Riders bounce Lions

Riders bounce Lions

Wes Cates ran for 61 yards with a pair of touchdowns as the Saskatchewan Roughriders defeated the B.C. Lions 37-13 on Thursday night.

The Roughriders covered the 8.5-point spread, and the combined score went UNDER the posted over/under (54.5) set by oddsmakers.

Darian Durant completed 18-of-27 pass attempts for 223 yards with a touchdown. Jarious Jackson threw for 194 yards in the loss for the Lions.