Ohio Bobcats players celebrate with the Independence Bowl trophy after beating Louisiana Monroe Warhawks in the Independence Bowl at Independence Stadium. Ohio Bobcats won 45-14. Mandatory Credit: Jim Cowsert-USA TODAY Sports
Shreveport, LA (Sports Network) - Beau Blankenship carried the ball 19 times for 104 yards and four touchdowns to lead Ohio to a 45-14 win over Louisiana- Monroe in the AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl.
Tyler Tettleton was 14-for-22 passing for 331 yards, two touchdowns and one interception and Chase Cochran caught three passes for 162 yards and a score for the Bobcats (9-4), who won their bowl game for the second consecutive season.
Kolton Browning was 21-for-39 passing for 219 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions for the Warhawks (8-5), who made their first bowl appearance since moving to the FBS in 1994.
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