Kentucky vs Mississippi State Wrap - Mississippi State Wins 28-22
The Bulldogs grabbed a Week 9 victory over the Wildcats on Thursday, winning 28-22 at Davis Wade Stadium at Scott Field.
Bettors who backed the Bulldogs were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 53.5.
Dak Prescott completed 23 of 34 pass attempts for 268 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Raymond Sanders rushed for 86 yards for Kentucky, while Jojo Kemp added 63 yards. Maxwell Smith threw for 160 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers Ryan Timmons and Jordan Aumiller had 69 and 28 yards respectively.
Mississippi State outgained Kentucky 447-325 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-20 by the Bulldogs.
The time of possession battle favored Mississippi State as their offense was on the field for 33:54, longer than the 26:06 of their opponents.
Mississippi State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Carolina. Kentucky will aim to get back on the winning track vs Alabama State.