Cougars Fall 56-49 Against Louisiana Tech - Game Recap

Cougars Fall 56-49 Against Louisiana Tech - Game Recap

Colby Cameron threw for 353 yards to lead the Bulldogs over Houston 56-49 on Saturday in Week 2 action at John O`Quinn Field at Robertson Stadium.

Louisiana Tech was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 58.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Tevin King rushed for 112 yards, while Kenneth Dixon added 90 yards in the win. Myles White and Tevin King added 74 and 44 receiving yards respectively.

Charles Sims rushed for 65 yards for Houston, while Ryan Jackson added 23 yards. David Piland threw for 580 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Daniel Spencer and DeWayne Peace had 157 and 141 yards respectively.

Louisiana Tech lost the offensive yardage battle to Houston 693-598 yards in Saturday's game. Houston had more first downs as that total ended up 40-38.

The time of possession battle favored Louisiana Tech as their offense was on the field for 30:31, longer than the 29:29 of their opponents.

Next game, Louisiana Tech takes its act home to face Rice looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face UCLA.