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McNeese St. 27, Henderson St. 24

LAKE CHARLES, La. -- Derrick Fourroux scored on a 4-yard run with 1:24 left in the game to lift McNeese State to a 27-24 victory over Henderson State on Saturday night.

Fourroux's score capped a 10-play, 52-yard drive and the Cowboys scored the final 21 points of the game to win their opener.

Henderson State (0-2) led 24-6 before the rally.

Todd Pendland had 19 carries for 152 yards and touchdown runs of 70 and 2 yards for McNeese State.

Fourroux was 15 of 24 for 184 yards, including a 2-yard touchdown pass to Wes Mangan.

Henderson State's Kenard Springer rushed for 99 yards, scoring on a 6-yard run and an 11-yard pass from Nathan Hall. Stefon Ceaser added 90 yards on 16 carries for Henderson State.

The Reddies took a 24-6 lead on Springer's 6-yard run with 6:19 remaining in the third quarter.

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2015 Great American Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Henderson State10-111-2
Arkansas Tech8-39-3
Southwestern Oklahoma8-38-4
Harding7-47-4
Ouachita Baptist7-47-4
Southern Arkansas7-47-4
East Central6-56-5
Southeastern Oklahoma6-56-5
Northwestern Oklahoma State3-83-8
Oklahoma Baptist2-92-9
Arkansas-Monticello1-101-10
Southern Nazarene1-101-10

2015 Southland Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
McNeese State9-010-1
Sam Houston State7-211-4
Central Arkansas7-27-4
Incarnate Word5-46-5
Lamar4-55-6
Northwestern State4-54-7
Stephen F Austin4-54-7
Southeastern Louisiana3-5-14-6-1
Abilene Christian3-63-8
Nicholls State2-6-12-8-1
Houston Baptist0-82-9