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11/07/2013 11:27 PM EST
Broadway leads La.-Lafayette past Troy, 41-36
LOUISIANA 41, TROY 36
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) -- Terrance Broadway threw two touchdown
passes and ran for two scores to help Louisiana-Lafayette beat
Troy 41-36 on Thursday night for its seventh straight victory.
The Ragin' Cajuns (7-3, 4-0 Sun Belt) stopped Troy (5-5, 3-3) on
a fourth-and-goal play from the 4 with 2:01 left. Trevence Patt
knocked away Corey Robinson's pass to Eric Thomas in the end
zone, and Louisiana-Lafayette was able to run out the clock.
Broadway was 8 of 13 for 185 yards and ran for 63 yards on 14
carries. Darryl Surgent returned a punt 67 yards for a touchdown
in the first quarter, and Elijah McGuire had a 38-yard scoring
run and caught a 60-yard touchdown pass in the period. McGuire
finished with 83 yards rushing on seven carries.
Broadway had an 11-yard scoring run in the second quarter, and
threw a 36-yard touchdown pass to Effrem Reed late in the half
to give the Ragin' Cajuns a 35-29 lead.
Broadway made it 41-29 with a 2-yard run early in the fourth,
but was sacked on a 2-point conversion try.
Robinson was 25 of 44 for 271 yards for Troy. He threw a 3-yard
scoring pass to Thomas with 6:59 left to cut it to 41-36. Thomas
had five catches for 93 yards, and Brandon Burks ran for 126
yards on 15 carries.
Camren Hudson scored for the Trojans on a 65-yard interception
return in the second quarter, and running back Khary Franklin
threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to B.J. Chitty in the period. Will
Scott made a school-record 53-yard field goal and also connected
from 39 and 21 yards.
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