Troy Trojans at Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns
Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 5:00 PM (Cajun Field)
ULL -13 O/U 70 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Troy is 5-5 but could easily have a much better record. Three losses were by a touchdown or less, and two were by a single point. Troy is far down in the Sun Belt standings and they play at West Division leader Louisiana this week. The Ragin Cajuns are 8-2 The two losses were by 10 points each, and they played Mississippi State close.
Both teams have potent offenses. Troy is ninth nationally in passing yardage and Louisiana is sixth in rushing yardage. Troy averages 39.2 points per game and is giving up 31. Louisiana is averaging 38.2 and is giving up 18.1.
Troy's Kaleb Barker has passed for 3169 yards, 30 touchdowns, and seven interceptions. He threw a school-record six in his last game. Kaylin Geiger has 802 yards receiving and five touchdowns. Reggie Todd and Khalil McClain each have about 500 yards receiving. Todd has five TD catches and McClain has seven. DK Billingsley has 819 yards rushing, nine touchdowns and a 5.9 yards per carry average.
Levi Lewis has passed for 1907 yards, 16 touchdowns and three interceptions for Louisiana. Eliah Mitchell has 874 yards rushing and 13 touchdowns, averaging 6.1 yards per carry. Trey Regas has 670 yards, nine touchdowns and a 7.9 yards per carry average. The team is averaging 6.6. JaMarcus Bradley has 537 yards receiving and five touchdowns.
Troy is allowing 268 yards passing per game. Louisiana is giving up 167 yards rushing.
Troy has won the last two meetings, and Louisiana won the previous four. Louisiana leads the series 12-9.
The Ragin’ Cajuns are playing great on the year and that will really help the Ragin’ Cajuns in this game. What else helps the Ragin’ Cajuns in the game is the fact the defense is balanced with the offense and that will keep Troy off balance in the game here. Final Score Prediction, Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns win, but fail to cover 42-35.