Scores

Final

AR-Pine Bluff 14

(0-2, 0-2 away)

McNeese State 58

(2-0, 1-0 home)

8:30 PM ET, September 7, 2013

Cowboy Stadium, LAKE CHARLES, LA

1 2 3 4 T
ARPB 7 7 0 014
MCNS 14 23 14 758

Top Performers

Passing: C. Stroud (MCNS) - 251 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: M. Wiltz (MCNS) - 12 CAR, 115 YDS, 3 TD

Receiving: E. Celestie (MCNS) - 3 REC, 63 YDS, 1 TD

Wiltz leads McNeese St. past Ark.-Pine Bluff 58-14

Associated Press

LAKE CHARLES, La. -- Marcus Wiltz ran for three touchdowns and Cody Stroud threw for two as McNeese State rolled past Arkansas-Pine Bluff 58-14 on Saturday night.

Wiltz scored his three touchdowns in the first half as the Cowboys (2-0) opened a 37-14 lead. He finished with 115 yards on 12 carries.

Stroud threw both touchdown passes in the third quarter, 33 yards to Ernest Celestie and 12 yards to Dylan Long. Stroud was 21 of 30 for 251 yards, becoming the fifth quarterback in school history to exceed 5,000 career passing yards.

McNeese had 528 yards of offense while holding the Golden Lions (0-2) to 216 yards. Arkansas-Pine Bluff has been outscored 120-25 in two games.

The Golden Lions tied the game at 14 on a 2-yard run by Jeremiah Young in the opening minute of the second quarter. The Cowboys then ran off the next 44 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ARPB
MCNS
1st Downs1432
Total Yards216528
Passing110265
Rushing106263
Penalties5-294-38
3rd Down Conversions5-1114-19
4th Down Conversions0-02-2
Turnovers20
Possession19:3640:24

Passing Leaders

Arkansas-Pine BluffC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Anderson13/251104.402
McNeese StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Stroud21/302518.420

Rushing Leaders

Arkansas-Pine BluffCARYDSAVGTDLG
Smith15906.0150
Anderson9151.7013
McNeese StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Wiltz121159.6322
Eaglin11746.7027

Receiving Leaders

Arkansas-Pine BluffRECYDSAVGTDLG
Kensey14040.0040
Swain11414.0014
McNeese StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Celestie36321.0133
Jacobs35117.0032

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERARPBMCNS
TD11:40Marcus Wiltz 12 Yd Run (Ryan Rome Kick) 07
TD06:00Jamie Smith 7 Yd Run (Tyler Strickland Kick) 77
TD00:24Dylan Long 1 Yd Run (Ryan Rome Kick) 714
SECOND QUARTERARPBMCNS
TD14:30Jeremiah Young 2 Yd Run (Tyler Strickland Kick) 1414
TD12:32Tyler Bolfing 7 Yd Run (Ryan Rome Kick) 1421
SF11:42- Team Tackled By In End Zone 1423
TD10:11Marcus Wiltz 22 Yd Run (Ryan Rome Kick) 1430
TD00:41Marcus Wiltz 6 Yd Run (Ryan Rome Kick) 1437
THIRD QUARTERARPBMCNS
TD14:12Ernest Celestie 33 Yd Pass From Cody Stroud (Ryan Rome Kick) 1444
TD01:56Dylan Long 12 Yd Pass From Cody Stroud (Ryan Rome Kick) 1451
FOURTH QUARTERARPBMCNS
TD09:58Jontrey Tillman 9 Yd Run (Ryan Rome Kick) 1458