Auburn Falls 35-21 to Tigers - Recap
LSU got a 184-yard performance from Jeremy Hill as a key part of its 35-21 victory over the Tigers on Saturday at Tiger Stadium.
LSU won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 17-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Zach Mettenberger completed 14 of 22 pass attempts for 229 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Tigers defense.
Tre Mason rushed for 132 yards for Auburn, while Nick Marshall added 46 yards. Nick Marshall threw for 224 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Sammie Coates and Ricardo Louis had 139 and 24 yards respectively.
Auburn lost the offensive yardage battle to LSU 457-437 yards in Saturday's game. Auburn had more first downs as that total ended up 21-16.
Auburn led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:49/29:11 split in that important category.
LSU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Georgia. Auburn will aim to get back on the winning track vs Mississippi.