Nevada beats Arkansas State 16-13 in overtime in the Arizona Bowl

Nevada beats Arkansas State 16-13 in overtime in the Arizona Bowl
Missed opportunities haunt Red Wolves at Arizona Bowl, Matthew Schwartz reports

TUCSON, AZ (KAIT) - Arkansas State rallied to force overtime, but Nevada would get the win in the Arizona Bowl.

Ty Gangi found Reagan Roberson for an 11 yard touchdown on 3rd and 8, the Wolfpack beat the Red Wolves 16-13. Arkansas State finishes the season 8-5.

Blake Grupe redeemed himself after missing two field goals earlier in the game. The freshman hit a 32 yard field goal in the final seconds to force overtime. He gave the Red Wolves a 13-10 OT lead with another successful kick.

Marcel Murray scored the Red Wolves only touchdown in the 2nd quarter. Warren Wand surpassed the 3,000 rushing yard mark in his A-State career.

The Red Wolves played in their 8th straight bowl game. They’ve lost 4 of the last 5 postseason matchups under Blake Anderson.

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