McNeese State 40, Tarleton State 37 (2OT)

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Recap

STEPHENVILLE, Texas – Hollywood doesn’t have a scriptwriter for what the McNeese Cowboys have endured the past six months while hitting its high point so far on Saturday night.

McNeese Football is writing it for them.

Cody Orgeron sprinted from 19 yards out in double-overtime to give McNeese a 40-37 win over Tarleton State in the first college football game in a spring season since the 1890s.

Full Recap (McNeese State) | Full Recap (Tarleton State) | Box Score

MCN: Orgeron, Cody (170 PASS); Orgeron, Cody (108 RUSH); McMahon, Deonta (35 REC);

TSU: Steven Duncan (217 PASS); Braelon Bridges (112 RUSH); Tariq Bitson (87 REC);

Venue

Memorial Stadium (Tarleton State)
West Sloan Street, Stephenville, Erath County, Texas, 76401, United States

Results

Team1234OTT
McNeese State100021940
Tarleton State37147637