Mississippi Defeats Vanderbilt 39-35 - Recap
|Mississippi Defeats Vanderbilt 39-35 - Recap|
Jeff Scott ran for 138 yards as Mississippi handled Vanderbilt by a score of 39-35 on Thursday at Vanderbilt Stadium.
Mississippi was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bo Wallace completed 31 of 47 pass attempts for 283 yards for the Rebels in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Wesley Tate rushed for 43 yards for Vanderbilt, while Jerron Seymour added 43 yards. Austyn Carta-Samuels threw for 300 yards for the Commodores, while receivers Jordan Matthews and Jonathan Krause had 178 and 66 yards respectively.
Mississippi outgained Vanderbilt 489-426 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-19 by the Rebels.
The time of possession battle favored Vanderbilt as their offense was on the field for 30:46, longer than the 29:14 of their opponents.
Mississippi looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Southeast Missouri State. Vanderbilt will aim to get back on the winning track vs Austin Peay.