N. Colorado vs Michigan State Recap - Spartans Win 45-7
|N. Colorado vs Michigan State Recap - Spartans Win 45-7|
N. Colorado couldn't hang with the Spartans on Saturday as Michigan State blasted the Bears 45-7 in Week 4 action at Spartan Stadium.
Michigan State was a favorite by 34 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 59.5.
Kirk Cousins completed 16 of 20 pass attempts for 290 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Andre Harris rushed for 63 yards for N. Colorado, while Jhamele Robinson added 33 yards. Dylan Orms threw for 93 yards for the Bears, while receivers Chris Morris and Denzel Hutchings had 37 and 37 yards respectively.
Michigan State outgained N. Colorado 532-266 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Spartans.
N. Colorado lost the time of possession battle 31:58/28:02, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.