Ducks Fall 22-19 Against Auburn - Game Recap
Auburn got a 143-yard performance from Michael Dyer as a key part of its 22-19 victory over the Ducks on Monday at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Auburn won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 74.5.
Cam Newton completed 20 of 34 pass attempts for 265 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Ducks defense.
LaMichael James rushed for 49 yards for Oregon, while Kenjon Barner added 32 yards. Darron Thomas threw for 363 yards for the Ducks, while receivers Jeff Maehl and Lavasier Tuinei had 133 and 75 yards respectively.
Oregon was outgained by Auburn 519-449 yards in Monday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-23 by the Tigers.
The time of possession battle favored Auburn as their offense was on the field for 32:57, longer than the 27:03 of their opponents.