So in the second of today's postings its now time for LSU to step up!
This game saw the LSU Tigers face the University of Louisiana-Lafayette at Tiger Stadium.
First Quarter: LSU opened the game strongly pushing ULL back into their own half forcing them to punt the ball after each down. It took most of the quarter but with 3min 09seconds left the Tigers managed to string together a number of first downs, when Dickson connected with LaFell in a 16 yard touchdown to give LSU the lead, add in the conversion LSU were 7-0 to the good.
Second Quarter: On the first play in the second quarter Holliday took a pass from Jefferson and ran through a tackle on an 11 yard touchdown run, add in conversion and LSU had a 14-0 lead with 14min52sec left int the half. UL finally got on the board at the 11min 26sec mark when Masson completed 4 out of 8 passes for 34yard, placekicker Tyler Albrecht grabbed a 40 yard pass to make the scores 14-3. In the dying second sof the half Jasper scored a career best 52 yard field goal to make the scores 17-3 going into the break.
Third Quarter: With 10min 53sec left in the third LSU scored a touchdown on their first drive. LaFell catching a 20 yard pass from Jefferson. Jasper then converted the extra point and LSU held a 24-3 lead. This was to prove the final score of the quarter.
Fourth Quarter: Into the final 15 minutes now and UL had a chance to score their first touchdown of the game. Sadly locked onto the LSU 3 yard line UL fumbled the ball and the chance was gone. LSU's final touchdown came with 5min 48sec left in the game. With Jefferson gone due to cramp Lee tossed a field and goal pass for a 1 yard run for Scott to score. This finished off the scoring giving LSU a 31-3 win.
Attendance: 92,443 which is the 13th largest in Tiger Stadium history!
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That's it for today, looking ahead to the weekend the Phoenix are away to the Sheffield Scimitars saturday night, before entertaining the Milton Keynes Lightning at the Ice Dome on sunday!