Louisiana-Monroe was unable to contain Ross Metheny on Saturday and the result was a 36-14 Week 13 loss against the Jaguars.
South Alabama was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 56.5.
Ross Metheny completed 15 of 26 pass attempts for 194 yards for the Jaguars in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Warhawks defense.
Centarius Donald rushed for 33 yards for Louisiana-Monroe, while Kolton Browning added 22 yards. Kolton Browning threw for 196 yards for the Warhawks, while receivers Rashon Ceaser and Centarius Donald had 138 and 23 yards respectively.
South Alabama outgained Louisiana-Monroe 424-274 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-14 by the Jaguars.
The time of possession battle favored Louisiana-Monroe as their offense was on the field for 31:06, longer than the 28:54 of their opponents.
Next game, South Alabama takes its act on the road to face Georgia State looking for another win. For Louisiana-Monroe, they head on the road to face Louisiana-Lafayette.