LSU defeats Oklahoma in Peach Bowl blowout
No, that’s not a typo! The LSU Tigers defeated the Oklahoma Sooners in the Peach Bowl by a final score of 63-28.
The game saw records being broken and new ones created.
Joe Burrow set the following records:
Touchdowns responsible for in a bowl game, with 8
NCAA record for first half touchdown passes (7)
Fifth quarterback to record 5,000 yards and 50 touchdowns in the same season.
Passing yards in a half (403)
Passing yards (493)
Total yards (515)
Justin Jefferson set the following records:
Receiving Touchdowns (4)
Receiving yards (227)
Thaddeus Moss set the LSU record for receiving yards by a tight end in a season.
The game itself set records for total points scored in a half (49), points in a game (63), and total yards in a game (692).
The Tigers will head back to Louisiana to play in the National Championship game in New Orleans on January 13, 2020.