Owls Fall 56-37 Against Louisiana Tech - Game Recap
|Owls Fall 56-37 Against Louisiana Tech - Game Recap|
Tevin King scampered through the Rice defense for 204 yards as Louisiana Tech handed the Owls a 56-37 defeat on Saturday at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Louisiana Tech won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 21-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 67.5.
Colby Cameron completed 19 of 24 pass attempts for 276 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Charles Ross rushed for 116 yards for Rice, while Taylor McHargue added 93 yards. Taylor McHargue threw for 205 yards for the Owls, while receivers Jordan Taylor and Vance McDonald had 57 and 35 yards respectively.
Louisiana Tech outgained Rice 609-477 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 33-30 by the Owls.
Louisiana Tech lost the time of possession battle 34:57/25:03, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Louisiana Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Illinois. Rice will aim to get back on the winning track vs Marshall.