The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns visit Rice Stadium in Houston, Texas on Saturday to play the Rice Owls. Louisiana is 2-0 following its 49-21 victory over Eastern Michigan on Saturday night. Louisiana gained 454 yards of total offense, while holding Eastern Michigan to 366 yards of offense and forcing five Eagles’ turnovers. Ben Wooldridged passed for 169 yards and a pair of touchdowns.
Cajuns’ Chandler Fields passed for 314 yards with five touchdowns, while Ben Wooldridge passed for 237 yards and two touchdowns. Terrance Williams is the leading running back with 91 yards, while the leading receiver is John Stephens Jr with 103 yards and one touchdown reception. On defense, linebacker K.C. Ossai is the leading tackler with 12 and lineman Marcus Weiser is the leader in quarterback sacks with 2.0. Five players have one interception each for the Cajuns.
On the other side, Rice improved to 1-1 following its 52-10 victory over McNeese on Saturday. T.J. McMahon passed for four touchdown passes and rushed for another. Rice gained 487 yards of total offense and held McNeese to 263 yards and forced the Cowboys into turning the ball over five times. Ari Broussard rushed for 71 yards and one touchdown.
Rice quarterback TJ McMahon has passed for 339 yards with four touchdowns and three interceptions. The leading rusher is Cameron Montgomery with 100 yards, while the leading receiver is Bradley Rozner with 107 yards and two touchdown receptions. On defense, linebacker Myron Morrison is the leading tackler with nine and end Ikenna Enechukwu is the leader in quarterback sacks with 2.5.
Louisiana is off to a strong start at 2-0 and has outscored its opponents 73-28. Louisiana is averaging 411 yards per game of total offense and is holding opponents to just 14.0 points per game while scoring an average of 36.5 points per game. Louisiana has covered the number in six of its last seven, while Rice has failed to cover the number in 10 of its last 14. Louisiana has covered the number in seven of its last eight played on a Saturday.
Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns vs Rice Owls Game Information
- Date: 09/17/2022
- Time: 07:30 PM ET
- Location: Rice Stadium-TXHouston,TX
- How to Watch: Louisiana vs Rice: Fox Sports Florida
- Live Stream: MLB.TV
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