Win Probability 100%

SIU
MISS
MISS 100%

SIU

41

MISS

76

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • SIU629
    • 646MISS
  • Turnovers

    • SIU3
    • 0MISS
  • Possession

    SIUMISS
    22:1037:33
  • 1st Downs

    • SIU29
    • 26MISS

Game Information

Vaught-Hemingway Stadium
Coverage: SECN
  • Oxford, MS 38677
  • Line: MISS -28.0
Attendance: 53,339
9/8/2018 Associated Press

Mississippi beats S Illinois 76-41 in wild shootout

Jordan Ta'amu threw for 448 yards and five touchdowns, Scottie Phillips ran for 107 yards and two more scores, and Mississippi survived an upset scare by beating Southern Illinois 76-41 on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Southern Illinois21173041
Ole Miss1421142776
first QuarterSIUMISS
TD
13:04
Nigel Kilby 9 Yd pass from Sam Straub (Nico Gualdoni Kick)
5 plays, 56 yards, 0:50
70
TD
9:57
Scottie Phillips 7 Yd Run (Luke Logan Kick)
11 plays, 65 yards, 3:07
77
TD
6:32
Landon Lenoir 7 Yd pass from Sam Straub (Nico Gualdoni Kick)
6 plays, 75 yards, 3:25
147
TD
5:31
Braylon Sanders 30 Yd pass from Jordan Ta'amu (Luke Logan Kick)
3 plays, 81 yards, 0:55
1414
play
Ole Miss WR climbs ladder for game-tying TD (0:26)

Rebels QB Jordan Ta'amu throws it up, and WR Braylon Sanders brings it down for a 30-yard touchdown reception to knot the game at 14. (0:26)

TD
1:01
Sam Straub 2 Yd Run (Nico Gualdoni Kick)
10 plays, 75 yards, 4:30
2114
play
Southern Illinois scores third TD of 1st quarter (0:25)

QB Sam Straub powers his way to the end zone to put the Salukis back on top, 21-14. (0:25)

second QuarterSIUMISS
TD
14:52
Elijah Moore 50 Yd pass from Jordan Ta'amu (Luke Logan Kick)
4 plays, 87 yards, 1:04
2121
play
Ta'amu on the money for 50-yd TD pass (0:39)

Ole Miss QB Jordan Ta'amu connects with WR Elihaj Moore, who takes it the distance and evens it up at 21. (0:39)

FG
8:12
Nico Gualdoni 22 Yd Field Goal
14 plays, 70 yards, 0:00
2421
TD
6:40
A.J. Brown 38 Yd pass from Jordan Ta'amu (Luke Logan Kick)
5 plays, 75 yards, 1:32
2428
play
Ta'amu goes deep again for go-ahead TD (0:29)

Jordan Ta'amu drops it in to WR A.J. Brown for 38-yard touchdown, giving the Rebels their first lead of the game. (0:29)

TD
4:06
Raphael Leonard 9 Yd pass from Sam Straub (Nico Gualdoni Kick)
6 plays, 75 yards, 2:34
3128
play
Southern Illinois goes back on top (0:30)

QB Sam Straub converts in the red-zone and throws a 9-yard touchdown pass to WR Raphael Leonard. (0:30)

TD
1:17
Scottie Phillips 6 Yd Run (Luke Logan Kick)
10 plays, 75 yards, 2:49
3135
play
Ole Miss reclaims lead on TD run (0:28)

Rebels RB Scottie Phillips punches it in from six yards out to give Ole Miss a 35-31 lead. (0:28)

TD
0:49
Raphael Leonard 70 Yd pass from Sam Straub (Nico Gualdoni Kick)
3 plays, 75 yards, 0:28
3835
play
Southern Illinois turns botched snap into 70-yd TD (0:56)

QB Sam Straub regathers a bad snap to find TE Raphael Leonard, who makes a man miss and tiptoes down the sideline for a 70-yard touchdown. (0:56)

third QuarterSIUMISS
TD
11:22
A.J. Brown 46 Yd pass from Jordan Ta'amu (Luke Logan Kick)
2 plays, 59 yards, 0:24
3842
play
Ole Miss recaptures lead on 46-yd TD (0:46)

Jordan Ta'amu goes deep and hooks up with WR A.J. Brown, who reaches for the pylon and puts the Rebels ahead 42-38. (0:46)

FG
5:00
Nico Gualdoni 26 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 35 yards, 3:02
4142
TD
3:48
D.K. Metcalf 5 Yd pass from Jordan Ta'amu (Luke Logan Kick)
5 plays, 75 yards, 1:12
4149
play
Ta'amu extends Ole Miss' lead with red-zone TD (0:36)

WR D.K. Metcalf goes up and gets a 5-yard touchdown pass from Jordan Ta'amu, giving the Rebels some breathing room. (0:36)

fourth QuarterSIUMISS
TD
14:42
Vernon Dasher 88 Yd Interception Return (Luke Logan PAT failed)
12 plays, 74 yards, 3:59
4155
TD
12:00
Isaiah Woullard 2 Yd Run (Isaac Way Kick)
7 plays, 52 yards, 1:36
4162
play
Ole Miss runs it in to build lead (0:21)

RB Isaiah Woullard keeps his legs moving for a hard-earned 2-yard TD run to make it 62-41 Rebels. (0:21)

TD
9:34
Victor Evans 56 Yd Fumble Return (Luke Logan Kick)
6 plays, 34 yards, 2:20
4169
play
Rebels' defense creates scoop-and-score (0:50)

Ole Miss defenders Jacquez Jones and Ross Donelly knock the ball free, and DE Victor Evans takes care of the rest for another defensive touchdown. (0:50)

TD
1:42
Matt Corral 1 Yd Run (Patrick Nasiatka Kick)
10 plays, 70 yards, 5:51
4176

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