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Mustangs Down Tulane 55-26 - Match Report

Tanner Mordecai led the way with 427 passing yards on Thursday as the Mustangs picked up a 55-26 victory over the Green Wave at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.

SMU was a favorite by -14.0 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 70.5.

Tanner Mordecai completed 30 of 42 pass attempts for 427 yards for the Mustangs in the win.

Tyjae Spears rushed for 85 yards for Tulane, while Cameron Carroll added 80 yards. Michael Pratt threw for 234 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Jha'Quan Jackson and Duece Watts had 93 and 48 yards respectively.

Tulane was outgained by SMU 612-428 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 31-18 by the Mustangs.

Tulane lost the time of possession battle 34:26-25:34, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

SMU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Tulane will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Cincinnati.