Mauk’s 3 touchdowns lead No. 21 Missouri past Arkansas State
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) _ Maty Mauk threw for three touchdowns as No. 21 Missouri extendedits road winning streak to 11 games by rallying in the second half for a 27-20 win over Arkansas State on Saturday night.
The Tigers (2-0) haven’t lost on the road since a 59-29 defeat at Texas A&M on Nov. 24, 2012.
Mauk accounted for 223 total yards for Missouri, which trailed 17-10 at halftime before holding the Red Wolves to 37 yards of offense in the second half. Nate Robinson, Sean Culkin and Wesley Leftwich each caught touchdown passes for the Tigers.
Fredi Knighten threw for a pair of touchdown passes for Arkansas State (0-2) before leaving with a leg injury in the third quarter.