Eagles get grounded against Louisiana Tech

Patrick Jackson rushed for two touchdowns and Danny Horwedel kicked four field goals as the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs defeated the North Texas Eagles 40-14 on Saturday.

The Bulldogs came into this game as 20-point favorites and were successful on covering the spread. The game’s combined 54 points went OVER the posted total (47).

Matt Kubik completed 23-of-30 passes for 283 yards and a touchdown, while Mark Dillard ran for a 3-yard touchdown in the first quarter for Louisiana Tech.

Johnny Quinn and Brandon Jackson had a touchdown catch each for the Eagles.