Golden Eagles hammer Tigers

Jeremy Young threw for 193 yards with three touchdown passes Sunday night to lead the Southern Miss Golden Eagles past the Memphis Tigers 42-21.

The Golden Eagles had been favored by 6.5-points in the game and were able to cover the spread. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (47).

Tory Harrison rushed for 138 yards on 12 carries for Southern Miss, while Chris Johnson hauled in a pair of touchdown passes.

Memphis quarterback Martin Hankins completed 12-of-32 passes for 151 yards with a touchdown. Joseph Doss rushed for 105 yards on 22 carries with a touchdown.