TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- Mitch Kimble fired a 15-yard touchdown pass to Dennis Turner with 3 seconds left to give Eastern Illinois a 22-20 win over Indiana State in the season opener Thursday night, spoiling Curt Mallory's debut as the Sycamore's coach in the first night game at Memorial Stadium since 2010.
LeMonte Booker scored his second touchdown of the game after missing all of 2016 due to injury, giving Indiana State a 20-16 lead with just under five minutes to play. Jerry Nunez missed a 48-yard field goal attempt to pad the lead with 2:14 left.
Kimble drove the Panthers 69 yards in 11 plays for the game-winner, finishing 27 of 44 passing for 204 yards.
Booker finished with 154 yards and a touchdown on 31 carries.
Sophomore WR Demetris Robertson, whose season was cut short after just two games in 2017 due to surgery, has decided to leave the Cal program.
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.
Bettors at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook can bet on 78 different teams to simply make the College Football Playoff.
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.
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