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Red Wolves lose New Orleans Bowl

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NEW ORLEANS (KAIT) -

Arkansas State lost the New Orleans Bowl 47-28 against Louisiana Tech.

Despite an early Michael Gordon injury A-State still rushed for 177 total yards, but the passing game only had 146 yards. 

Blaise Taylor also contributed with a 98-yard kickoff return touchdown.

However, the Red Wolves could not stop the Louisiana Tech offense.

Jeff Driskel threw for 467 passing yards and Kenneth Dixon added 203 total yards and four total touchdowns.

A-State leads the nation forcing 34 turnovers, but was unable to come up with any Louisiana Tech turnovers.

The Red Wolves had three turnovers.

The Red Wolves finish the season 9-4 overall.  The loss snaps an 8 game winning streak.

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