Missouri State vs Arkansas Wrap - Arkansas Wins 51-7
Jarius Wright was good for 108 receiving yards on Saturday as the Razorbacks grabbed a 51-7 win over the Bears at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.
The Razorbacks were a 42-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 70.5.
Tyler Wilson completed 18 of 24 pass attempts for 260 yards for the Razorbacks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chris Douglas rushed for 72 yards for Missouri State, while Stephen Johnston added 15 yards. Kierra Harris threw for 70 yards for the Bears, while receivers Jermaine Saffold and Dorian Buford had 33 and 19 yards respectively.
Arkansas outgained Missouri State 466-163 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-9 by the Razorbacks.
Arkansas led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:29/28:31 split in that important category.
Arkansas heads into a Week 2 battle against New Mexico. Missouri State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oregon.