LSU eyeing 10-win season with 42-10 victory over Rice

LSU eyeing 10-win season with 42-10 victory over Rice
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The No. 10 LSU football team racked up 552 offensive yards and held Rice to 198 yards to work its way to a 42-10 victory on Senior Night in Tiger Stadium Saturday.

LSU (9-2, 5-2 SEC) built a 28-3 lead at halftime before the defense limited Rice to one touchdown in the second half.

LSU will travel to Texas A&M for its final regular season contest of 2018. The Tigers will square off against the Aggies in College Station, Texas, at Kyle Field in a game televised by the SEC Network on Saturday, November 24 at 6:30 p.m. CT.

LSU outgained Rice 552-198 offensively. Rice held the ball for 35:33 of the contest while LSU recorded 24:27 in time of possession.

The Tigers recorded 31 first downs and were 5-of-8 on third down conversions.

SCORING PLAYS:

C. Edwards-Helaire run for 3 yds for a TD, (C. Tracy KICK)

J. Burrow pass,to S. Sullivan for 38 yds for a TD, (C. Tracy KICK)

N. Brossette run for 2 yds for a TD, (C. Tracy KICK)

J. Burrow pass,to F. Moreau for 13 yds for a TD, (C. Tracy KICK)

H. Tobola 51 yd FG GOOD

Nick Brossette run for 2 yds for a TD (Cole Tracy KICK)

L. Fournette run for 3 yds for a TD, (C. Tracy KICK)

J. Otoviano run for 5 yds for a TD, (J. Fox KICK)

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