Scores

Final

McNeese State 40

(2-0, 1-0 away)

Appalachian St 35

(0-2, 0-1 home)

3:30 PM ET, September 12, 2009

Kidd Brewer Stadium, Boone, NC

1 2 3 4 T
MCNS 7 7 13 1340
APP 0 7 21 735

Top Performers

Passing: D. Fourroux (MCNS) - 341 YDS, 3 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: D. Moore (APP) - 23 CAR, 155 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: T. Pendland (MCNS) - 10 REC, 121 YDS, 2 TD

McNeese St. 40, Appalachian St. 35

Associated Press

BOONE, N.C. -- Josh Lewis connected on an 18-yard field goal with 4 seconds remaining as McNeese State defeated Appalachian State 40-35 on Saturday.

The kick capped a 79-yard, 10-play drive, following a game-tying score by Appalachian State (0-2).

After receiving the kickoff, the Mountaineers made several laterals before Travaris Cadet was tackled in the end zone by Kentrel Butler for a safety to seal the win for McNeese State (2-0).

Derrick Fourroux had 341 yards on 25 of 34 passing with three touchdowns and one interception for the Cowboys.

The Cowboys had two 100-yard recievers as Todd Pendland caught 10 for 121 yards and Corday Clark caught six passes for 137 yards.

Pendland was also the Cowboys' top rusher, carrying the ball 19 times for 127 yards.

Devon Moore rushed for 155 yards on 23 carries to lead Appalachian State.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MCNS
APP
1st Downs2630
Total Yards522493
Passing341235
Rushing181258
Penalties6-526-37
3rd Down Conversions8-145-9
4th Down Conversions2-20-0
Turnovers11
Possession32:2527:35

Passing Leaders

McNeese StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Fourroux25/3434110.031
Appalachian StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Edwards19/252359.400

Rushing Leaders

McNeese StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Pendland191276.7136
Fourroux15442.9112
Appalachian StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Moore231556.7126
Edwards13725.5220

Receiving Leaders

McNeese StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Clark613722.8143
Pendland1012112.1231
Appalachian StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cline57414.8029
Hillary46015.0022

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMCNSAPP
TD06:31Todd Pendland 24 Yd Run (Josh Lewis Kick) 70
SECOND QUARTERMCNSAPP
TD05:16Devon Moore 12 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 77
TD02:21Todd Pendland 9 Yd Pass From Derrick Fourroux (Josh Lewis Kick) 147
THIRD QUARTERMCNSAPP
TD11:51Armanti Edwards 8 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 1414
TD10:02Todd Pendland 31 Yd Pass From Derrick Fourroux (Josh Lewis Kick) 2114
TD06:31Armanti Edwards 20 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 2121
TD03:19Corday Clark 5 Yd Pass From Derrick Fourroux (Pat Failed) 2721
TD01:20Matt Cline 20 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 2728
FOURTH QUARTERMCNSAPP
TD04:50Derrick Fourroux 2 Yd Run (Todd Pendland Run For Two-Point Conversion) 3528
TD02:05Cedric Baker 2 Yd Run (Jason Vitaris Kick) 3535
FG00:04Josh Lewis 18 Yd 3835
SF00:00Travaris Cadet Tackled By Kentrell Butler In End Zone 4035