Louisiana-Lafayette Defeats Florida International 48-20 - Recap
|Louisiana-Lafayette Defeats Florida International 48-20 - Recap|
Harry Peoples inflicted damage on the Florida International secondary, receiving 151 yards as Louisiana-Lafayette defeated the Golden Panthers 48-20 at Cajun Field.
The Ragin` Cajuns were a 6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Terrance Broadway completed 15 of 19 pass attempts for 228 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeremiah Harden rushed for 30 yards for Florida International, while Kedrick Rhodes added 15 yards. E.J. Hilliard threw for 204 yards for the Golden Panthers, while receivers Willis Wright and Jairus Williams had 58 and 54 yards respectively.
Florida International lost the offensive yardage battle to Louisiana-Lafayette 501-259 yards in Saturday's game. Louisiana-Lafayette had more first downs as that total ended up 23-10.
The time of possession battle favored Florida International as their offense was on the field for 30:19, longer than the 29:41 of their opponents.
Louisiana-Lafayette looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Tulane. Florida International will aim to get back on the winning track vs Arkansas State.