Win Probability 100%

MSST
LSU
LSU 100%

MSST

20

LSU

23

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • MSST270
    • 392LSU
  • Turnovers

    • MSST1
    • 1LSU
  • Possession

    MSSTLSU
    32:4427:16
  • 1st Downs

    • MSST14
    • 22LSU

Game Information

Tiger Stadium (LA)
Coverage: ESPN2
  • Baton Rouge, LA 70803
  • Line: LSU -13.5
  • Over/Under: 47
Attendance: 99,910
98%
Capacity: 102,321
9/18/2016 Associated Press

Fournette returns, No. 20 LSU defeats Miss St., 23-20

Leonard Fournette returned from a bruised left ankle in powerful form, rushing for 147 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 20 LSU withstood a late rally for a 23-20 victory over Mississippi State o

Scoring Summary

1234T
Mississippi State0331420
LSU1490023
first QuarterMSSTLSU
TD
9:28
D.J. Chark 37 Yd pass from Danny Etling (Colby Delahoussaye Kick)
7 plays, 64 yards, 2:10
07
play
LSU airing it out for 37-yard touchdown (0:42)

So much for LSU's offense struggling as Danny Etling throws a pin-point accurate pass to the back of the end zone to D.J. Chark for the 37-yard score that gives the Tigers a 7-0 lead. (0:42)

TD
0:35
Leonard Fournette 5 Yd Run (Colby Delahoussaye Kick)
7 plays, 46 yards, 2:51
014
play
L. Fournette run for 5 yds for a TD, (C. Delahoussaye KICK) (1:20)

Leonard Fournette run for 5 yds for a TD (Colby Delahoussaye KICK) (1:20)

second QuarterMSSTLSU
TD
8:25
Leonard Fournette 25 Yd Run (Colby Delahoussaye PAT blocked)
11 plays, 82 yards, 5:53
020
play
No stopping Fournette as he finds the end zone from 25-yards out (0:39)

Leonard Fournette gets plenty of blocking as he cuts through the line untouched before running over a final defender at the goal line to score and put LSU up 20-0 on Mississippi State. (0:39)

FG
3:31
Westin Graves 41 Yd Field Goal
9 plays, 58 yards, 4:54
320
FG
0:07
Colby Delahoussaye 27 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 68 yards, 3:24
323
third QuarterMSSTLSU
FG
6:41
Westin Graves 37 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 40 yards, 5:52
623
fourth QuarterMSSTLSU
TD
4:10
Damian Williams 1 Yd Run (Westin Graves Kick)
9 plays, 66 yards, 2:40
1323
play
D. Williams run for 1 yd for a TD (0:25)

Damian Williams run for 1 yd for a TD (0:25)

TD
3:30
Fred Ross 7 Yd pass from Damian Williams (Westin Graves Kick)
2 plays, 32 yards, 0:40
2023
play
Mississippi State clawing back with another touchdown (0:32)

After struggling for most of the game, Mississippi State strikes back with two touchdowns in 40 seconds, this one a seven-yard TD pass to Fred Ross to cut the LSU lead to 23-20. (0:32)

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