Central Arkansas Falls 49-27 to Rebels - Recap
Donte Moncrief inflicted damage on the Central Arkansas secondary, receiving 104 yards as Mississippi defeated the Bears 49-27 at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
Bo Wallace completed 20 of 24 pass attempts for 264 yards for the Rebels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bears defense.
Jackie Hinton rushed for 52 yards for Central Arkansas, while Terence Bobo added 17 yards. Wynrick Smothers threw for 247 yards for the Bears, while receivers Al Lasker and Brett Soft had 89 and 43 yards respectively.
Central Arkansas lost the offensive yardage battle to Mississippi 565-347 yards in Saturday's game. Mississippi had more first downs as that total ended up 31-18.
Mississippi lost the time of possession battle 32:14/27:46, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.