LSU Hosts ULM
The 10th-ranked LSU Tigers are back in action on Saturday evening, when coach Les Miles’ squad plays host to the ULM Warhawks in non-conference play at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge.
The game marks the second game of a four-game home stand for the Tigers.
LSU, who defeated Sam Houston St., 56-0, in their home opener last Saturday, is 2-0 on the year, while ULM, a Sun Belt Conference member, who beat Idaho, 38-31, last week, is also currently 2-0.
Offensively, LSU is averaging 42 points, 475 yards, 244.5 passing yards, and 230 rushing yards per game, while ULM is averaging 27.5 points, 443 yards of total offense, 156.5 rushing yards, and 286.5 passing yards per game.
Defensively, the Tigers are allowing 12 points, 262 total yards, 159 rushing yards, and 103 passing yards a contest, while the Warhawks are giving up 20.5 points, 268 total yards, 57.5 rushing yards, and 210.5 passing yards per match-up.
LSU is led by sophomore quarterback Anthony Jennings, who has thrown for 427 yards, with five touchdowns and no interceptions this year, along with senior running back Kenny Hilliard, who has accumulated 165 rushing yards, including two touchdowns, on 29 carries, and sophomore receiver Travin Dural, who has 291 receiving yards, including four touchdowns.
ULM is paced by senior quarterback Pete Thomas, who has passed for 573 yards and two touchdowns through two games, and senior running back Centarious Donald, who has run for 228 yards and three touchdowns.
The Tigers are 2-0, all-time, against the Warhawks, winning match-ups in 2003 and 2010.
Kickoff time is scheduled for 7 pm.