Spartans vs Nittany Lions Final: 28-22 - Recap
|Spartans vs Nittany Lions Final: 28-22 - Recap|
Edwin Baker ran for 118 yards as Michigan State handled Penn State by a score of 28-22 on Saturday at Beaver Stadium.
Michigan State was a favorite by 1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 50.5.
Kirk Cousins completed 17 of 22 pass attempts for 152 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Evan Royster rushed for 85 yards for Penn State, while Silas Redd added 7 yards. Matthew McGloin threw for 312 yards for the Nittany Lions, while receivers Justin Brown and Derek Moye had 106 and 65 yards respectively.
Penn State outgained Michigan State 396-331 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Spartans.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan State as their offense was on the field for 34:03, longer than the 25:57 of their opponents.