Louisiana-Lafayette was unable to contain Jay Jones on Saturday and the result was a 30-8 Week 15 loss against the Jaguars.
Bettors who backed the Jaguars were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 59.5.
Ross Metheny completed 13 of 23 pass attempts for 171 yards for the Jaguars in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Alonzo Harris rushed for 60 yards for Louisiana-Lafayette, while Elijah McGuire added 13 yards. Jalen Nixon threw for 94 yards for the Ragin` Cajuns, while receivers Ricky Johnson and Devin Figaro had 60 and 38 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Lafayette was outgained by South Alabama 363-212 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-12 by the Jaguars.
Louisiana-Lafayette lost the time of possession battle 35:52/24:08, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.