Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ILL451
    • 361LT
  • Turnovers

    • ILL2
    • 1LT
  • Possession

    ILLLT
    24:3841:09
  • 1st Downs

    • ILL26
    • 16LT

Game Information

Cotton Bowl
Coverage: ESPN
Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX 75215
Attendance: 31,297

Big-play La. Tech trips Illini in Heart of Dallas

Kenneth Dixon scored one of his two touchdowns on an 80-yard reception and Xavier Woods scored on a 69-yard interception return to help Louisiana Tech beat Illinois 35-18 in the Heart of Dallas Bowl on Friday.

12/26/2014 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
Illinois366318
Louisiana Tech14701435
first QuarterILLLT
TD
7:29
Jarred Craft 16 Yd Run (Jonathan Barnes Kick)
6 plays, 63 yards, 1:26
07
play
1Q LT J. Craft run for 16 yds for a TD, (J. Barnes KICK) (0:42)

Jarred Craft run for 16 yds for a TD (0:42)

FG
3:46
Taylor Zalewski 27 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 64 yards, 3:43
37
play
1Q ILL T. Zalewski 27 yd FG GOOD (0:15)

Taylor Zalewski 27 yd FG GOOD (0:15)

TD
3:28
Kenneth Dixon 80 Yd pass from Cody Sokol (Jonathan Barnes Kick)
1 play, 80 yards, 0:18
314
play
1Q LT C. Sokol pass,to K. Dixon for 80 yds for a TD, (J. Barnes KICK) (1:24)

Cody Sokol pass complete to Kenneth Dixon for 80 yds for a TD (1:24)

second QuarterILLLT
TD
11:15
Jon Davis 25 Yd pass from Reilly O'Toole (Taylor Zalewski PAT failed)
5 plays, 65 yards, 1:30
914
play
2Q ILL R. O'Toole pass,to J. Davis for 25 yds for a TD, (T. Zalewski PAT MISSED) (1:06)

Reilly O'Toole pass complete to Jon Davis for 25 yds for a TD (1:06)

TD
7:20
Xavier Woods 69 Yd Interception Return (Jonathan Barnes Kick)
4 plays, 21 yards, 1:37
921
play
2Q LT R. O'Toole pass intercepted for a TD,X. Woods return for 69 yds for a TD, (J. Barnes KICK) (0:57)

Reilly O'Toole pass intercepted for a TD Xavier Woods return for 69 yds for a TD (Jonathan Barnes KICK) (0:57)

third QuarterILLLT
TD
6:04
Donovonn Young 3 Yd Run (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
9 plays, 72 yards, 4:17
1521
play
3Q ILL D. Young run for 3 yds for a TD, (Two-point Conversion failed ) (1:11)

Donovonn Young run for 3 yds for a TD (1:11)

fourth QuarterILLLT
FG
14:01
David Reisner 43 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 49 yards, 3:59
1821
play
4Q ILL D. Reisner 43 yd FG GOOD (0:33)

David Reisner 43 yd FG GOOD (0:33)

TD
6:15
Kenneth Dixon 1 Yd Run (Jonathan Barnes Kick)
5 plays, 74 yards, 2:20
1828
play
4Q LT K. Dixon run for 1 yd for a TD, (J. Barnes KICK) (0:35)

Kenneth Dixon run for 1 yd for a TD (0:35)

TD
3:43
Blake Martin 28 Yd Run (Jonathan Barnes Kick)
6 plays, 49 yards, 1:36
1835
play
4Q LT B. Martin run for 28 yds for a TD, (J. Barnes KICK) (0:55)

Blake Martin run for 28 yds for a TD (0:55)

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