Defense Records 13 Sacks In Bone Bowl III


 

 
Updated Apr 16, 2005 15:36:38

Moqut Ruffins recorded a sack and six tackles in Bone Bowl III.

Defense Records 13 Sacks In Bone Bowl III

RUSTON, La. – Sophomore running back Mark Dillard gained 100 yards and Louisiana Tech’s defense recorded 13 sacks as the Bulldogs held Bone Bowl III Saturday at Joe Aillet Stadium.

Tech’s offense accounted for 17 points in the contest, with Dillard scoring on a 65-yard scamper and Zac Champion throwing a 62-yard touchdown to Brian Carroll.

Zack Myatt and Danny Horwedel tacked on the extra points on those scores while Horwedel also accounted for the game’s first score on a 27-yard field goal.

Champion led Tech quarterbacks, hitting on 5-of-6 attempts for 123 yards and the score while Matt Kubik connected on 11-of-20 attempts for 77 yards. Donald Allen completed 7-of-17 of his attempts for 79 yards but was picked off by both Tramon Williams and Adrian Jackson.

Carroll topped Tech receivers with six catches for 119 yards while Dillard added four receptions for 21 yards. Roderick Handy and Thomas Augusta added three catches each with Handy gaining 56 yards and Augusta accounting for 21 yards.

Dillard carried the ball 16 times for a 6.2 average while Freddie Franklin added 14 carries for 42 yards. Kenny Hicks also received quite a few touches out of Tech’s backfield, rushing the ball 12 times for 24 yards.

Tech’s defense swarmed all three quarterbacks throughout the annual Spring game, sacking Allen six times, Champion four times and Kubik three times.

Thomas Washington led the Bulldogs with nine tackles and a sack while Wendell Crowe chipped in with eight tackles and 1˝ sacks.

Thaddeus Williams, who has spent much of Spring practice working on offense at tight end, and Jeremy Hamilton each recorded two sacks for the Bulldogs while Alton Bryant, Gregory Hollins, Tramon Williams, Quin Harris, Moqut Ruffins and Eddie White added one sack each.

Joshua Muse rounded out Louisiana Tech’s sack attack, sharing a takedown with Crowe.

Torrance Hampton had a pair of pass breakups to lead the Bulldogs while Terence Alexander, Bo Cox and Justin Johnston added one each.

Horwedel went 1-of-2 on his field goal attempts, making the first one and going wide left on a 45-yard attempt on the game’s final play.

Daniel Oestricher failed on both his attempted field goals, hitting an upright from 31 yards out and sailing his other 26-yard attempt wide right.

BONE BOWL III
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 2005 Spring Football Game
4/16/05
Joe Aillet Stadium


OFFENSIVE STATS

PASSING
Player PC PA YDS TD INT LG SACKED
Matt Kubik 11 20 77 0 0 13 3
Donald Allen 7 17 79 0 2 31 6
Zac Champion 5 6 123 1 0 62 4
TOTALS 23 43 279 1 2 62 13

RUSHING
Player Carries YDS AVG TD LG
Mark Dillard 16 100 6.2 1 65
Freddie Franklin 14 42 3.0 0 10
Kenny Hicks 12 24 2.0 0 7
Freddie King 1 -7 0.0 0 0
Matt Kubik 4 -20 0.0 0 3
Zac Champion 6 -18 0.0 0 4
Donald Allen 10 -25 0.0 0 6
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TOTALS 63 96 1.5 1 65

RECEIVING
Player REC YDS AVG TD LG
Brian Carroll 6 119 19.8 1 62
Mark Dillard 4 21 5.2 0 12
Roderick Handy 3 56 18.7 0 39
Thomas Augusta 3 21 7.0 0 12
Jason Gooch 2 26 13.0 0 13
Eric Newman 2 25 12.5 0 15
Seneca Chambers 1 5 5.0 0 5
Freddie King 1 3 3.0 0 3
Lance Leone 1 3 3.0 0 3
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TOTALS 23 279 12.1 1 62


DEFENSIVE STATS
Player Solo Asst Total TFL/YDS Sacks/YDS FF FR PBU INT
Thomas Washington 3 6 9 2/11 1/7 0 0 0 0
Wendell Crowe 3 5 8 3.5/13 1.5/12 0 0 0 0
Jason Anthony 2 4 6 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Moqut Ruffins 3 3 6 2/11 1/9 0 0 0 0
Barry Robertson 1 5 6 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Tramon Williams 3 3 6 2/12 1/5 0 0 0 1
Terence Alexander 3 2 5 0/0 0/0 0 0 1 0
Quincy Hicks 3 2 5 1/1 0/0 0 0 0 0
Thad Williams 4 1 5 2/11 2/11 0 0 0 0
Sandy Ray Collins 3 2 5 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Bo Cox 2 2 4 0/0 0/0 0 0 1 0
Breon Jackson 2 2 4 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Quin Harris 2 2 4 1/7 1/7 0 0 0 0
Robert Burrell 2 1 3 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Torrance Hampton 2 1 3 0/0 0/0 0 0 2 0
Brannon Jackson 2 1 3 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Joshua Rivera 0 3 3 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0
Jeremy Hamilton 1 1 2 3/21 2/14 0 0 0 0
Ladarius Love 2 0 2 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Joshua Muse 0 2 2 0.5/7 0.5/7 0 0 0 0
Sammie Collins 1 1 2 1/1 0/0 0 0 0 0
Alton Bryant 1 1 2 1/6 1/6 0 0 0 0
Gregory Hollins 1 1 2 1/6 1/6 0 0 0 0
Marquis Spurgon 0 2 2 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Tiger Redmon 0 2 2 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Quarvay Winbrush 1 1 2 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Eddie White 1 0 1 2/13 1/8 0 0 0 0
Dez Abrams 0 1 1 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0
Justin Johnson 1 0 1 0/0 0/0 0 0 1 0
Adrian Jackson 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 1