Texas State drops to FIU in overtime for first win

Texas State runner-up Brock Sturges made the most of his season debut in Saturday's 23-17 overtime victory at Florida International, scoring two touchdowns, including the game winner.

Texas State runner-up Brock Sturges did not play in the first season, but made the most of his Saturday night debut in Miami, scoring twice, including the game-winning touchdown in overtime for a win. 23-17 at Florida International.

Sturges didn’t start the game, but ended up with nine 43-yard gates and two goals.

“We didn’t play complementary football all the time, but the kids did a good job without pointing fingers and kept playing hard,” Bobcats coach Jake Spavital said. “We would not have done that last year or in 2019.

“We started offensively, but we gave up some great plays on defense. Then when the offense stalled, the defense increased and made some big plays. I’m proud of how we kept fighting and we stayed together. as a team “.

Credit – https://www.statesman.com/story/sports/college/football/2021/09/12/college-football-texas-state-downs-fiu-overtime-first-win/8309804002/