NCAA Game Summary - Utah State at Louisiana Tech|
(Saturday, October 9th)
Final Score: Louisiana Tech 24, Utah State 6
Ruston, LA (Sports Network) - Lennon Creer rushed for 120 yards and two
touchdowns to lead the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs to a 24-6 victory over the Utah
State Aggies in Western Athletic Conference play at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Ross Jenkins threw for 149 yards and one touchdown for Louisiana Tech (2-4,
1-1 WAC), while Tim Molton added 93 rushing yards in the win. Molton was also
on the receiving end of Jenkins' TD pass, finishing the game with 34 yards on
It was a rough day for Utah State's offense, as the team tallied just 195
total yards. Diondre Borel threw for 73 yards for Utah State (2-4, 0-2), while
Derrvin Speights led the team with 48 rushing yards.
The Bulldogs were the first to light the scoreboard, as Jenkins hit Molton
with an 11-yard scoring strike.
Midway through the second stanza Louisiana Tech extended its lead with a two-
yard touchdown run by Creer.
A 40-yard field goal by Peter Caldwell broke the ice for Utah State, but the
Bulldogs took a 17-3 advantage into the break thanks to a 38-yard kick by Matt
Nelson in the final seconds of the second stanza.
Caldwell added a 22-yard chip shot late in the third quarter to cut Utah
State's deficit to 17-6.
However, the Bulldogs put this game out of reach late in the final frame when
Creer found the end zone on a 10-yard run.
10/09 20:41:31 ET