Bulldogs vs Braves Final: 49-16 - Recap
Alcorn State was unable to contain Vick Ballard on Saturday and the result was a 49-16 Week 5 loss against the Bulldogs.
Bettors who backed the Bulldogs were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 43.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 59.5.
Chris Relf completed 11 of 15 pass attempts for 209 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Brandon Bridge rushed for 77 yards for Alcorn State, while Jacques Caldwell added 26 yards. Brandon Bridge threw for 193 yards for the Braves, while receivers Ryan Singleton and Terrance Lewis had 66 and 57 yards respectively.
Alcorn State was outgained by Mississippi State 566-330 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Bulldogs.
Alcorn State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:34/26:26 split in that important category.