Mississippi vs Auburn Wrap - Auburn Wins 30-22
|Mississippi vs Auburn Wrap - Auburn Wins 30-22|
Nick Marshall ran for 140 yards as Auburn handled Mississippi by a score of 30-22 on Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Auburn was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Nick Marshall completed 11 of 17 pass attempts for 93 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeff Scott rushed for 66 yards for Mississippi, while Barry Brunetti added 28 yards. Bo Wallace threw for 336 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Donte Moncrief and Ja-Mes Logan had 122 and 92 yards respectively.
Auburn was outgained by Mississippi 464-375 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-19 by the Rebels.
Auburn lost the time of possession battle 32:05/27:55, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Auburn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Western Carolina. Mississippi will aim to get back on the winning track vs Texas A&M.