Cent. Arkansas 21, McNeese St. 18
Nathan Dick threw for 201 yards and two touchdowns as Central
Arkansas held on for a 21-18 victory over McNeese State on
The Bears (4-3, 3-1 Southland) scored all of their points in the
first half. The first touchdown came when Dick connected with
Dominque Croom on an 81-yard pass early in the first quarter. The
second came later that quarter when he found Brett Soft for 25
The biggest play for Central Arkansas was early in the second
quarter when linebacker Frank Newsome picked up a fumble and ran it
98 yards for the touchdown.
Javaris Murray ran for the Cowboys’ (3-3, 2-1) only first-half
touchdown. They trailed 21-7 at halftime.
In the second half, the Cowboys’ Josh Lewis kicked a field goal
and Cody Stroud threw a touchdown pass to DeVio Edmonson, with
Andre Anderson running in for a two-point conversion. But it was