UL Lafayette at North Texas

North Texas 30, Louisiana-Lafayette 23


DENTON, Texas (AP) - Antoinne Jimmerson caught two touchdown passes, including a tiebreaking 78-yarder in the fourth quarter, to lead North Texas to a 30-23 win over Louisiana Lafayette on Tuesday night.

After Jimmerson's second score, the Mean Green (3-4, 2-1 Sun Belt) recovered Effrem Reed's fumble on first down to clinch the victory.

Jimmerson also had a 28-yard TD catch from Derek Thompson in the third quarter and North Texas overcame a 20-6 deficit. Thompson was 17 for 28 for 282 yards and the Mean Green finished with 525 total yards.

Terrance Broadway finished 26 for 41 for 265 yards and added a 75-yard TD run in the second quarter to give Louisiana Lafayette a 13-3 lead.

Reed had a 1-yard touchdown run in the first quarter for the Ragin' Cajuns (4-2, 2-1).

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Scoring Summary
LALAFEffrem Reed 1 yd run (missed kick)
NTEXASZach Olen 25 yd FG
LALAFTerrance Broadway 75 yd run (Brett Baer kick)
NTEXASZach Olen 24 yd FG
LALAFHarry Peoples 10 yd pass from Terrance Broadway (Brett Baer kick)
NTEXASAntoinne Jimmerson 28 yd pass from Derek Thompson (Zach Olen kick)
NTEXASBrelan Chancellor 34 yd run (Zach Olen kick)
NTEXASZach Olen 22 yd FG
LALAFBrett Baer 47 yd FG
NTEXASAntoinne Jimmerson 78 yd pass from Derek Thompson (Zach Olen kick)
Team Stats
First Downs1222
Third Down Efficiency5-149-19
Fourth Down Efficiency1-10-1
Plays-Net Yards60-37180-524
Passing Yds265282
Kick Return Yds8851
Punt Return Yds00
Time of Poss.23:2536:35
Individual Stats
LALAF: Terrance Broadway 5-84, Effrem Reed 11-19, Harry Peoples 1-6, Team 2--3
NTEXAS: Brandin Byrd 22-88, Jeremy Brown 11-72, Brelan Chancellor 3-44, Antoinne Jimmerson 8-35, Derek Thompson 6-9, Team 2--6
LALAF: Terrance Broadway 26-41-265-1
NTEXAS: Derek Thompson 17-28-282-0
LALAF: Harry Peoples 7-56, Bradley Brown 6-40, Javone Lawson 5-78, Darryl Surgent 4-38, Jamal Robinson 2-22, Jacob Maxwell 1-24, Effrem Reed 1-7
NTEXAS: Ivan Delgado 5-84, Andrew Power 4-46, Brandin Byrd 3-17, Antoinne Jimmerson 2-106, Drew Miller 1-10, Brelan Chancellor 1-10, Darnell Smith 1-9
UL Lafayette5th Sun Belt 5-36-7
North Texas4th Conference USA West3-55-8

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