Frostburg wins ECAC South title, 24-21

November 24, 1996|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

EAST ORANGE, N.J. -- Jason Henry hit E. J. Fuller with a 22-yard touchdown pass with 4: 49 remaining yesterday, then Frostburg State stopped Mike Hankins on fourth down from the 1-yard line in the final minute to defeat Wilkes (Pa.), 24-21, and win the Eastern Collegiate Athletic College Southeast Championship.

The title was the second in four tries for the Bobcats, who finished the season with a 9-1 record, and their first since 1991.

Henry, a freshman, was voted the game's most valuable player. He completed 19 of 29 passes for 262 yards and three touchdowns.

Hankins gained 150 yards on 29 rushes for Wilkes.

Pub Date: 11/24/96

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