Recap - Rebels Defeat Fresno State 55-38
|Recap - Rebels Defeat Fresno State 55-38|
Brandon Bolden ran for 228 yards as Mississippi handled Fresno State by a score of 55-38 on Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Rebels were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 50.5.
Jeremiah Masoli completed 8 of 12 pass attempts for 153 yards for the Rebels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Robbie Rouse rushed for 22 yards for Fresno State, while Isaiah Burse added 14 yards. Ryan Colburn threw for 390 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Jamel Hamler and Matt Lindsey had 130 and 102 yards respectively.
Fresno State lost the offensive yardage battle to Mississippi 578-420 yards in Saturday's game. Fresno State had more first downs as that total ended up 23-19.
Mississippi lost the time of possession battle 34:02/25:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Mississippi looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Kentucky. Fresno State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cal Poly.