College football roundup: East Central defeats Arkansas Tech

FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: November 3, 2012
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East Central reached the .500 mark Saturday with a game-winning field goal from senior Brian Gonzalez in a 33-30 win over Arkansas Tech at Thone Stadium in Russellville, Ark.

With less than one minute remaining, the Wonder Boys tied the game before the Tigers drove from their own 21 to set up the game-winning 27-yard field goal.

Senior Titus Mobley rushed for a career-high 233 yards on 29 carries. Spencer Bond went 16 of 26, throwing one touchdown and rushing for two.

East Central (5-5, 3-4 Great American Conference) had 493 yard of offense, 268 of which came on the ground. Arkansas Tech (5-5, 3-4) had 403 total yards.

East Central hosts Southeastern State next week at 2 p.m.

HARDING TOPS SOUTHEASTERN

Southeastern Oklahoma State's three-game winning streak came to an end as No. 16 Harding rolled to a 31-9 victory at Paul Laird Field in GAC play.

The Savage Storm (4-5, 2-5) turned the ball over on the their first two possessions, digging them an early hole. Quarterback Jercolby Bradley threw an interception on the first offensive play and then Ladarius Abrams fumbled on the next possession. Harding turned them into 10 points.

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