Recap - Ragin` Cajuns Defeat Florida International 36-31
The Ragin` Cajuns grabbed a Week 4 victory over the Golden Panthers on Saturday, winning 36-31 at FIU Stadium.
Louisiana-Lafayette was the ATS victor, as they covered the 16.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Blaine Gautier completed 14 of 26 pass attempts for 221 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kedrick Rhodes rushed for 157 yards for Florida International, while Jake Medlock added 39 yards. Jake Medlock threw for 216 yards for the Golden Panthers, while receivers Wayne Times and Jacob Younger had 75 and 42 yards respectively.
Florida International lost the offensive yardage battle to Louisiana-Lafayette 419-414 yards in Saturday's game. Florida International had more first downs as that total ended up 22-17.
Louisiana-Lafayette lost the time of possession battle 31:41/28:19, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Louisiana-Lafayette takes its act home to face Florida Atlantic looking for another win. For Florida International, they head home to face Duke.