Cajuns Face ULM In Regular Season Finale – At A Glance
The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajun football team returns to the gridiron on Saturday, when coach Mark Hudspeth’s squad travels to Monroe, La. to take on the ULM Warhawks in a Sun Belt Conference match-up.
The game will serve as the 2016 regular season finale for both teams.
The Cajun Harley Davidson Tailgate show, begins at noon on ESPN 1420 and espn1420.com, with the rest of the network, including Hot 107.9 and 1079ishot.com, joining the broadcast at 1 pm.
Kickoff time at Malone Stadium is set for 2 o'clock.
You can also watch the game on the ESPN3.
Louisiana leads the all-time series, 27-24, and has won the last two, including 7 of the last 8.
Louisiana defeated Arkansas St., 24-19, last week, to improve to 5-6, overall, and 4-3 in Sun Belt Conference play.
Offensively, the Cajuns are averaging 23.2 points-per-game, to go along with 377.4 total yards, including 175.4 rushing yards, and 202.0 passing yards, while allowing 27.1 points, and 390.9 total yards, including 129.8 rushing yards, and 261.1 passing yards.
Louisiana is led by senior quarterback Anthony Jennings, who has completed 183-of-298 passes for 2,083 yards and 11 touchdowns, and senior running back Elijah McGuire, who has rushed for 918 yards and six touchdowns.
ULM, who was idle last week, will enter the match-up at 4-6, overall, and 3-3 in league play.
Offensively, the Warhawks are averaging 25.2 points-per-game, to go along with 393.9 total yards, including 187.3 rushing yards, and 206.6 passing yards a contest, while allowing 39.9 points, to go along with 502.2 total yards, including 262.1 rushing yards, and 240.1 passing yards.
ULM is paced by freshman quarterback Caleb Evans, who has completed 73-of-130 passes for 803 yards and 4 touchdowns, while rushing for another 172 yards and one score, and freshman running back Austin Vaughn, who has rushed for 207 yards and two touchdowns.
A win for Louisiana would make them bowl eligible, and would almost certainly send them to a bowl game for the fifth time in the last six year.