Crimson Tide Down Mississippi 25-0 - Match Report
|Crimson Tide Down Mississippi 25-0 - Match Report|
Mississippi was unable to contain T.J. Yeldon on Saturday and the result was a 25-0 Week 5 loss against the Crimson Tide.
Alabama won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 54.5.
AJ McCarron completed 25 of 32 pass attempts for 180 yards for the Crimson Tide in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rebels defense.
Jeff Scott rushed for 28 yards for Mississippi, while I'Tavius Mathers added 8 yards. Bo Wallace threw for 159 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Donte Moncrief and Laquon Treadwell had 60 and 51 yards respectively.
Mississippi was outgained by Alabama 434-205 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-11 by the Crimson Tide.
Mississippi lost the time of possession battle 38:29/21:31, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Alabama takes its act home to face Georgia State looking for another win. For Mississippi, they head on the road to face Auburn.