Three of the top four rushing efforts against Ole Miss since 2004 have been by LSU running backs, as Guice's 276 yards on 22 carries joined a list occupied by Leonard Fournette (284 in 2016), Nick Fitzgerald (258 in 2016) and Alley Broussard (250 in 2004).
The LSU Soccer team hits the homestretch of the 2017 regular season with its final two Southeastern Conference matches coming in the next five days as the Tigers first head to Auburn, Alabama, on Sunday afternoon for a match with the Auburn Tigers scheduled to kick off at 5 p.m. CT on ESPNU.
LSU (6-2, 3-1 SEC) has won three consecutive games since losing its homecoming contest to Troy on September 30. The Rebels host Arkansas next week. Williams and Derrius Guice were both sensational in the win.
Following a 63-yard swing pass from senior quarterback Danny Etling to senior running back Darrel Williams, the Tigers settled for a 35-yard field goal by Culp.
The redshirt sophomore suffered an injury (sprain) to his right knee in the second quarter, but returned with a brace to start the second half.
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Patterson completed only 10 of 23 pass attempts for 116 yards with no touchdowns and three interceptions. His 28-yard touchdown run with 4:11 left in the third quarter cut LSU's lead to 23-16.
Also, since 2004, four of the most yards gained against Ole Miss on the ground by a single player have come in the past season and a half. He set up his one score, a 7-yard run, with a 59-yard gain. One was a 60-yard scoring strike to Foster Moreau to give the Tigers a 37-16 lead with 10:24 remaining.
Culp's second field goal occurred after Patterson was intercepted by safety Grant Delpit.
Wilkins has 468 yards on the season despite averaging less than 12 carries per game. The game Saturday was his first back at the school as a head coach since then.