Army vs Louisiana Tech Recap - Black Knights Win 35-16
|Army vs Louisiana Tech Recap - Black Knights Win 35-16|
Terry Baggett tore up the turf for 143 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Black Knights to a 35-16 win over the Bulldogs at Cotton Bowl.
The Black Knights were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 53.5.
Angel Santiago completed 1 of 3 pass attempts for 16 yards for the Black Knights in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kenneth Dixon rushed for 71 yards for Louisiana Tech, while Ryan Higgins added -14 yards. Ryan Higgins threw for 320 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Andrew Guillot and D.J. Banks had 123 and 45 yards respectively.
Louisiana Tech was outgained by Army 430-377 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-20 by the Black Knights.
The time of possession battle favored Army as their offense was on the field for 39:57, longer than the 20:03 of their opponents.
Next game, Army takes its act on the road to face Boston College looking for another win. For Louisiana Tech, they head on the road to face Texas El Paso.