Green Wave Fall 27-13 Against Mississippi - Game Recap
|Green Wave Fall 27-13 Against Mississippi - Game Recap|
Mississippi won 27-13 on Saturday against Tulane behind a 165-yard receiving performance from Markeith Summers at Louisiana Superdome.
The Rebels won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 20.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Jeremiah Masoli completed 14 of 20 pass attempts for 281 yards for the Rebels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Green Wave defense.
Orleans Darkwa rushed for 53 yards for Tulane, while Albert Williams added 40 yards. Ryan Griffin threw for 203 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers D.J. Banks and Casey Robottom had 85 and 41 yards respectively.
Tulane was outgained by Mississippi 374-312 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Green Wave.
Mississippi led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:12/28:48 split in that important category.
Next game, Mississippi takes its act home to face Vanderbilt looking for another win. For Tulane, they head on the road to face Houston.