Tigers vs Warhawks Final: 52-3 - Recap
|Tigers vs Warhawks Final: 52-3 - Recap|
Emory Blake inflicted damage on the Louisiana-Monroe secondary, receiving 101 yards as Auburn defeated the Warhawks 52-3 at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Auburn was a favorite by 35.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 56.5.
Cameron Newton completed 14 of 19 pass attempts for 245 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Warhawks defense.
Centarius Donald rushed for 27 yards for Louisiana-Monroe, while Zarrell Sanders added 10 yards. Kolton Browning threw for 203 yards for the Warhawks, while receivers Luther Ambrose and Tavarese Maye had 56 and 45 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Monroe lost the offensive yardage battle to Auburn 505-270 yards in Saturday's game. Auburn had more first downs as that total ended up 22-20.
Auburn lost the time of possession battle 36:52/23:08, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Auburn takes its act on the road to face Kentucky looking for another win. For Louisiana-Monroe, they head home to face Florida Atlantic.