New Mexico State (1-7) trailed the FCS Wildcats at halftime, 22-21.
After a 15-yard personal foul penalty on the kick-off and a 10-yard holding penalty, Abilene Christian had the ball at its own 21. On the final play Baker found Monte Green-Avery with a 59-yard pass, and a lateral to Gabriel collected another 14 yards before Nixon's tackle ended the threat.
Coach Nick Saban addressed his team's needs on the offensive line and at linebacker, but he said he's still looking to add depth at running back.
Several early enrollee recruits in the ACC have a chance to get some experience this spring and make a significant impact in the fall.
Oklahoma State had a signature win over TCU in 2015, and could have a chance at another at Baylor in 2016.
SEC powers and a few surprises make top junior's favorites.
The Eagles had needs all across the roster following a 3-9 season. Some help and experience arrives at quarterback.
The return of healthy WR Mikey Dudek might just be one of the most important additions in the league as Illinois tries to get back to a bowl.
|Sam Houston State||7-2||11-4|
|Stephen F Austin||4-5||4-7|