Oregon Falls 40-27 to Tigers - Recap

Oregon Falls 40-27 to Tigers - Recap

The Ducks came up short against the Tigers in Week 1 action on Saturday, falling 40-27 at Cowboys Stadium.

LSU was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.

Jarrett Lee completed 10 of 22 pass attempts for 98 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

LaMichael James rushed for 54 yards for Oregon, while De'Anthony Thomas added 22 yards. Darron Thomas threw for 240 yards for the Ducks, while receivers LaMichael James and Lavasier Tuinei had 61 and 47 yards respectively.

The time of possession battle favored LSU as their offense was on the field for 33:04, longer than the 26:56 of their opponents.

LSU heads into a Week 2 battle against Northwestern State. Oregon, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nevada.