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Homer Bryce Stadium, Nacogdoches, Texas Attendance: 6,281
Blumrick leads SF Austin to 1st win, beats Abilene Christian
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) Jake Blumrick passed for 258 yards and one score as Stephen F. Austin defeated Abilene Christian 24-21 on Saturday night, giving interim head coach Jeff Byrd his first win as a Lumberjack.
Stephen F. Austin (1-2, 1-1 Southland Conference) which had a game against Tarleton State cancelled on Sept. 8, was never really in its first two games, rolled by then No. 18 Mississippi State 63-6 and losing the conference opener to Incarnate Word 31-7.
Storm Ruiz booted a 20-yard field goal to take a 3-0 lead in the first quarter and Blumrick hit Remi Simmons on a 17-yard scoring strike to go ahead 10-7 late in the first half. Late in the third Trenton Gordon pounced on his teammate's fumble in the end zone to give SFA a 17-7 lead. Josh Covey added an 8-yard TD run for a 24-14 advantage in the final quarter.
ACU's Luke Anthony hit Josh Fink from the 2 in the final minutes to complete the scoring.
Anthony had 283 yards passing to lead the Wildcats.
Updated September 22, 2018