BEAUMONT, Texas -- James Tabary found Tavarious Battiste for a 46-yard touchdown pass early in the second quarter and Gunnar Raborn kicked a pair of field goals and McNeese knocked off Lamar, 13-3 on Saturday night.
The victory gives the Cowboys nine wins, with hopes of earning an at-large berth in the FCS playoffs for a Southland Conference record 17th time. McNeese ends the regular season on a three-game win streak with wins in nine of their last 10 games. The tournament field will be announced Sunday morning.
Tabary completed 16 of 37 passes for 206 yards, with two interceptions.
Cowboys' tight end Lawayne Ross caught five passes to give him 42 through 11 games and is just two shy of the school record 44 by a tight end set by Chris Fontenot in a 15-game season, including playoffs.
Blake McKenzie completed 23 of 44 passes for 195 yards for Lamar (2-9, 1-8).
Tyree Jackson threw for 263 yards and three touchdowns and Buffalo used its big-play offense to remain unbeaten and roll over reeling Rutgers 42-13 Saturday.
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer and his Buckeyes roar the crowd as they sprint to the field for the first time following his three-game suspension.
Wake Forest's kicker forgets to take the field, a UCF fan is locked in on the camera and Colorado's mascot is on the mend.
SMU's Breaden Hicks tosses to an open Hunter Thedford for the game winning 2-point conversion vs. Navy.
Pittsburgh's Kenny Pickett finds Maurice French for a 16-yard touchdown.
Ball State running back Malik Dunner takes the toss untouched to the end zone for the Cardinals' first points.
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