Recap - Tigers Defeat Georgia 41-26
|Recap - Tigers Defeat Georgia 41-26|
Missouri won 41-26 on Saturday against Georgia behind a 115-yard receiving performance from L'Damian Washington at Sanford Stadium.
Missouri was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 66.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
James Franklin completed 18 of 27 pass attempts for 170 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
J.J. Green rushed for 87 yards for Georgia, while Brendan Douglas added 70 yards. Aaron Murray threw for 290 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Rantavious Wooten and Chris Conley had 83 and 60 yards respectively.
Missouri was outgained by Georgia 454-375 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-23 by the Bulldogs.
Georgia lost the time of possession battle 30:37/29:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Missouri takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For Georgia, they head on the road to face Vanderbilt.