Faced with a 13-point deficit at halftime and the team in dire need of a spark, senior linebacker David Mayo set his team aside.
His message was simple.
They’ve been here before. The Bobcats defeated Tulsa in triple overtime on the road. As Idaho mounted a comeback, the defense squashed the bid with an interception.
Winning close games is the teams’ mantra. Texas State’s 22-18 victory against Louisiana-Monroe was no different.