Watch BYU vs Louisiana Tech Live: College football WEEK 5 The match will kick off at Kickoff: Friday, 7 p.m. MDT and will be shown live on TV: ESPN2. BYU face Louisiana Tech for the First meeting time in a matter of days tonight when they host the LaVell Edwards Stadium (63,725; no fans permitted)
BYU and Louisiana Tech meet for the second time in four days at Anfield on Thursday night, this time in the EFL Cup fourth round.
The Reds comfortably beat the Gunners 3-1 in the Premier League earlier in the week, though the lineups are likely to be different this time around.
Both teams are likely to heavily rotate, though both managers have also ensured their teams have a clearly defined style and as such the pattern of the game may be similar to the start of the week.
Jurgen Klopp’s men booked their place in the tie by overcoming Lincoln City in a 7-2 victory in the previous round while the London club saw off Leicester City 2-0.
It will be the Red’s 15th game behind closed doors in just over three months, four of which will have been against Mikel Arteta’s side.
Supporters are still not permitted inside stadiums to watch their teams play in major competitions including the Premier League and Carabao Cup as restrictions following the coronavirus pandemic around social distancing remain in place.
Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game.
When is it?
TThe Cougars are putting their undefeated record and national ranking on the line in a prime time meeting.
For Louisiana Tech … The Bulldogs have forced at least one turnover in 19 straight games which is the longest active streak in the nation. While BYU is averaging 51.5 points per game, La Tech is averaging 48.5 points.
For BYU … The Cougars have outscored their opponents 103-10 and outgained their opponents in total yardage 1,244-330 through two games.
Key matchup for Louisiana Tech vs. No. 22 BYU
Louisiana Tech vs. BYU spread: Cougars -24.5
Louisiana Tech vs. BYU over-under: 59
Louisiana Tech vs. BYU money line: Cougars -2000, Bulldogs +1100
LT: RB Justin Henderson has at least 75 total yards in 11 of his past 13 games, topping 100 six times.
How can Louisiana Tech pull the upset out in Provo Friday night?
From an offensive linemen point of view, running the football is the biggest thing we’d like to do,” Mote said ahead of Louisiana Tech’s trip to Utah this week.