East Carolina vs Louisiana-Lafayette Wrap - Louisiana-Lafayette Wins 43-34
Terrance Broadway's 316-yard performance through the air was the key in Louisiana-Lafayette's 43-34 win over East Carolina on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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 68.5.
Alonzo Harris rushed for 120 yards, while Terrance Broadway added 108 yards in the win. Jamal Robinson and Javone Lawson added 116 and 71 receiving yards respectively.
Reggie Bullock rushed for 104 yards for East Carolina, while Vintavious Cooper added 19 yards. Shane Carden threw for 278 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Andrew Bodenheimer and Justin Hardy had 65 and 59 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Lafayette outgained East Carolina 591-421 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-24 by the Ragin` Cajuns.
East Carolina lost the time of possession battle 32:43/27:17, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.