COL FB: La.-Lafayette 43, East Carolina 34

Dec. 22, 2012 at 4:31 PM

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Terrance Broadway accounted for 424 yards of total offense Saturday, boosting Louisiana-Lafayette past East Carolina 43-34 in the New Orleans Bowl.

Broadway passed for 316 yards and a touchdown and ran for 108 yards with a score for the Ragin' Cajuns (9-4), who repeated as New Orleans Bowl champions for the first time in school history.

Broadway went 21-of-32 through the air with an interception while Alonzo Harris led the Louisiana-Lafayette ground game with 117 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries.

Jamal Robinson made six grabs for 116 yards.

Shane Carden picked up 278 passing yards with a pair of touchdowns and an interception on 25-for-42 efficiency for East Carolina (8-5).

Reggie Bullock led the Pirates' rushing corps with 99 yards and two scores on 16 carries.

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