Recap - Aggies Defeat Mississippi 41-38
|Recap - Aggies Defeat Mississippi 41-38|
Johnny Manziel threw for 346 yards to lead the Aggies over Mississippi 41-38 on Saturday in Week 7 action at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
Texas A&M did not, however, defeat the Rebels against the spread, which closed at 7 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 77.5.
Johnny Manziel rushed for 113 yards, while Ben Malena added 72 yards in the win. Travis Labhart and Malcome Kennedy added 97 and 89 receiving yards respectively.
Jaylen Walton rushed for 41 yards for Mississippi, while I'Tavius Mathers added 31 yards. Bo Wallace threw for 301 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Vince Sanders and Laquon Treadwell had 90 and 77 yards respectively.
Mississippi was outgained by Texas A&M 587-462 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 33-23 by the Aggies.
Mississippi lost the time of possession battle 32:52/27:08, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Texas A&M takes its act home to face Auburn looking for another win. For Mississippi, they head home to face LSU.