tide were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 21 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 41.5.
AJ McCarron completed 16 of 21 pass attempts for 171 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kendial Lawrence rushed for 37 yards for Missouri, while Russell Hansbrough added 13 yards. Corbin Berkstresser threw for 126 yards for the Tigers, while receivers L'Damian Washington and T.J. Moe had 72 and 19 yards respectively.
Missouri was outgained by Alabama 533-129 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-9 by the Crimson Tide.
Missouri lost the time of possession battle 36:29/23:31, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Alabama takes its act on the road to face Tennessee looking for another win. For Missouri, they head home to face Kentucky.