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Southeast Missouri State rallies past Eastern Kentucky 38-31

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) Zion Custis ran 12 yards for a touchdown with 37 seconds left and Southeast Missouri State turned back an upset bid by Eastern Kentucky 38-31 on Saturday.

The Redhawks (7-3, 5-1 Ohio Valley Conference), ranked 18th in the FCS Coaches poll, trailed 31-14 with 10:11 remaining in the third quarter before scoring 24 unanswered points.

The Colonels (5-5, 3-3) took a 7-0 lead on Daryl McCleskey Jr.'s 7-yard run, but Daniel Santacaterina connected with Kristian Wilkerson for a 68-yard scoring strike to pull SEMO even after one quarter. Samuel Hayworth's 27-yard field put EKU up 10-7, but Santacaterina and Wilkerson hooked up for a 45-yard score and a 14-10 lead for the Redhawks. The Colonels scored two TDs in the final 5:45 of the second quarter - Parker McKinney's 6-yard run and Alonzo Booth's 12-yard run - to grab a 24-14 halftime lead.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: P. McKinney1179
Passing TDs: P. McKinney7
Rushing Yards: D. McCleskey Jr.1022
Rushing TDs: A. Booth12
Receiving Yards: K. Dixon420
Receiving TDs: A. Cabrera2
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2019
Date Opponent Result / Time
8/29 vs. Valparaiso W 53 - 7
9/7 at Louisville L 0 - 42
9/14 at Indiana State L 7 - 19
9/21 at Presbyterian W 35 - 10
9/28 vs. Tennessee State W 42 - 16
10/5 vs. UT Martin L 28 - 38
10/19 at Murray State W 34 - 27
10/26 at Eastern Illinois W 33 - 6
11/2 vs. Austin Peay L 21 - 28
11/9 at Southeast Missouri State L 31 - 38
11/16 vs. Tennessee Tech 10:00 PT11:00 MT12:00 CT1:00 ET6:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST12:00 CST1:00 EST
11/23 at Jacksonville State 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
Ohio Valley
  Conference Overall
22 Austin Peay 5-1 7-3
15 Southeast Missouri State 5-1 7-3
Tennessee-Martin 5-2 6-4
Tennessee Tech 3-3 6-4
Eastern Kentucky 3-3 5-5
Jacksonville State 3-4 6-5
Murray State 2-4 4-6
Eastern Illinois 1-5 1-9
Tennessee State 1-5 2-8
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 3534 (77)
Passing Yards: 1499 (113)
Rushing Yards: 2035 (16)
Points per game: 28.4 (59)
Yards per game: 353.4 (87)
Touchdowns: 34 (53)
Field Goals: 10 (38)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 3362 (35)
Passing Yards: 2015 (44)
Rushing Yards: 1347 (44)
Points per game: 23.1 (27)
Yards per game: 336.2 (22)
Touchdowns: 27 (29)
Field Goals: 10 (67)
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