Middle Tennessee vs Louisiana-Lafayette Wrap - Middle Tennessee Wins 34-14
Louisiana-Lafayette was unable to contain Phillip Tanner on Saturday and the result was a 34-14 Week 4 loss against the Blue Raiders.
Bettors who backed the Blue Raiders were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 51.5.
Logan Kilgore completed 21 of 36 pass attempts for 207 yards for the Blue Raiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Ragin` Cajuns defense.
Kevis Streeter rushed for 63 yards for Louisiana-Lafayette, while Chris Masson added 22 yards. Chris Masson threw for 192 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns, while receivers Javone Lawson and Marlin Miller had 53 and 43 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Lafayette was outgained by Middle Tennessee 424-340 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Blue Raiders.
The time of possession battle favored Louisiana-Lafayette as their offense was on the field for 34:59, longer than the 25:01 of their opponents.
Middle Tennessee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Troy. Louisiana-Lafayette will aim to get back on the winning track at North Texas.