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NCAA Game Summary - Army at Louisiana Tech



(Saturday, September 28)

Final Score: Army 35, Louisiana Tech 16

Dallas, TX (Sports Network) - After a weather delay pushed the starting time back an hour, the Army Black Knights amassed 414 rushing yards as they ran past the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs, 35-16, at the Cotton Bowl.

The Black Knights (2-3) ran the ball 77 times while recording just three pass attempts. Terry Baggett led the squad with 143 yards and two touchdowns on 18 carries, while Trenton Turrentine added 81 yards on 12 carries and Larry Dixon contributed 70 yards on 17 carries. Quarterback Angel Santiago logged 77 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries and completed 1-of-3 passes for 16 yards.

Ryan Higgins led Louisiana Tech (1-4) by throwing for 320 yards, one touchdown and one interception on 20-of-36 passing. Kenneth Dixon had 71 yards and a score on 16 carries, while Andrew Guillot was the leading receiver with 123 yards and a touchdown on five catches.

Baggett rushed for two touchdowns in the first quarter, a nine-yarder and a 14-yarder, to give Army an early 14-0 lead.

Midway through the second quarter, Higgins connected with Andrew Guillot on a 29-yard touchdown for the Bulldogs, but Kyle Fischer's extra point attempt was no good, making the score 14-6.

With 59 seconds remaining in the half, Aaron Kemper rushed in a three-yard touchdown to cap off a 14-play, 90-yard drive for Army. Louisiana Tech was able to drive down field to set up a 31-yard field goal by Fischer as time expired in the first half.

The Black Knights stayed in control in the second half, opening the third quarter with a 10-play, 77-yard drive which resulted in a one-yard touchdown rush by Santiago. A seven-yard touchdown from Dixon midway through the third quarter would be the final points scored for Louisiana Tech. Army's Kelvin White managed a one-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter to put an exclamation point on the victory.

Army's ability to run the ball allowed the it to control the game with nearly 40 minutes of possession.

The game was also delayed 45 minutes late in the first quarter due to weather.

09/28 21:47:50 ET

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Scoreboard
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Final
CHR 9
DUR 1
 
Final
MIA 101
CHA 97
7:05pm Tonight
CHR
DUR
 
Final
ATL 3
MIA 1
Final
CHC 5
ARI 7
Final
COL 10
SFG 12
Final
OAK 0
TEX 3
Final
SEA 5
HOU 3
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PIT 2
CIN 5
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CLE 5
KAN 3
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WAS 5
ANA 4
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TOR 8
BAL 10
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DET 4
CWS 6
Final
TAM 4
MIN 6
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BOS 5
NYY 1
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NYM 3
STL 2
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MIL 5
SDP 2
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LOS 5
PHI 2
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CLE
KAN
 
12:35pm Today
PIT
CIN
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CWS
 
1:10pm Today
TAM
MIN
 
1:10pm Today
NYM
STL
 
2:20pm Today
CHC
ARI
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
SDP
 
7:07pm Tonight
TOR
BAL
 
7:10pm Tonight
BOS
NYY
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
OAK
 
10:10pm Tonight
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PHI
 
Final
MIA 101
CHA 97
Final
SAN 92
DAL 113
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HOU 105
POR 112
7:00pm Tonight
ATL
IND
8:00pm Tonight
MEM
OKC
10:30pm Tonight
GSW
LAC
Final
CLB 4
PIT 3
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DAL 4
ANA 2
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CHI 4
STL 3
8:00pm Tonight
DET
BOS
9:30pm Tonight
MIN
COL
10:30pm Tonight
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CHR 9
DUR 1
 
7:05pm Tonight
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