Bobcats Down South Alabama 33-31 - Match Report
Texas State earned a 33-31 victory over South Alabama on Saturday in Week 9 action at Bobcat Stadium.
Texas State was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
Tyler Jones completed 15 of 25 pass attempts for 218 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jaguars defense.
Cris Dinham rushed for 50 yards for South Alabama, while Ross Metheny added 40 yards. Ross Metheny threw for 300 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Danny Woodson and Wes Saxton had 118 and 89 yards respectively.
South Alabama lost the offensive yardage battle to Texas State 452-409 yards in Saturday's game. Texas State had more first downs as that total ended up 22-18.
South Alabama lost the time of possession battle 37:21/22:39, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Texas State takes its act on the road to face Idaho looking for another win. For South Alabama, they head home to face Arkansas State.