Jaguars vs Golden Flashes Final: 38-21 - Recap
South Alabama earned a 38-21 victory over Kent State on Saturday in Week 8 action at Ladd Peebles Stadium.
South Alabama was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Ross Metheny completed 16 of 23 pass attempts for 224 yards for the Jaguars in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Dri Archer rushed for 114 yards for Kent State, while David Fisher added 106 yards. David Fisher threw for 181 yards for the Golden Flashes, while receivers Dri Archer and Tyshon Goode had 85 and 45 yards respectively.
South Alabama outgained Kent State 481-428 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-17 by the Jaguars.
Kent State lost the time of possession battle 34:44/25:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, South Alabama takes its act on the road to face Texas State looking for another win. For Kent State, they head home to face Buffalo.