Louisiana-Lafayette
FIU
17 - 20 Final - 2OT
  for this game

FIU beats Louisiana-Lafayette 20-17, OT

Oct 31, 2009 - 8:34 PM MIAMI(AP) -- Dustin Rivest kicked a 24-yard field goal in overtime to lift Florida International to a 20-17 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday.

The Panthers (2-6, 2-3 Sun Belt Conference) blocked a 29-yard field goal attempt by Louisiana-Lafayette's Tourek Williams in overtime to beat the Ragin' Cajuns (4-4, 2-2) for the first time in six games.

Paul McCall threw for 250 yards and an interception for FIU, but he helped send the game into overtime with a 3-yard touchdown pass to Greg Ellingson with 10 seconds left in the game.

Chris Masson had 254 yards passing, one touchdown and an interception for Louisiana-Lafayette. Louis Lee caught three passes for 62 yards, including a 40-yard touchdown pass from Masson to give the Ragin' Cajuns a 14-7 lead with 1:07 before halftime.

Yobes Walker rushed for 40 yards on 18 carries for the Ragin' Cajuns.








  • NCAAF FINAL IN OT
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH
    --- --- --- ---
    UL LAFAYETTE 7 7 0 3
    FIU 7 3 0 7
    OT TOTAL
    --- -----
    UL LAFAYETTE 0 17
    FIU 3 20 FINAL IN OT
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: UL LAFAYETTE - TD, PHILLIP WALKER 1 YD
    RUN (TYLER ALBRECHT KICK),
    3:25.

    Oct 31 3:31 PM


  • NCAAF
    UL LAFAYETTE 17
    FIU 20 0:00 LEFT, 1ST OT

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 20  OTOct 31 3:06 PM


  • NCAAF END, 4TH QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    UL LAFAYETTE 7 7 0 3 17
    FIU 7 3 0 7 17 GOING INTO OVERTIME
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: UL LAFAYETTE - TD, PHILLIP WALKER 1 YD
    RUN (TYLER ALBRECHT KICK),
    3:25. UL LAFAYETTE 7-0
    FIU - TD, KENDALL BERRY 1 YD RUN
    (DUSTIN RIVEST KICK), 12:58.
    FIU 7-7
    2ND QUARTER: UL

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 17  End of Reg.Oct 31 3:06 PM


  • NCAAF
    FG FIU
    DUSTIN RIVEST 24 YD
    UL LAFAYETTE 17
    FIU 20 IN 1ST OT POSSESSION

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 20  OTOct 31 3:06 PM
  • 139
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 14 roots (Close Finish, Overtime)

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 17  End of Reg.Oct 31 3:06 PM
  • 125
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 11 roots (Close Finish, Overtime)

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 20  OTOct 31 3:06 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD FIU
    GREG ELLINGSON 3 YD PASS FROM PAUL MCCALL
    (DUSTIN RIVEST KICK)
    UL LAFAYETTE 17
    FIU 17 0:10 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 17  4th - 0:10Oct 31 2:56 PM
  • 114
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 38 roots (Close Finish)

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 17  4th - 0:10Oct 31 2:56 PM


  • NCAAF
    FG UL LAFAYETTE
    TYLER ALBRECHT 20 YD
    UL LAFAYETTE 17
    FIU 10 2:27 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 10  4th - 2:27Oct 31 2:45 PM
  • 76
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 76 roots (Close Finish)

    Louisiana-Lafayette 17, FIU 10  4th - 2:27Oct 31 2:45 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    UL LAFAYETTE 7 7 0 14
    FIU 7 3 0 10 END, 3RD QTR
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: UL LAFAYETTE - TD, PHILLIP WALKER 1 YD
    RUN (TYLER ALBRECHT KICK),
    3:25. UL LAFAYETTE 7-0
    FIU - TD, KENDALL BERRY 1 YD RUN
    (DUSTIN RIVEST KICK), 12:58.
    FIU 7-7
    2ND QUARTER: UL LAFAYET

    Oct 31 2:10 PM


  • NCAAF
    FG FIU
    DUSTIN RIVEST 26 YD
    UL LAFAYETTE 14
    FIU 10 0:00 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Louisiana-Lafayette 14, FIU 10  HalfOct 31 1:25 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD UL LAFAYETTE
    LOUIS LEE 40 YD PASS FROM CHRIS MASSON
    (TYLER ALBRECHT KICK)
    UL LAFAYETTE 14
    FIU 7 1:07 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Louisiana-Lafayette 14, FIU 7  2nd - 1:07Oct 31 1:25 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    UL LAFAYETTE 7 7
    FIU 7 7 END, 1ST QTR
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: UL LAFAYETTE - TD, PHILLIP WALKER 1 YD
    RUN (TYLER ALBRECHT KICK),
    3:25. UL LAFAYETTE 7-0
    FIU - TD, KENDALL BERRY 1 YD RUN
    (DUSTIN RIVEST KICK), 12:58.
    FIU 7-7

    Oct 31 12:39 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD FIU
    KENDALL BERRY 1 YD RUN
    (DUSTIN RIVEST KICK)
    UL LAFAYETTE 7
    FIU 7 2:02 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Louisiana-Lafayette 7, FIU 7  1st - 2:02Oct 31 12:34 PM


  • NCAAF
    UL LAFAYETTE 7
    FIU 0 11:35 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Louisiana-Lafayette 7, FIU 0  1st - 11:35Oct 31 12:09 PM