Golden Panthers Fall 34-20 Against Arkansas State - Game Recap
J.D. McKissic caught 5 passes for 124 yards against the Florida International defense as Arkansas State handed the Golden Panthers a 34-20 loss on Thursday at FIU Stadium.
The Red Wolves were a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 57.5.
Ryan Aplin completed 15 of 23 pass attempts for 223 yards for the Red Wolves in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeremiah Harden rushed for 67 yards for Florida International, while Darian Mallary added 33 yards. E.J. Hilliard threw for 133 yards for the Golden Panthers, while receivers Jeremiah Harden and Akil Dan-Fodio had 40 and 37 yards respectively.
Florida International lost the offensive yardage battle to Arkansas State 421-341 yards in Thursday's game. Florida International had more first downs as that total ended up 17-14.
The time of possession battle favored Florida International as their offense was on the field for 37:52, longer than the 22:08 of their opponents.
Arkansas State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Alabama. Florida International will aim to get back on the winning track vs Middle Tennessee.