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No. 17 Mississippi holds on to beat No. 13 Arkansas 52-51

Mississippi quarterback Matt Corral (2) passes against Arkansas during the first half of an...
Mississippi quarterback Matt Corral (2) passes against Arkansas during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Oxford, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)(Rogelio V. Solis | AP)
Published: Oct. 9, 2021 at 2:48 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 9, 2021 at 5:11 PM CDT
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OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — No. 17 Mississippi stopped a 2-point conversion with no time left in regulation and the Rebels beat No. 13 Arkansas 52-51.

The Razorbacks scored on a 9-yard touchdown pass from KJ Jefferson to Warren Thompson as time expired to pull within a point and decided to go for the win.

Jefferson rolled right and under extended pressure from Sam Williams and Travius Robinson, overthrew Treylon Burks in the end zone.

Ole Miss took the lead with 1:07 remaining as Matt Corral threw a 68-yard touchdown pass to Braylon Sanders.

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