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Mark Hudspeth tweets crayfish helmet design that maybe should be part of the Ragin' Cajuns' uniforms.
The NCAA has largely accepted the Louisiana-Lafayette football program's self-imposed sanctions stemming from an investigation into fraudulent entrance exam scores for recruits.
Brandon Silvers threw for 320 yards and four touchdowns to lead Troy to a 41-17 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday.
Trojans never fall off the horse
Louisiana-Lafayette put up a fight, but in the end, it was Troy's night to shine. The Trojans pulled away in the third quarter and coasted to a 41-17 win. Brandon Silvers was lights out, going 22-28 through the air with four TDs and 320 yards. Teddy Ruben benefited the most with 131 yards receiving and two scores. Box score
Trojans taking control back
Louisiana-Lafayette threatened, but Troy answered the call by opening up its lead and making it a three-score game with this fumble return for a TD late in the third quarter. The lead is 41-17 for Troy at the start of the fourth quarter.
The plot thickens in Lafayette
The Ragin' Cajuns aren't dead yet. A fourth down TD makes it a one-score game as the Trojans lead 24-17. Elijah McGuire's 7-yard score is his second of the day.
Silvers bells ringing for Troy
At the half, Troy leads Louisiana-Lafayette 24-10. It's been the Brandon Silvers show so far as the Trojans QB has been lighting up the statsheet. He's 14-19 with 205 yards and three touchdowns through the air.
Cajuns crack board
There's life in Louisiana-Lafayette after all. This 18-yard Elijah McGuire score cuts into Troy's lead and makes the game 24-7 early in the second quarter.
Silvers shines again
Fourth down is not the time for field goals, according to Troy. Instead of taking the three points, the Trojans gamble and it pays off. Brandon Silvers connects with Teddy Ruben on this 15-yard score and Troy leads 14-0.
Lafayette loses the ball
The holidays are about giving, right? In this case, the Ragin' Cajuns would have rather had returner Gary Haynes not be in such a giving mood. This muffed punt set Troy up in incredible field positioning.
Burks outworks opponents on TD play
A 23-yard TD by Brandon Burks opens scoring. Troy takes a 7-0 lead over Louisiana-Lafayette thanks to the WR's tightrope acrobatics.