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LSU vs Troy: By the Numbers

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU plays their last out of conference game before starting a grueling stretch of SEC games.

The Tigers (3-1) host the Troy Trojans Saturday night in Death Valley.

Troy comes to Tiger Stadium with a 3-1 overall record. 
Wins: Alabama State (34-7), New Mexico State (27-24), Akron (22-17)
Loss: Boise State (24-13)

Here's a look at the Tigers and Trojans, by the numbers ...

OFFENSE LSU TROY
First Downs 79 93
Rushing Attempts 170 132
Rushing Yards 802 702
Rushing Avg/Carry 4.7 5.3
Rushing Yards/Game 200.5 175.5
Passing Completions/Attempts/Int 51-88-1 103-158-2
Passing Yards 815 1093
Avg/Pass 9.3 6.9
Passing Yards/Game 203.8 273.2
Total Offense/Game 1617 1795
Points/Game 28.5 24.0

DEFENSE LSU TROY
First Downs Allowed 67 74
Rushing Yards Allowed 424 382
Passing Yards Allowed 764 889
Total Yards Allowed 1188 1271
Total Yards Allowed/Game 297.0 317.8
Turnovers 4 5
Sacks 12 9
Points Allowed/Game 18.2 18.0

Trojan Top Offensive Players:
QB Brandon Silvers: 102 of 154 passing, 1084 yards, 2 interceptions, 2 touchdowns      
RB Jordan Chunn: 61 carries for 299 yards (4.9 avg), 5 touchdowns, 15 receptions, 131 yards (8.7 avg)   
RB Jamarius Henderson: 24 carries for 198 yards (8.2 avg) 3 touchdowns  
WR Deondre Douglas: 19 receptions, 233 yards (12.3 avg), 1 touchdown  
WR Emanuel Thompson: 17 receptions, 143 yards (8.4 avg) 

Trojan Top Defensive Players:
S Cedarius Rookard: 22 total tackles, .5 for loss 
LB Tron Folsom: 20 total tackles, 2.5 for loss, 1 quarterback hurry
S Melvin Tyus: 18 total tackles, .5 for loss 
LB Sam Lebbie: 17 total tackles, 3.5 for loss, 2 quarterback hurries 
DB Tyquae Russell: 15 total tackles, 4 pass breakups, 4 passes defensed 

Kickoff: 6 p.m. from Tiger Stadium
Television: ESPNU

PREDICTION: LSU 31, Troy: 20

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