Tigers shut down Rebels

Tigers shut down Rebels

Quarterbacks Courtney Taylor and Brandon Cox threw a touchdown each on Saturday and the No. 19 Auburn Tigers downed the Mississippi Rebels 27-3.

Auburn was listed as a 21-point favorite in this one and was just able to cover the spread. The game’s final score fell UNDER the posted total (41).

Kenny Irons had 97 yards and a TD on the ground for the Tigers. Ben Obomanu and Devin Aromashodu had a touchdown catch each in the win.

Matt Hinkle kicked a 43-yard field goal to give the Rebels their only points in the game.