Reddies Open Season with 28-20 Win over No. 15 Harding
September 1, 2017
Henderson State held off defending Great American Conference champion and 15th-ranked Harding for a 28-20 win at First Security Stadium in Searcy, Ark. to open the 2017 football season.
The win extended Henderson's road winning streak to a NCAA best 27 games. The Reddies have yet to lose a GAC road game since the beginning of the league in 2011 including four straight road victories over the Bisons.
Harding attempted to rally from a 15-point fourth quarter deficit scoring with just 57 seconds remaining in the game to cut the Reddie lead to a single possession.
The Bisons would then execute...