Rutgers Defeats Arkansas 35-26 - Recap
|Rutgers Defeats Arkansas 35-26 - Recap|
Gary Nova sliced and diced the Razorbacks defense for 397 yards as Rutgers handed Arkansas a 35-26 defeat on Saturday at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.
The Scarlet Knights were a 8.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 49.5.
Jawan Jamison rushed for 118 yards, while Jeremy Deering added 26 yards in the win. Brandon Coleman and Mark Harrison added 89 and 87 receiving yards respectively.
Dennis Johnson rushed for 47 yards for Arkansas, while Knile Davis added 17 yards. Tyler Wilson threw for 419 yards for the Razorbacks, while receivers Cobi Hamilton and Brandon Mitchell had 303 and 42 yards respectively.
Rutgers outgained Arkansas 525-492 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-17 by the Scarlet Knights.
Arkansas lost the time of possession battle 39:02/20:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Rutgers looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Connecticut. Arkansas will aim to get back on the winning track at Texas A&M.