J'Mar Smith threw a touchdown pass and had a late scoring run to help Louisiana Tech beat Miami 14-0 on Thursday night in the only shutout in the Independence Bowl’s 44-game history. Louisiana Tech will not play in a bowl game this season after finishing 9-3 and turning down an invitation to play in the AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl, a source told ESPN. The much-celebrated Turnover Chain is a must for the Hurricanes – they need the momentum to help out a struggling offense – but Louisiana Tech QB J’Mar Smith doesn’t make mistakes. Championships: 4 Bowl Record: 12 Bowls, 8-3-1, .708 W-L% (Major Bowls) Ranked in AP Poll: 0 Times (Preseason), 0 Times (Final), 6 Weeks (Total) Stadium: Joe Aillet Stadium (cap. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs School History.

He has thrown just four picks all year with 17 touchdown passes, but … Louisiana Tech football: Early look at bowl game projections Cory Diaz , The News Star Published 1:36 p.m. CT Oct. 9, 2019 | Updated 3:46 p.m. CT Oct. 9, 2019 CLOSE 30,600) UM will play against Louisiana Tech in a 4 p.m. kickoff on Dec. 26 in Shreveport’s Independence Stadium, it was announced on Sunday. Could Louisiana Tech replace SEC for 2019 Independence Bowl?

Why Louisiana Tech Will Win – The Louisiana Tech passing game is good enough and sharp enough to give the Miami D a problem. Seasons: 39 (1975 to 2019) Record (W-L-T): 239-214-7 Adjusted Record (W-L-T): 240-213-7 Conferences: CUSA, WAC, Big West, Ind, Southland Conf.