Recap - Broncos Defeat Southern Miss 60-7
|Recap - Broncos Defeat Southern Miss 60-7|
Matt Miller caught 5 passes for 107 yards against the Southern Miss defense as Boise State handed the Golden Eagles a 60-7 loss on Saturday at Bronco Stadium.
Boise State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 29-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 57.5.
Joe Southwick completed 19 of 23 pass attempts for 268 yards for the Broncos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kendrick Hardy rushed for 80 yards for Southern Miss, while Jalen Richard added 32 yards. Allan Bridgford threw for 143 yards for the Golden Eagles, while receivers Markese Triplett and James Cox had 54 and 32 yards respectively.
Southern Miss was outgained by Boise State 545-266 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-15 by the Broncos.
Southern Miss lost the time of possession battle 31:18/28:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Boise State heads into a Week 7 battle against Utah State. Southern Miss, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida International.