NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) - Nathan Dick threw three touchdown
passes and Central Arkansas rallied in the second half to beat
Northwestern State 45-20 on Saturday.
The Bears (7-3, 6-1 Southland Conference) trailed 20-14 at
halftime, but scored 31 unanswered points in the second half. Dick,
who passed for 217 yards, threw two touchdown passes in the second
half - 25 yards to Dominique Croom and 1 yard to Thomas Hart.
Central Arkansas' defense converted two turnovers into
second-half touchdowns. Al Lasker recovered a fumble and returned
it 20 yards as the Bears took the lead for good at 21-20 with 13:46
remaining in the third quarter. A 55-yard interception return for a
touchdown by Marcus Peters as time expired provided the final
margin for the Bears, who have won six in a row.
Brad Henderson passed for 248 yards and a touchdown for
Northwestern State (5-4, 3-2), which had a three-game winning