The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs host the Rice Owls in one of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 7:00 PM ET, at Joe Aillet Stadium.
The Rice Owls (1-6) are coming from a 65-44 win over the Prairie View Panthers in Week 8. Tyler Stehling threw for 407 yards and five touchdowns in 22 of 31 passes. On the ground, Samuel Stewart rushed for 116 yards and a touchdown in 11 carries while Austin Walter had 48 yards and a touchdown in eight carries. Temi Alaka led in receiving with 143
yards and a touchdown in six catches while Kylen Granson had 75 yards and a touchdown in four catches. Stewart had 38 yards and a touchdown.
On the offense, Rice football averages 212.4 yards in passing and 168.6 yards in rushing. On the defense, Rice football allows 323.1 in passing and 195.9 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (5-3) suffered from a 44-24 loss to the Florida International Golden Panthers in Week 8. Ryan Higgins threw for 269 yards and two touchdowns in 22 of 30 passes. On the ground, Jarred Craft rushed for 60 yards in 12 attempts while Carlos Henderson had 44 yards in two attempts. Higgins had 13 yards and a touchdown. Trent Taylor led in receiving with 156 yards and a touchdown in 11 catches while Henderson had 68 yards in six receptions. Kam Knight had four yards and a touchdown.
On the offense, Louisiana Tech football averages 368.8 yards in passing and 163.9 yards in rushing. On the defense, Louisiana Tech football allows 298.3 in passing and 132.8 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Rice vs Louisiana Tech football game schedule:
Date: October 29, 2016
Kick Off Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Check your local channel
Odds and Point Spread: -28.0 Louisiana Tech, 72.0 O/U