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Ambitions die hard as App State escapes 41-40

For 59 minutes, the Warhawks pulled together the elements of an instant classic against Appalachian State, but a 54-yard Mountaineer field goal as time expired shoved the dagger through the spirit of a defiant ULM team.

ULM (2-2; 0-1 Sun Belt) and App State (3-2; 0-1 Sun Belt) combined for 11 touchdowns as midnight approached on Saturday in Malone Stadium before the Mountaineers delivered heartbreak through the uprights to seal the game 41-40.

It’s a defeat that head coach Terry Bowden hasn’t “felt this bad about a loss in a long time.