The 2014 college football season is off to a thrilling start for the LSU Tigers. The Bayou Bengals rallied back from a 17-point third quarter deficit to beat Wisconsin 28-24. Associate Head Coach and running backs coach Frank Wilson says it was a great character win…:
CUT 12 (11) “times than not”
Anthony Jennings started at quarterback and played most of the game. He had a couple of shaky moments, but ended up throwing for 239 yards and two touchdowns. Wilson says the coaching staff is pleased with how the sophomore played..:
CUT 14 (11) “the ball”
The Tigers home opener Saturday against Sam Houston State kicks off at 6:30pm.
In other college football scores from around the state over the weekend, Southeastern Louisiana had no problem with Jacksonville as the Lions got the 44-3 victory. Louisiana Tech fell to Oklahoma 48-16. Nicholls lost to Air Force 44-16. Northwestern state loses to Missouri State 34-27.
UL-Lafayette put away Southern 45-6. Quarterback Terrance Broadway threw for three touchdowns and ran for another.
The New Orleans Saints have made roster cuts and the Black and Gold’s 53 man roster is set. On of the more notable cuts the Saints made included future Hall of Fame player Champ Bailey. At Wide Receiver the Saints cut veteran WR Robert Meachum. The guys open the 2014 season next Sunday in Atlanta as they take on the Falcons.