Recap - Ragin` Cajuns Defeat Lamar 40-0
Lamar couldn't hang with the Ragin` Cajuns on Saturday as Louisiana-Lafayette blasted the Cardinals 40-0 in Week 1 action at Cajun Field.
Blaine Gautier completed 7 of 18 pass attempts for 142 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Herschel Sims rushed for 42 yards for Lamar, while DePauldrick Garrett added 35 yards. Ryan Mossakowski threw for 81 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Barry Ford and Jordan Edwards had 48 and 27 yards respectively.
Lamar lost the offensive yardage battle to Louisiana-Lafayette 346-194 yards in Saturday's game. Louisiana-Lafayette had more first downs as that total ended up 15-13.
Lamar led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:22/25:38 split in that important category.
Louisiana-Lafayette heads into a Week 2 battle against Troy. Lamar, meanwhile, will have their next action against Hawaii.