Spartans Down South Florida 21-6 - Match Report
The Spartans were Week 2 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Bulls by a score of 21-6 at Spartan Stadium.
The Spartans won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 21.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Andrew Maxwell completed 4 of 9 pass attempts for 40 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Marcus Shaw rushed for 94 yards for South Florida, while Michael Pierre added 15 yards. Bobby Eveld threw for 66 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Andre Davis and Derrick Hopkins had 41 and 14 yards respectively.
Michigan State outgained South Florida 265-155 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 16-12 by the Spartans.
Michigan State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:39/28:31 split in that important category.
Michigan State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Youngstown State. South Florida will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida Atlantic.