Riders rally past Lions

Riders rally past Lions

The Saskatchewan Roughriders got four field-goals from Luca Congi as they scored a come-from-behind 23-16 win over the British Columbia Lions Friday night.

Saskatchewan won the game as a 6-point underdog, while the combined 39 points fell UNDER the posted total of 51.5.

Wes Cates carried the ball 16 times for 83 yards with one touchdown for the 2-0 Roughriders.

Jarius Jackson completed 16-of-30 pass attempts for 164 yards, while Joe Smith scored two touchdowns in a losing effort.