Mississippi State vs Arkansas Wrap - Mississippi State Wins 24-17
Josh Robinson scampered through the Arkansas defense for 101 yards as Mississippi State handed the Razorbacks a 24-17 defeat on Saturday at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.
Mississippi State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tyler Russell completed 18 of 28 pass attempts for 263 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Razorbacks defense.
Jonathan Williams rushed for 59 yards for Arkansas, while Alex Collins added 52 yards. Brandon Allen threw for 114 yards for the Razorbacks, while receivers Jeremy Sprinkle and Keon Hatcher had 44 and 29 yards respectively.
Mississippi State outgained Arkansas 488-339 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-18 by the Bulldogs.
The time of possession battle favored Mississippi State as their offense was on the field for 30:35, longer than the 29:25 of their opponents.
Mississippi State heads into a Week 14 battle against Mississippi. Arkansas, meanwhile, will have their next action against LSU.