Appalachian State (10-4)

    Bailey Zappe throws 6th TD pass on the day

    Bailey Zappe finds Jerreth Sterns for a 37-yard touchdown as the Hilltoppers lead 52-31.

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    Bailey Zappe breaks Joe Burrow's record with 61st TD pass of season

    Bailey Zappe grabs the FBS record for touchdown passes in a season after finding receiver Mitchell Tinsley for his 61st TD pass of the year.

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    Chase Brice hits Christian Wells in stride for a 62-yard TD

    Chase Brice finds Christian Wells in stride for the 62-yard touchdown as the Hilltopers cut it to 45-31.

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    WKU’s Bailey Zappe Sets FBS Single-Season Records for Passing Yards & TDs

    The Hilltopers quarterback etched his name into college football record books on Saturday.View the original article to see embedded media.Western Kentucky's Bailey Zappe made college football history against Appalachian State in the Boca Raton Bowl on Saturday. Not only did the quarterback set the all-time single season FBS passing record, but he also passed LSU legend Joe Burrow for the most touchdowns in a single season. He only needed 289 yards to break the yardage record (5,833), which Texas Tech quarterback B.J.

    Noah Whittington's 86-yard TD gives WKU a 14-point lead

    Noah Whittington breaks off an 86-yard touchdown run for the Hilltoppers, who lead 38-24.

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    Bailey Zappe ties Joe Burrow's record with 60th TD pass of season

    Bailey Zappe ties Joe Burrow's record with his 60th touchdown pass of the season on a 10-yard connection with Jerreth Sterns.

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    Chase Brice lets it fly 33 yards to Dashaun Davis for a Mountaineers TD

    Appalachian State's Chase Brice heaves it 33 yards and connects with Dashaun Davis to give the Mountaineers the lead.

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    Western Kentucky's misdirection pays off for Hilltoppers TD

    Joey Beljan somehow snags the ball in traffic and finds pay dirt to reclaim the lead.

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    Jalen Virgil takes it 60 yards for the App State TD

    Chase Brice hits Jalen Virgil for the 60-yard touchdown as Appalachian State ties it 14-14.

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    Zappe connects with Tinsley for 75-yard Hilltoppers TD

    Bailey Zappe gets it to Mitchell Tinsley who takes it to the house for a 75-yard touchdown to put Western Kentucky up 14-7.

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    Malik Williams' 36-yard TD ties it up for App State

    Chase Brice finds Malik Williams for the 36-yard strike as Appalachian State evens it up against Western Kentucky.

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    Zappe and the Hilltoppers grab early 7-0 lead

    Bailey Zappe tops off 74-yard drive with a touchdown pass to Jerreth Sterns as Hilltoppers take the early 7-0 lead.

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    Kris Moncrief's strip sack seals the Sun Belt Championship for Louisiana

    Kris Moncrief comes off the edge and gets the strip sack which seals the win and Sun Belt Championship for the Ragin' Cajuns.

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    Levi Lewis outruns App State's defense for a 56-yard rushing TD

    Levi Lewis turns on the jets and outruns the Mountaineers' defense on his way to a 56-yard Ragin' Cajuns touchdown.

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    Camerun Peoples shows off breakaway speed on 43-yard Appalachian State TD

    Camerun Peoples makes a few cuts and turns on the afterburners to find pay dirt, pulling the Mountaineers within 7.

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    Emani Bailey turns on the jets and finds the end zone to extend Louisiana's lead

    Emani Bailey breaks free and outruns App State's defense for a 35-yard rushing touchdown.

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    Fromm replaces Eason, leads Georgia past App State, 31-10

    There was no panic on the Georgia sideline when starting quarterback Jacob Eason limped off the field.

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    Sun Belt has hope for a team to play on New Year's Day

    Appalachian State coach Scott Satterfield understood the implication when Sun Belt Conference Commissioner Karl Benson asserted that the league could have a team in New Year's Day bowl game for the first time β€” and win it β€” as soon as this season..



    Wake Forest players and coaches celebrate after Appalachian State place kicker Michael Rubino, right, missed a game-winning field goal in the final seconds of the second half of an NCAA college football game in Boone, N.C., Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)