No. 15 Harding Drops Season Opener 28-20 to Henderson State
September 1, 2017
SEARCY – Henderson State scored on two big plays, and 15th-ranked Harding had two turnovers deep in Henderson territory as the Reddies defeated the Bisons 28-20 Thursday in Great American Conference play at First Security Stadium.
It was the season opener for both teams. Harding goes on the road Saturday, Sept. 9, to meet Southern Arkansas in Magnolia. Southern Arkansas also lost its opener 28-21 to Arkansas Tech. Henderson State, now winners of 28 consecutive GAC road games, hosts Arkansas Tech in week two.
Trailing by eight points late in the game, Harding recovered an onsid...