Bulldogs vs Golden Eagles Final: 36-13 - Recap
|Bulldogs vs Golden Eagles Final: 36-13 - Recap|
Southern Miss was unable to contain Kenneth Dixon on Saturday and the result was a 36-13 Week 11 loss against the Bulldogs.
Louisiana Tech was a favorite by 17 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 52.5.
Scotty Young completed 22 of 37 pass attempts for 158 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
George Payne rushed for 26 yards for Southern Miss, while Jalen Richard added 15 yards. Nick Mullens threw for 298 yards for the Golden Eagles, while receivers Tyre Bracken and Marquise Ricard had 81 and 74 yards respectively.
Southern Miss was outgained by Louisiana Tech 469-357 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-20 by the Bulldogs.
Southern Miss lost the time of possession battle 33:16/26:44, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Louisiana Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Rice. Southern Miss will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida Atlantic.