North Texas vs Louisiana Tech Wrap - North Texas Wins 28-13
|North Texas vs Louisiana Tech Wrap - North Texas Wins 28-13|
The Mean Green were Week 8 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Bulldogs by a score of 28-13 at Joe Aillet Stadium.
North Texas was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 52.5.
Derek Thompson completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 221 yards for the Mean Green in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Kenneth Dixon rushed for 25 yards for Louisiana Tech, while Blake Martin added 9 yards. Ryan Higgins threw for 343 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Andrew Guillot and Richie Casey had 99 and 58 yards respectively.
Louisiana Tech lost the time of possession battle 32:51/27:09, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
North Texas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Southern Miss. Louisiana Tech will aim to get back on the winning track at Florida International.