Golden Eagles Fall 24-3 Against Arkansas - Game Recap
Arkansas got a 116-yard performance from Jonathan Williams as a key part of its 24-3 victory over the Golden Eagles on Saturday at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Razorbacks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 24. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 49.5.
AJ Derby completed 4 of 6 pass attempts for 36 yards for the Razorbacks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jalen Richard rushed for 94 yards for Southern Miss, while Kendrick Hardy added 29 yards. Allan Bridgford threw for 133 yards for the Golden Eagles, while receivers Marquise Ricard and Tyre Bracken had 35 and 21 yards respectively.
Southern Miss lost the offensive yardage battle to Arkansas 327-254 yards in Saturday's game. Arkansas had more first downs as that total ended up 17-16.
Southern Miss lost the time of possession battle 35:23/24:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Arkansas heads into a Week 4 battle against Rutgers. Southern Miss, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boise State.