Tigers vs Golden Flashes Final: 45-13 - Recap
LSU got a 117-yard performance from Jeremy Hill as a key part of its 45-13 victory over the Golden Flashes on Saturday at Tiger Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 36. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 54.5.
Zach Mettenberger completed 13 of 18 pass attempts for 264 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Trayion Durham rushed for 36 yards for Kent State, while Anthony Meray added 17 yards. Colin Reardon threw for 190 yards for the Golden Flashes, while receivers Josh Boyle and Ernest Calhoun had 53 and 24 yards respectively.
Kent State was outgained by LSU 571-248 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-16 by the Tigers.
LSU lost the time of possession battle 34:23/25:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
LSU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Auburn. Kent State will aim to get back on the winning track at Penn State.