Indians pullout dramatic win
Corey Leonard connected with Patrick Higgins for a 53-yard touchdown at the end of regulation as Arkansas State escaped the Liberty Bowl with a 26-23 win over Memphis on Saturday.
The Indians were 8.5-point underdogs to win on the road, while the 49 points scored were OVER the posted total of 45.
Leonard was 12-for-23 on the day for 218 yards, two touchdowns, and two interceptions, while Cedric Wilkerson ran for 112 yards on 22 carries for the Indians.
Martin Hankins went 12-for-28 for 171 yards and a score, while Jacob Doss ran for 68 yards and caught a 37-yard touchdown pass for the Tigers.