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Memphis, TN– True freshman running back Marquis Warford ran for 173 yards and former White Station star Brandon Hayes added 114 yards on the ground as the Tigers won for the first time this year 31-7.

For the first time in five years, the Tigers also had over 500 yards total offense, finishing with 505 against an Arkansas State that had won 4 of 5 against the U of M.

Martin Ifedi led a Tiger defense that tied the school record with 7 sacks, holding the Red Wolves to just 74 yards rushing.  Arkansas State came in averaging almost 300 yards on the ground.