Spartans Down TCU 17-16 - Match Report
TCU was unable to contain Le'Veon Bell on Saturday and the result was a 17-16 Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl loss against the Spartans.
Michigan State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 40.5.
Connor Cook completed 4 of 11 pass attempts for 47 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Trevone Boykin rushed for 37 yards for TCU, while Matthew Tucker added 28 yards. Trevone Boykin threw for 201 yards for the Horned Frogs, while receivers Josh Boyce and Kolby Listenbee had 91 and 59 yards respectively.
TCU lost the time of possession battle 33:03/26:57, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.