Auburn defense dominates in 34-3 win over Arkansas

Auburn defense dominates in 34-3 win over Arkansas
Jordan-Hare Stadium before Auburn's game against Arkansas. (Source: Christina Chambers/WBRC)

AUBURN, AL (WBRC) - The Auburn offense struggled to find consistency, but the defense dominated all night

Auburn got back in the win column with a 34-3 win against Arkansas, but it wasn’t always pretty.

The offense struggled to establish the run game and couldn’t maintain consistency moving the ball, but the defense was able to do enough for the Tigers to earn an easy win.

Auburn held Arkansas to under 300 total yards and forced the Razorbacks' third-down efficiency to level at 20 percent. The Tigers forced two turnovers and also returned a kickoff for a touchdown.

First quarter

Auburn 7, Arkansas 0 - Whitlow run, 5 yards (10:36 left)

AU 10, UA 0 - Carlson 18-yard field goal (0:21 left)

Second quarter

AU 17, UA 0 - Stidham run, 4 yards (0:49 left)

Third quarter

AU 17, UA 3 - Limpert 29-yard field goal (9:19 left)

AU 24, UA 3 - Igbinoghene kick return, 96 yards (9:05 left)

Fourth quarter

AU 31, UA 3 - Whitlow run, 15 yards (8:18 left)

AU 34, UA 3 - Carlson 43-yard field goal (3:15 left)

Auburn enters Jordan-Hare Stadium before Arkansas game

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