Appalachian State controls Cajuns 28-7, ending UL-Lafayette’s bowl hopes

Advocate photo by BRAD KEMP -- Louisiana-Lafayette running back Elijah McGuire (15) fights for yards while Appalachian State defensive lineman Stephen Burns takes him down during their game Saturday at Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, N.C.

BOONE, N.C. — It had been five years and a day since the last time a Louisiana-Lafayette season ended without a bowl game. That streak is over. The Ragin’ Cajuns managed just 246 yards of offense and didn’t score until a final, meaningless drive. Appalachian State was imperfect but inevitable, ending the Cajuns’ slim bowl… Continue reading →

View All Latest News






Food & Dining




Today’s Front Page

Front page image for this publication Subscribe to the eEdition


  • Bayou Country Superfest Ticket Giveaway

    Enter Today for your chance to win Bayou Country Superfest Tickets!

  • The Power of Pink

    An advertising special section for breast cancer awareness

  • Higher Education Guide

    A guide to schools, colleges and universities for parents and students

  • Football 2015

    Its Geaux Time! Check out The Advocate's guide to the 2015 LSU football season

  • Back To School

    Everything you need to know for the upcoming 2015 school year

  • City of Central Special Section 2015

    A community that cares

  • Before The Storm

    A hurricane preparedness guide

  • Where We Live

    Local arts, recreation, schools, museums, libraries and more.

  • Storm Cleanup special section 2015

  • Vacation & Travel

    Everything you need to plan your next vacation!