Tulane vs Louisiana-Lafayette Wrap - Louisiana-Lafayette Wins 24-21
The Ragin` Cajuns were New Orleans Bowl winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Green Wave by a score of 24-21 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Bettors who backed the Ragin` Cajuns were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 48.5.
Terrance Broadway completed 12 of 19 pass attempts for 143 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Green Wave defense.
Orleans Darkwa rushed for 83 yards for Tulane, while Devin Powell added 14 yards. Devin Powell threw for 223 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Ryan Grant and Justyn Shackleford had 113 and 63 yards respectively.
Tulane outgained Louisiana-Lafayette 388-325 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-15 by the Ragin` Cajuns.
The time of possession battle favored Louisiana-Lafayette as their offense was on the field for 36:18, longer than the 23:42 of their opponents.