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    Auburn Wins at Arkansas, 35-17


    By Tim Letcher
    SEC Digital Network

    Tre Mason rushed for 168 yards and four touchdowns as the Auburn Tigers beat Arkansas 35-17 on Saturday evening in Fayetteville.

    Mason carried the ball 32 times in the game, and did not have a carry for more than 20 yards. His touchdown rushes were nine, four, five and 12 yards in length.

    Auburn led 14-3 at the half, then stretched the lead to 28-3 in the third quarter on an 88-yard touchdown pass from Nick Marshall to Sammie Coates.

    Arkansas got within 28-17 in the fourth quarter on a Kiero Small touchdown run, but Mason would answer later in the quarter to seal the victory.

    Statistical Leaders


    Passing - Nick Marshall, 7-8, 118 yards, 1 TD

    Rushing - Tre Mason, 32 carries, 168 yards, 4 TD

    Receiving - Sammie Coates, 3 receptions, 102 yards, 1 TD


    Passing - Brandon Allen, 10-22, 112 yards, 1 TD

    Rushing - Jonathan Williams, 15 carries, 104 yards

    Receiving - Keon Hatcher, 4 receptions, 50 yards, 1 TD

    Quick Notes:

    Auburn leads the series 12-10-1.
    Auburn has won 84 consecutive games when scoring 30 points or more.
    Auburn already has more rushing touchdowns (28) and passing touchdowns (13) than it did in either category all of last season.