The McNeese State football team cruised to a conference victory on Saturday afternoon, defeating Nicholls State 42-10.
The Pokes (6-3, 3-3) totaled 550 yards of offense, including 276 yards on the ground. Junior quarterback Cody Stroud completed 17 of 28 passes for 274 yards, and tied a career high three touchdown passes.
McNeese State returns to action next Saturday for a non-conference game with Texas- San Antonio.
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