Rebels Fall 43-36 Against LSU - Game Recap
The Rebels came up short against the Tigers in Week 12 action on Saturday, falling 43-36 at Tiger Stadium.
The Tigers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 14.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Jordan Jefferson completed 13 of 17 pass attempts for 254 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rebels defense.
Brandon Bolden rushed for 91 yards for Mississippi, while Jeremiah Masoli added 64 yards. Jeremiah Masoli threw for 177 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Markeith Summers and Ja-Mes Logan had 73 and 59 yards respectively.
Mississippi lost the offensive yardage battle to LSU 470-420 yards in Saturday's game. Mississippi had more first downs as that total ended up 21-20.
The time of possession battle favored Mississippi as their offense was on the field for 33:12, longer than the 26:48 of their opponents.
LSU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Arkansas. Mississippi will aim to get back on the winning track vs Mississippi State.