Mississippi Falls 24-10 to Tigers - Recap
|Mississippi Falls 24-10 to Tigers - Recap|
The Rebels came up short against the Tigers in Week 13 action on Saturday, falling 24-10 at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
The Tigers were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 58.5.
James Franklin completed 12 of 19 pass attempts for 142 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rebels defense.
I'Tavius Mathers rushed for 66 yards for Mississippi, while Jaylen Walton added 42 yards. Bo Wallace threw for 244 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Donte Moncrief and Jaylen Walton had 115 and 42 yards respectively.
Mississippi lost the offensive yardage battle to Missouri 485-378 yards in Saturday's game. Missouri had more first downs as that total ended up 25-21.
Mississippi lost the time of possession battle 33:03/26:57, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Missouri takes its act home to face Texas A&M looking for another win. For Mississippi, they head on the road to face Mississippi State.