LAKE CHARLES, La. -- Gunnar Raborn booted his third field goal of the evening in the final quarter to give McNeese a 23-21 victory over Central Arkansas on Saturday night to claim the top spot in the Southland Conference standings.
Raborn, who had connected from 34 and 33 yards earlier, booted a 24-yard field goal with 7:27 remaining to reclaim the lead. The Bears answered with a six-play, 50-yard drive to set up Matt Cummins, but he missed the 43-yard attempt with 5:11 left.
McNeese (6-2, 5-1) and Central Arkansas (5-3, 4-2) entered the contest tied for the conference lead.
The Cowboys led most of the game until Carlos Blackman broke for a 39-yard touchdown run late in the third quarter to give the Bears their only lead of the evening, 21-20.
Hales led the Bears, throwing for 290 yards and two touchdowns, but he was intercepted twice.
Hurts scores 5 TDs, Sooners roll past West Virginia 52-14
Jalen Hurts passed for 316 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 75 yards and two more scores and No. 5 Oklahoma cruised to a 52-14 victory over West Virginia on Saturday.
UVA VS DUKE
Lawrence leads No. 3 Clemson to 45-10 rout of Louisville
Trevor Lawrence overcame two early interceptions to throw three touchdown passes, Travis Etienne rushed for 192 yards and a score and No. 3 Clemson routed Louisville 45-10 on Saturday for its 22nd consecutive victory.
Mullen says Florida is right where they want to be
Head coach Dan Mullen is proud of his team as the Gators head into a crucial bye week before facing Georgia.
Darrynton Evans run for 59 yds for a TD (Chandler Staton KICK)
D. Evans run for 59 yds for a TD, (C. Staton KICK)
Georgia Tech scores go-ahead TD in OT
Jordan Mason squeezes into the end zone for a one-yard run, handing the Yellow Jackets the lead in overtime.