Stephen F. Austin comes back to beat Nicholls 28-24
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) — Zach Conque ran for 134 yards and two touchdowns and threw for 163 yards and another score as Stephen F. Austin came from behind to pick up its first victory, a 28-24 win over Nicholls on Saturday.
Stephen F. Austin (1-5, 1-3 Southland Conference) trailed throughout until Conque ran it in from the 1 with 26 seconds remaining for the final score.
SFA's Germod Williams forced Joel Dullary to fumble on the ensuing kickoff and Ahmad Muhammad recovered at the Nicholls' 3 to secure the win.
Nicholls (0-5, 0-3) held a 21-7 lead at the half. Trailing 24-14 in the fourth quarter Conque broke for an 18-yard scoring run with 9:14 left and then led a 13-play, 84-yard drive for the winning score.
SFA's Loren Easly rushed for 148 yards and one touchdown.
Tuskani Figaro threw for 148 yards and one score for Nicholls.
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Posted on Sat, October 10, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette