Redhawks comeback falls short - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Redhawks comeback falls short

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Derek Carr threw for two touchdowns and DJ McNeil ran for a pair, helping Tennessee-Martin hold off Southeast Missouri 38-30 on Saturday.

Carr finished 16 of 24 with 159 yards and an interception for the Skyhawks (5-3, 4-2 Ohio Valley Conference), and Tevin Barksdale added 135 yards and a score on 16 carries. McNeil rushed two times for three yards.

Barksdale's 64-yard run, McNeil's 1-yarder and Carr's 8-yard strike to Quentin Sims put UT-Martin up 21-0 early in the second quarter.

Matt Scheible threw three touchdown passes after that to help pull the Redhawks back in the game, but the final margin was as close as they would get.

Scheible was 15 of 32 with 200 yards, and also ran for 85 yards on 20 carries to lead the Redhawks (2-6, 2-4). Southeast Missouri now leads the all-time series between the teams 14-13.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

  • Heartland SportsSportsMore>>

  • 9th inning hits from Dejong and Pham lift Cards to a 6-3 win

    9th inning hits from Dejong and Pham lift Cards to a 6-3 win

    Saturday, July 21 2018 10:56 PM EDT2018-07-22 02:56:34 GMT
    Cardinals fight back to win it 6-3. (Source: KFVS)Cardinals fight back to win it 6-3. (Source: KFVS)
    Cardinals fight back to win it 6-3. (Source: KFVS)Cardinals fight back to win it 6-3. (Source: KFVS)

    Cardinals looking to split a double-header after a 7-2 loss earlier on Saturday, July 21.

    Cardinals looking to split a double-header after a 7-2 loss earlier on Saturday, July 21.

  • Chatwood, Cubs beat Cardinals 7-2 in doubleheader opener

    Chatwood, Cubs beat Cardinals 7-2 in doubleheader opener

    Saturday, July 21 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-07-21 20:34:24 GMT
    Tyler Chatwood pitched into the sixth inning and made a key defensive play in his first win in two months, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader. (Source: KFVS)Tyler Chatwood pitched into the sixth inning and made a key defensive play in his first win in two months, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader. (Source: KFVS)

    Tyler Chatwood pitched into the sixth inning and made a key defensive play in his first win in two months, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday in the opener of a day-night...

    Tyler Chatwood pitched into the sixth inning and made a key defensive play in his first win in two months, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.

  • Brewers' Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

    Brewers' Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-07-20 22:44:54 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-07-21 20:07:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Josh Hader warms up before a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, July 20, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Josh Hader warms up before a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, July 20, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader has apologized to his team after years-old racist and homophobic tweets surfaced during the All-Star Game.
    Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader has apologized to his team after years-old racist and homophobic tweets surfaced during the All-Star Game.
Powered by Frankly