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By Tim Letcher
SEC Digital Network
Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall was not getting much done through the air, so he used his legs to help Auburn beat Ole Miss, 30-22 on Saturday night on the Plains.
Marshall had only 93 passing yards, but he rushed 14 times for 140 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead the Tigers.
Ole Miss actually outgained Auburn in the game, 464-375, but it was Auburn that made the big plays, including a 78-yard interception return for a touchdown by Robenson Therezie.
Passing - Bo Wallace, 25-48, 336 yards, 2 TD, 2 INT
Rushing - Jeff Scott, 6 carries, 66 yards
Receiving - Donte Moncrief, 6 receptions, 122 yards, 2 TD
Passing - Nick Marshall, 11-17, 93 yards
Rushing - Nick Marshall, 14 carries, 140 yards, 2 TD
Receiving - Tre Mason, 3 receptions, 62 yards
Auburn leads the series between the SEC West rivals 28-10.
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze was the head coach at Arkansas State in 2011. He was succeeded by new Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn in 2012.
The Rebels have now played back-to-back games in the state of Alabama for the first time since 1932.