Recap - Ragin` Cajuns Defeat Louisiana-Monroe 23-22
|Recap - Ragin` Cajuns Defeat Louisiana-Monroe 23-22|
Chris Masson's 330-yard performance through the air was the key in Louisiana-Lafayette's 23-22 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday at Malone Stadium.
Louisiana-Lafayette was an underdog by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Robert Walker rushed for 30 yards, while Aaron Spikes added 12 yards in the win. Ladarius Green and James Butler added 120 and 86 receiving yards respectively.
Frank Goodin rushed for 94 yards for Louisiana-Monroe, while Jyruss Edwards added 64 yards. Kolton Browning threw for 164 yards for the Warhawks, while receivers Brent Leonard and Je'Ron Hamm had 44 and 39 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Lafayette outgained Louisiana-Monroe 378-346 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-16 by the Warhawks.
The time of possession battle favored Louisiana-Monroe as their offense was on the field for 30:52, longer than the 29:08 of their opponents.