OXFORD, MS - NOVEMBER 07:  Trae Elston #7 of the Mississippi Rebels reacts to an overtime loss to the Arkansas Razorbacks at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Oxford, Mississippi.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

The calls of the 4th and 25 Arkansas conversion

As if you needed proof that college football is truly crazy, just re-watch the Arkansas-Mississippi game. The game was tied at each quarter, then Arkansas won on a two-point conversion a few plays after making a first down on a crazy 4th and 25 play. If you watched the game, you would have noticed the Mississippi players celebrating a potential 52-45 win just before Arkansas converted.

Here’s how it transpired on CBS as called by Carter Blackburn who called the backwards lateral “incomplete” which was incorrect:

For a better call we have courtesy of IMG Audio, Chuck Barrett of the Razorback Sports Network and this includes the TD and the winning 2-point conversion.

There you have it.

[IMG Audio]

Ken Fang

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Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.