NATCHITOCHES, La. (NSU) - Shelton Eppler tossed for 292 yards and four touchdowns in the Demons' double overtime victory over McNeese St.
Northwestern St. entered halftime down 7-0, but the second half saw an offensive explosion, with NSU tying the game late in the fourth on an Eppler touchdown to Jaylen Watson.
The game entered overtime and ended in the second overtime period with Eppler finding Jazz Ferguson to end the ball game.
This is the first time the Demons have defeated McNeese St. in thirteen seasons.