- Michael Hughes' 54-yard field goal as time expired secured a thrilling victory for App State over ULM.
- Head coach Shawn Clark commended the team's resilience and determination in the face of adversity.
- Defensive players Tyrek Funderburk and Nick Ross made crucial plays to give App State the opportunity to win.
Michael Hughes’ career-long 54-yard field goal as time expired lifted the Appalachian State Mountaineers to a thrilling 41-40 victory over the ULM Warhawks. The win showcased the resilience and determination of the Mountaineers, who fought back from a deficit in the final minutes. Hughes’ impressive kick, coupled with standout performances from Joey Aguilar, Christian Horn, and Tyrek Funderburk, secured the historic victory for App State. The team’s unity and exceptional play made this game a must-watch for fans of the Appalachian State Mountaineers.