Mountaineers Fall 47-21 Against LSU - Game Recap
|Mountaineers Fall 47-21 Against LSU - Game Recap|
LSU cruised to victory on Saturday, as they ran up a 47-21 score against West Virginia in Week 4 action at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium.
LSU won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 47.5.
Jarrett Lee completed 16 of 28 pass attempts for 180 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Dustin Garrison rushed for 46 yards for West Virginia, while Shawne Alston added 14 yards. Geno Smith threw for 463 yards for the Mountaineers, while receivers Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey had 187 and 115 yards respectively.
LSU was outgained by West Virginia 533-366 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-19 by the Mountaineers.
The time of possession battle favored LSU as their offense was on the field for 33:22, longer than the 26:38 of their opponents.
LSU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Kentucky. West Virginia will aim to get back on the winning track vs Bowling Green.