ATHENS, Ohio -- Elijah Mitchell rushed for 143 yards and three touchdowns as Louisiana-Lafayette won its third straight game, holding on to get past Ohio 45-25 on Saturday afternoon.
The Ragin' Cajuns held a 10-6 lead at the half and extended that to 31-12 early in the fourth before Ohio rallied to score twice on just four plays and close to 31-25 with 7:54 remaining in the game.
Ohio's Jarren Hampton recovered a fumble on Louisiana-Lafayette's 28. Two plays later Ja'Vahri Portis bulled across from the 3. Following Louisiana-Lafayette's missed field goal attempt on the next series, Nathan Rouke nailed Shane Hooks on a 49-yard completion to ULL's 21. Rouke and Hooks connected on the next play for a score to move within six of tying the game with 7:54 remaining.
The Ragin' Cajuns responded with two quick scores to put the game out of reach.
Levi Lewis threw for 188 yards and two scores for the Ragin' Cajuns (3-1) who won their first away game this season. ULL fell to Mississippi State 38-28 in the season opener.
Rourke threw for 277 yards and a touchdown for Ohio (1-3) which lost its third straight after opening the season with a 41-20 win over Rhode Island.
Jack Plummer pass complete to David Bell for 7 yds for a TD (J.D. Dellinger KICK)
J. Plummer pass,to D. Bell for 7 yds for a TD, (J. Dellinger KICK)
Navarro takes off for 48-yard Illinois TD
Illinois wide receiver Donny Navarro catches the pass, breaks a tackle, then takes off for the 48-yard touchdown.
Clemson's Ngata makes leaping TD grab
Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence sends a pass to the back of the end zone, and WR Joe Ngata jumps high to make the catch for the touchdown.
Copeland wins jump ball for Florida TD
Kyle Trask lofts it to Jacob Copeland, who breaks a tackle and goes 37 yards for the Gators' touchdown.
Georgia Tech scores on fake punt
Georgia Tech punter Pressley Harvin III fakes a punt and goes deep to Nathan Cottrell, who scores a 41-yard touchdown for Georgia Tech.
Auburn gets the INT on fake punt
Chandler Wooten intercepts Arkansas punter Sam Loy as Auburn looks to pad its lead.