Recap - Tigers Defeat Murray State 58-14
|Recap - Tigers Defeat Murray State 58-14|
James Franklin sliced and diced the Racers defense for 318 yards as Missouri handed Murray State a 58-14 defeat on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
The Tigers were a 39-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 69.5.
Henry Josey rushed for 113 yards, while Russell Hansbrough added 104 yards in the win. Dorial Green-Beckham and Jaleel Clark added 83 and 51 receiving yards respectively.
Maikhail Miller rushed for 73 yards for Murray State, while Duane Brady added 33 yards. Maikhail Miller threw for 145 yards for the Racers, while receivers Paul Rice and Walter Powell had 63 and 35 yards respectively.
Missouri outgained Murray State 694-297 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 33-16 by the Tigers.
The time of possession battle favored Murray State as their offense was on the field for 30:41, longer than the 29:19 of their opponents.
Missouri looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Toledo. Murray State will aim to get back on the winning track at Bowling Green.