Tigers Fall 21-17 Against Alabama - Game Recap
|Tigers Fall 21-17 Against Alabama - Game Recap|
The Crimson Tide were Week 10 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Tigers by a score of 21-17 at Tiger Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Crimson Tide were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 38.5.
AJ McCarron completed 14 of 27 pass attempts for 165 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeremy Hill rushed for 107 yards for LSU, while Russell Shepard added 22 yards. Zach Mettenberger threw for 298 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Jarvis Landry and Odell Beckham had 76 and 73 yards respectively.
LSU outgained Alabama 435-331 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-18 by the Tigers.
Alabama lost the time of possession battle 39:15/20:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas A&M. LSU will aim to get back on the winning track vs Mississippi State.