Hoosiers Fall 31-27 Against Michigan State - Game Recap
Indiana was unable to contain Le'Veon Bell on Saturday and the result was a 31-27 Week 6 loss against the Spartans.
The Spartans earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 49.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Andrew Maxwell completed 24 of 40 pass attempts for 290 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Stephen Houston rushed for 22 yards for Indiana, while Tevin Coleman added 20 yards. Cameron Coffman threw for 282 yards for the Hoosiers, while receivers Shane Wynn and Cody Latimer had 70 and 43 yards respectively.
Indiana was outgained by Michigan State 410-317 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-19 by the Spartans.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan State as their offense was on the field for 37:50, longer than the 22:10 of their opponents.
Michigan State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Iowa. Indiana will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ohio State.