Louisiana Tech takes early lead, stopping North Texas-NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Marcus Williams Jr. ran for two touchdowns in the first quarter, including a 42-yard dash to 14-0, and Louisiana Tech ran for a 24-point lead in the first half, making it stand up to a 24-17 victory over North Texas in The Bulldogs’ Conference USA opens Saturday.

JD Head threw a 34-yard touchdown pass to Samuel Emilus, and Jacob Barnes kicked a 21-yard field goal to 24-0 with more than 10 minutes left of the first half, and the Louisiana Tech defense took over from there.

North Texas (1-3, 0-2) got a touchdown by DeAndre Torrey just before the break. Ethan Mooney kicked a 33-yard field goal and Austin Aune threw an eight-yard touchdown pass to Damon Ward Jr. late in the fourth quarter, but Mean Green could not find the equalizing touchdown.

Aaron Allen was 14 of 18 passing 137 yards, and Louisiana Tech (2-2, 1-0) managed just 81 rushing yards, led by Williams 73 on 17 carries.

Torrey carried 26 times in 119 yards to lead North Texas.

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