Auburn Defeats Arkansas State 38-9 - Recap
Cameron Artis-Payne tore up the turf for 102 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Tigers to a 38-9 win over the Red Wolves at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Auburn was a favorite by 10.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 60.5.
Nick Marshall completed 10 of 17 pass attempts for 147 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Adam Kennedy rushed for 74 yards for Arkansas State, while David Oku added 48 yards. Adam Kennedy threw for 272 yards for the Red Wolves, while receivers David Oku and Darion Griswold had 70 and 46 yards respectively.
Arkansas State was outgained by Auburn 468-422 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-23 by the Red Wolves.
Arkansas State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:54/27:06 split in that important category.
Auburn heads into a Week 3 battle against Mississippi State. Arkansas State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Troy.