Victory was not assured until Tirell Wellmaker scooped up a fumble and ran 75 yards to score with 4:05 remaining
Zach Conque, who finished with 322 yards passing, quickly led the Lumberjacks down the field. He scored from the 4 and then passed to DJ Ward for 2 to trail 42-39 with 1:27 remaining. The ensuing onside kick failed. Three plays later Reed paused behind his line and then sprinted 40 yards for the clinching score with 1:10 remaining.
UCA (3-3, 2-0) led 21-17 at the half, but trailed 31-28 going into the fourth.