Central Arkansas scores 24 in fourth to down Illinois State

(STATS) - The turf at Central Arkansas' Estes Stadium has purple and gray stripes, but Illinois State may have been seeing black and blue after the Bears scored 24 points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 31-24 victory in the first round of the FCS playoffs Saturday. Antwon Wells' 4-yard touchdown run with 1:28 remaining was the game-winner, sending Central Arkansas (10-2) to...
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November 26, 2016

There’s a linemen-only Bowl Game called The Fat Bowl

FCS football teams have to make due with not participating in bowl games. So for years, while the rest of the world watched 40 bowl games filled with glee, FCS teams have sat back. Until now. Last year, Central Arkansas decided to create their own bowl game. Not only that, it was 7-on-7 linemen only and it would be called…The Fat Bowl. This year, the UCA linemen already competed...
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December 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Central Arkansas linemen compete in ‘Fat Bowl II’

Usually, offensive linemen don’t get the opportunity to go out for passes and run the ball. It’s a rarity when they get that opportunity during games, so it’s always fun to see these guys get their chance. While it didn’t happen during an actual game, the offensive linemen at Central Arkansas proved they know how to have fun. The guys got together for their second annual...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Central Arkansas rolls over Stephen F. Austin 36-24

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Hayden Hildebrand threw for 278 yards and one touchdown as Central Arkansas scored the last 19 points to beat Stephen F. Austin 36-24 on Saturday night. Desmond Smith pulled in 14 passes for 182 yards and Jatavious Wilson grabbed four for 78 yards and one score. Central Arkansas (6-3, 6-1 Southland Conference) has won six of its last seven games and remains just...
Via Associated Press
November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

NJIT rolls to fifth consecutive win, beating Bears 79-60

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Winfield Willis scored 22 points and NJIT ran its winning streak to five straight with a 79-60 victory over Division III St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) on Wednesday night. Tim Coleman added 15 points and nine rebounds and Rob Ukawuba 12 points for the Highlanders (10-9), who have won five straight for first time since the 2012-13 season and are a victory shy of tying...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Central Arkansas knocks off Lamar 44-41 in OT

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Eddie Camara kicked a 25-yard field goal in overtime to give Central Arkansas a 44-41 victory over Lamar on Saturday night. Lamar had the ball first in overtime but Kade Harrington fumbled after a Blake Childress' hit. Childress recovered to stop the Cardinals. Central Arkansas (6-5, 5-2 Southland Conference) led throughout the second half until Lamar's Caleb Berry...
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November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Central Arkansas blows past Northwestern St 58-35

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Willie Matthews ran for three touchdowns, including a 37-yarder straight through a pack of defenders, to help lead Central Arkansas to a 58-35 win over Northwestern State on Saturday night. Central Arkansas (5-4, 4-1 Southland Conference) took control in the first quarter with an interception by Bobby Watkins that set up the go-ahead touchdown, punched in from...
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October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Central Arkansas dominates Houston Baptist 70-0

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Taylor Reed threw two touchdown passes and ran for a third as Central Arkansas shut out Houston Baptist 70-0 Saturday night. Reed threw touchdowns of 36 yards to Desmond Smith and 46 to Damien Watts in the first quarter. Reed's 6-yard scoring run was the first of five touchdowns in the second quarter by the Bears (4-3, 3-0 Southland). Dominique Thomas, who finished...
Via Associated Press
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Baylor fans rush field after comeback win over TCU

With 11:38 remaining in the fourth quarter, TCU led Baylor, 58-37. As the game clock hit zero Saturday night in Waco, Texas, the scoreboard read: Baylor 61, TCU 58.  The Bears, led by 510 passing yards and six touchdowns from Bryce Petty, came back from 21 points down to beat TCU at McLane Stadium.  Following the contest, Baylor students rushed the field.  Unbelievably Believable...
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October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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