NCAA Football

State of Texas wants to slide in three games and take first win on the road

When where:
4pm Saturday at Hancock Whitney Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.

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Texas State lost three straight games for a combined total of 10 points. During last week’s 31-30 setback in the ULM, the Bobcats missed a 38-yard field goal with less than 10 seconds left, completing a meltdown after building a 21-point lead in the first quarter. … The Bobcats lost three straight games by six points or less for the first time since 1970. … Texas State is 0-5 away, heading into the last scheduled away game of the season. … The Bobcats are ranked 26th in the nation in shooting defense, allowing for 118.6 yards per game.

Sewanee (2-7, 0-6 SAA) in DIII No. 6 Trinity (9-0, 6-0)

When where:
Saturday noon at Trinity University Football Stadium in San Antonio

Trinity enters the final week of the regular season secured at least a portion of the SAA Championship and the league’s automatic berth in the NCAA playoffs. The Tigers will be competing in the postseason in consecutive years for the first time since 2005. … Tigers quarterback Tucker Horn arrives Saturday with a 68.2% completion rate that would set a school record in a single season. Horn is one of four Trinity quarterbacks to throw at least 5,000 yards in his career, and his next touchdown pass will make him only the fourth Tigers quarterback to reach 60.

DIII No. 8 Hardin-Simmons (8-1, 6-1 ASC) in Texas Lutheran (4-5, 3-4)

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