Recap - Tigers Defeat Northwestern State 49-3
|Recap - Tigers Defeat Northwestern State 49-3|
LSU won 49-3 on Saturday against Northwestern State behind a 121-yard receiving performance from Rueben Randle at Tiger Stadium.
LSU won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 48-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 56.5.
Jarrett Lee completed 9 of 10 pass attempts for 133 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Sterling Endsley rushed for 8 yards for Northwestern State, while Rumeall Morris added 6 yards. Brad Henderson threw for 74 yards for the Demons, while receivers Justin Aldredge and T.C. Henry had 58 and 22 yards respectively.
LSU outgained Northwestern State 400-95 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-6 by the Tigers.
The time of possession battle favored LSU as their offense was on the field for 30:53, longer than the 29:07 of their opponents.
Next game, LSU takes its act on the road to face Mississippi State looking for another win. For Northwestern State, they head on the road to face Southern Methodist.