LSU running back Leonard Fournette returned from his ankle injury with 284 yards and three rushing touchdowns as the No. 25 Tigers pounded No. 23 Mississippi 38-21 Saturday in Baton Rouge.

Tied 21-21 at halftime, adiposity LSU pitched a 17-0 second-half shutout to hand the Rebels their third conference loss in four games. LSU improved to 3-1 in SEC play and looks forward to a Nov. 5 showdown with No. 1 Alabama.