The Rice Owls take on the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 29, 2016 start time at 7:00 PM ET, at Joe Aillet Stadium, Ruston, Los Angeles.
The Rice Owls (1-6) defeated the Prairie View Panthers, 65-44, last week. Tyler Stehling completed 22-for-31 passes for 407 yards and five touchdowns. In rushing, Samuel Stewart ran for 116 yards and a touchdown in 11 attempts while Austin Walter added 48 yards and a touchdown in eight attempts. J.T. Granato added four yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Temi Alaka posted 143 yards and a touchdown in six carries while Kylen Granson added 75 yards and a touchdown in four catches. Stewart complimented for 38 yards and a touchdown.
Offensively, Rice football is averaging 212.4 yards in passing and 168.6 yards in rushing. Defensively, Rice football is yielding 323.1 yards in passing and 195.9 yards in rushing against the opposing team.
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (5-3) lost against the Florida International Golden Panthers, 44-24, last week. Ryan Higgins completed 22-for-30 passes for 269 yards and two touchdowns. In rushing, Jarred Craft ran for 60 yards in 12 attempts while Carlos Henderson added 44 yards in two carries. Higgins added 13 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Trent Taylor posted 156 yards and a touchdown in 11 receptions while Hendeson added 68 yards in six receptions. Kam Knight complimented for four yards and a touchdown.
Offensively, Louisiana Tech football is averaging 368.8 yards in passing and 163.9 yards in rushing. Defensively, Louisiana Tech football is yielding 298.3 yards in passing and 132.8 yards in rushing against the opposing team.
Rice vs Louisiana Tech football game schedule:
Date: October 29, 2016
Start Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: (Check your local listing)
Odds and Point Spread: -28.0 Louisiana Tech, 72.0 O/U
Week 9 Scores are available HERE