Recap - Commodores Defeat Mississippi 27-26
|Recap - Commodores Defeat Mississippi 27-26|
Jordan Matthews caught 9 passes for 153 yards against the Mississippi defense as Vanderbilt handed the Rebels a 27-26 loss on Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
Vanderbilt was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jordan Rodgers completed 20 of 35 pass attempts for 267 yards for the Commodores in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeff Scott rushed for 47 yards for Mississippi, while Bo Wallace added 4 yards. Bo Wallace threw for 403 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Ja-Mes Logan and Vince Sanders had 160 and 96 yards respectively.
Mississippi outgained Vanderbilt 458-371 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-17 by the Rebels.
Mississippi led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:26/26:34 split in that important category.
Vanderbilt heads into a Week 12 battle against Tennessee. Mississippi, meanwhile, will have their next action against LSU.