Bowling Green vs Mississippi State Wrap - Mississippi State Wins 21-20
Bowling Green was unable to contain Dak Prescott on Saturday and the result was a 21-20 Week 7 loss against the Bulldogs.
The Bulldogs earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 11.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 52.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Tyler Russell completed 12 of 14 pass attempts for 102 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Travis Greene rushed for 99 yards for Bowling Green, while Matt Johnson added 29 yards. Matt Johnson threw for 224 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Ryan Burbrink and Jared Cohen had 66 and 51 yards respectively.
Bowling Green lost the offensive yardage battle to Mississippi State 422-384 yards in Saturday's game. Mississippi State had more first downs as that total ended up 23-21.
Bowling Green lost the time of possession battle 32:14/27:46, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Mississippi State takes its act home to face Kentucky looking for another win. For Bowling Green, they head home to face Toledo.