Monday September 8th, 2014

Louisiana Tech vs. North Texas

Louisiana Tech will face off against North Texas on Thursday night in a Conference USA matchup. Louisiana Tech is coming off its first win of the season last weekend over Louisiana-Lafayette, while North Texas is coming off a blowout win over SMU. 

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

Details for Thursday's game are below: 

Kickoff: 8:00 p.m. ET

Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here

TV Coverage: CBS Sports Network

Radio: For North Texas affiliates, click here. For Louisiana Tech affiliates, click here

Game Facts

North Texas facts

Last season, the Mean Green went 6-2 in conference play, including a 28-13 road win over Louisiana Tech.

In Week 2, Louisiana Tech held the Mustangs scoreless until the final seconds, when SMU made a 33-yard touchdown pass as time expired. 

The Bulldogs currently rank 126th in passing yardage and 77th in rushing yardage in the FBS. 

North Texas has a home record of 13-5 since 2011.

Neither quarterback Josh Greer or Andrew McNulty have thrown a touchdown pass through two games.

Louisiana Tech facts

Louisiana Tech went 3-5 in conference last season, but two of those three wins came on the road. 

Through the first two games of the season, the Bulldogs rank 64th in the FBS in passing yardage (243.0) and 87th in rushing (146.0).

Quarterback Cody Sokol has thrown for 486 yards and four touchdowns through two games. 

In the backfield, junior Kenneth Dixon has rushed for 226 yards and two touchdowns so far. 

Defensively, Louisiana Tech ranks 101st overall in the FBS, yielding an average of 34 points per game. 

Jack Jorgensen

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