Lumberjacks Fall 52-0 Against Southern Methodist - Game Recap
Stephen F. Austin couldn't hang with the Mustangs on Saturday as Southern Methodist blasted the Lumberjacks 52-0 in Week 2 action at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.
Garrett Gilbert completed 19 of 36 pass attempts for 205 yards for the Mustangs in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Lumberjacks defense.
Doug Gentry rushed for 57 yards for Stephen F. Austin, while Jeremy Barnes added 19 yards. Joe Minden threw for 207 yards for the Lumberjacks, while receivers DJ Ward and Cordell Roberson had 87 and 76 yards respectively.
Stephen F. Austin outgained Southern Methodist 466-328 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-17 by the Lumberjacks.
Stephen F. Austin lost the time of possession battle 33:00/27:00, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Southern Methodist takes its act home to face Texas A&M looking for another win. For Stephen F. Austin, they head on the road to face Texas State.