NATCHITOCHES. La. (AP) Zachary Clement brought Northwestern State back from 12 points down in the final 94 seconds with a pair of touchdowns and a two-point conversion to knock off Nicholls 36-33 on Saturday night.
After losing its first three games to start the season, Northwestern State now finds itself 2-0 and in first place in Southland Conference play.
Nicholls led 33-21 with 3:17 left after Julien Gums' 37-yard score. Clement answered with a 27-yard strike to Javon Antonio to pull the Demons within five, 33-28, and Northwestern State recovered the onside kick and drove to the Nicholls 3 with nine seconds left.