Troy vs Louisiana-Lafayette Recap - Ragin` Cajuns Win 31-17
|Troy vs Louisiana-Lafayette Recap - Ragin` Cajuns Win 31-17|
Louisiana-Lafayette won 31-17 on Saturday against Troy behind a 131-yard receiving performance from Javone Lawson at Cajun Field.
Louisiana-Lafayette won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 59.5.
Chris Masson completed 21 of 29 pass attempts for 211 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chris Anderson rushed for 31 yards for Troy, while Shawn Southward added 27 yards. Corey Robinson threw for 322 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Eric Thomas and Corey Johnson had 96 and 49 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Lafayette lost the offensive yardage battle to Troy 402-382 yards in Saturday's game. Troy had more first downs as that total ended up 27-21.
Troy lost the time of possession battle 32:45/27:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Louisiana-Lafayette heads into a Week 7 battle against North Texas. Troy, meanwhile, will have their next action against Louisiana-Monroe.