Eagles stage amazing rally; lose 45-42 after trailing Bearkats 35-0 in first half
Another record-tying effort for touchdown passes couldn’t do it.
Neither could a second half offensive explosion that was unmatched this season, and perhaps for a long, long time.
The 35-point hole Sam Houston State University put the Eastern Washington Eagles in the first half of last Saturday’s NCAA Football Championship Subdivision Playoff semifinal game at Roos Field proved just too deep.
So following their staving off one of the most amazing rallies in FCS history, the visiting Bearkats scored a wild 45-42 win over the Eagles and will get their rematch in the national title game in...