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Texas St. 21, Angelo St. 14

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) -- Blake Burton's 1-yard touchdown run with 1:48 remaining gave Texas State a 21-14 win over Angelo State on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.

The comeback overshadowed a big night for Angelo State's Josh Neiswander, who threw for 213 yards and two touchdowns. Neiswander was 18-of-25 passing with no interceptions.

Neiswander's second scoring pass, a 4-yard throw to Nate Bayless early in the third quarter, gave the Rams (0-1) a 14-7 lead.

Clint Toon responded early in the fourth for the Bobcats (1-0) with a 9-yard pass to Mishak Rivas. Toon was 6-of-11 passing for 117 yards and touchdown. He threw one interception.

Burton's scoring run capped a seven-play, 80-yard drive.

Karrington Bush led Texas State with 62 yards on nine carries. Stan Zwinggi added 40 yards and a touchdown for the balanced Bobcats offensive attack.

Texas State outrushed the Rams, 152-79.

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