Bulldogs Fall 34-16 Against South Carolina - Game Recap
|Bulldogs Fall 34-16 Against South Carolina - Game Recap|
The Bulldogs had no answer for Mike Davis on Saturday as the Gamecocks rolled to a 34-16 win at Williams-Brice Stadium.
The Gamecocks were a 12.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 52.5.
Connor Shaw completed 10 of 20 pass attempts for 147 yards for the Gamecocks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Dak Prescott rushed for 78 yards for Mississippi State, while LaDarius Perkins added 40 yards. Dak Prescott threw for 235 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Robert Johnson and Jameon Lewis had 53 and 45 yards respectively.
South Carolina was outgained by Mississippi State 385-307 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-12 by the Bulldogs.
The time of possession battle favored Mississippi State as their offense was on the field for 33:46, longer than the 26:14 of their opponents.
South Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida. Mississippi State will aim to get back on the winning track at Texas A&M.