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Bobcat Football Team Wins Southland Conference Championship
Texas State beats Sam Houston State 48-45 in overtime
Nov. 22, 2008


HUNTSVILLE, Texas - In a season that featured five comeback victories, the Texas State football team saved their biggest comeback of the 2008 season for their final regular season game when the Bobcats overcame a 21-0 deficit and won their second Southland Conference championship with a 48-45 overtime victory at Sam Houston State on Saturday.

The Bobcats tied the game on their next possession when Bradley George hit Stan Zwinggi for a 91-yard touchdown on a screen pass. The touchdown pass tied a school record set in 1959 when Bob Lewis hit Herb Wulrich for a touchdown.

The victory clinched the Southland Conference championship for the Bobcats who finish the regular season with a 8-4 overall record and 5-2 SLC mark.