Troy at UL Lafayette

Broadway leads La.-Lafayette past Troy, 41-36


LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) Terrance Broadway threw two touchdown passes and ran for two scores to help Louisiana-Lafayette beat Troy 41-36 on Thursday night for its seventh straight victory.

The Ragin' Cajuns (7-3, 4-0 Sun Belt) stopped Troy (5-5, 3-3) on a fourth-and-goal play from the 4 with 2:01 left. Trevence Patt knocked away Corey Robinson's pass to Eric Thomas in the end zone, and Louisiana-Lafayette was able to run out the clock.

Broadway was 8 of 13 for 185 yards and ran for 63 yards on 14 carries. Darryl Surgent returned a punt 67 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter, and Elijah McGuire had a 38-yard scoring run and caught a 60-yard touchdown pass in the period. McGuire finished with 83 yards rushing on seven carries.

Broadway had an 11-yard scoring run in the second quarter, and threw a 36-yard touchdown pass to Effrem Reed late in the half to give the Ragin' Cajuns a 35-29 lead.

Broadway made it 41-29 with a 2-yard run early in the fourth, but was sacked on a 2-point conversion try.

Robinson was 25 of 44 for 271 yards for Troy. He threw a 3-yard scoring pass to Thomas with 6:59 left to cut it to 41-36. Thomas had five catches for 93 yards, and Brandon Burks ran for 126 yards on 15 carries.

Camren Hudson scored for the Trojans on a 65-yard interception return in the second quarter, and running back Khary Franklin threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to B.J. Chitty in the period. Will Scott made a school-record 53-yard field goal and also connected from 39 and 21 yards.

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Scoring Summary
TROYWill Scott 39 yd FG
LALAFElijah McGuire 38 yd run (Stephen Brauchle kick)
LALAFDarryl Surgent 67 yd punt return (Stephen Brauchle kick)
TROYWill Scott 53 yd FG
LALAFElijah McGuire 60 yd pass from Terrance Broadway (Stephen Brauchle kick)
TROYJordan Chunn 1 yd run (Will Scott kick)
LALAFTerrance Broadway 11 yd run (Stephen Brauchle kick)
TROYB.J. Chitty 6 yd pass from Khary Franklin (Will Scott kick)
TROYCamren Hudson 65 yd interception return (failed 2pt rush)
LALAFEffrem Reed 36 yd pass from Terrance Broadway (Stephen Brauchle kick)
TROYWill Scott 21 yd FG
LALAFTerrance Broadway 2 yd run (failed 2pt rush)
TROYEric Thomas 3 yd pass from Corey Robinson (Will Scott kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2719
Third Down Efficiency9-176-11
Fourth Down Efficiency2-31-3
Plays-Net Yards84-46957-378
Passing Yds277185
Kick Return Yds4394
Punt Return Yds2867
Time of Poss.34:4325:17
Individual Stats
TROY: Brandon Burks 15-126, Jordan Chunn 17-42, Khary Franklin 4-17, Corey Robinson 3-7
LALAF: Elijah McGuire 7-82, Alonzo Harris 21-64, Terrance Broadway 14-63, Team 2--16
TROY: Corey Robinson 25-44-271-0, Khary Franklin 1-1-6-0
LALAF: Terrance Broadway 8-13-185-1
TROY: Eric Thomas 5-93, K.D. Edenfield 5-52, Chandler Worthy 3-46, B.J. Chitty 3-24, Brandon Burks 3-7, Chris Williams 2-14, Jordan Chunn 2-11, Wilson Van Hooser 1-20, Jim Teknipp 1-5, Bryan Holmes 1-5
LALAF: James Butler 4-47, Jamal Robinson 2-42, Elijah McGuire 1-60, Effrem Reed 1-36
Troy1st Sun Belt 0-00-0
UL Lafayette1st Sun Belt 0-00-0

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