NACOGDOCHES, Texas -- Brent Grimes tied a school record with five rushing touchdowns to lead Central Arkansas to a 49-41 win over Stephen F. Austin on Saturday night.
Grimes finished with 145 yards rushing and caught eight passes for 74 yards for the Bears (9-2, 5-1 Southland). Nathan Brown completed 31-of-40 passes for 335 yards and two touchdowns, both to Marquez Branson.
Jeremy Moses completed 28-of-47 passes for 421 yards and three touchdowns for Stephen F. Austin (4-7, 2-4). He threw one interception.
Cornel Tarrant ran for 82 yards on 16 carries for the Lumberjacks. He caught three passes for 66 yards.
Phillip Johnson made two defensive plays in the fourth quarter to help win the game for Central Arkansas.
Johnson, who missed the past two games with a broken hand and played Saturday with a cast, intercepted a pass with 11:05 left in the game. With 4:16 to play, he knocked away a fourth-and-goal pass in the end zone.
SEC Now looks back at the life and calls from former Tennessee Volunteers broadcaster John Ward.
John Ward, who broadcast Tennessee basketball and football games for over 30 seasons and became known as the "Voice of the Vols," died Wednesday after a lengthy illness. He was 88.
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Derek Stingley Jr., a 6-foot-1 cornerback and the No. 67 prospect in the Class of 2019, committed to LSU on Wednesday.
LSU regained a commitment from one of its early 2019 commits, giving the Tigers the No. 2 and No. 5 players in the state of Louisiana.
Vanderbilt lineman Rutger Reitmaier, who sat out the 2017 season after transferring from Oregon, has received an NCAA waiver and can play this fall.
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