Troy vs Arkansas State Wrap - Arkansas State Wins 45-14
Ryan Aplin was good for 356 yards through the air on Saturday as the Red Wolves got past the Trojans by a score of 45-14 at ASU Stadium.
Arkansas State was a favorite by 18.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 57.5.
Derek Lawson rushed for 39 yards, while Ryan Aplin added 35 yards in the win. Dwayne Frampton and Josh Jarboe added 153 and 57 receiving yards respectively.
Shawn Southward rushed for 72 yards for Troy, while D.J. Taylor added 8 yards. Corey Robinson threw for 311 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Eric Thomas and Justin Albert had 84 and 77 yards respectively.
Troy was outgained by Arkansas State 489-373 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-23 by the Red Wolves.
Troy lost the time of possession battle 35:24/24:36, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.