Louisiana-Lafayette vs Georgia Wrap - Georgia Wins 55-7
|Louisiana-Lafayette vs Georgia Wrap - Georgia Wins 55-7|
The battle between the Bulldogs and Ragin` Cajuns didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Louisiana-Lafayette was handed a 55-7 defeat on Saturday at Sanford Stadium.
Georgia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 29-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 53.5.
Aaron Murray completed 17 of 26 pass attempts for 160 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Ragin` Cajuns defense.
Kevis Streeter rushed for 10 yards for Louisiana-Lafayette, while Aaron Spikes added 8 yards. Chris Masson threw for 77 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns, while receivers Ladarius Green and Richie Falgout had 87 and 16 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Lafayette was outgained by Georgia 377-128 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 17-5 by the Bulldogs.
Louisiana-Lafayette lost the time of possession battle 33:27/26:33, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Georgia heads into a Week 2 battle against South Carolina. Louisiana-Lafayette, meanwhile, will have their next action against Arkansas State.