SE Louisiana shuts down McNeese State 41-7
Brian Bennett ran for a pair of touchdowns and passed for two
more to lead Southeastern Louisiana to a 41-7 win over McNeese
State on Saturday night in a battle between the two remaining
undefeated teams in Southland Conference play.
The Lions (7-2, 4-0 Southland) fashioned a 20-0 lead midway
through the second quarter and never looked back, rolling up 439
Meanwhile, the SE Louisiana defense kept the Cowboys bottled up,
allowing just 191 total yards and held them to just 99 yards
Cody Stroud threw a 24-yard scoring pass to Diontae Spencer in
the second quarter to account for the lone touchdown for McNeese
State (7-2, 3-1).
Bennett was 14 of 29 for 155 yards, throwing 12 yards to Juwaan
Rogers in the first quarter and 20 yards to Jeff Smiley late in the
third. He also ran for 88 yards.