BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Louisiana-Monroe's Kolton Browning found Rashon Ceaser on a two-point conversion pass to give ULM (5-2, 3-0 Sun Belt Conference) a 43-42 overtime win over Western Kentucky on Saturday.
The two-point conversion followed a 3-yard touchdown run by Browning to bring the Warhawks (5-2, 3-0) within 42-41.
Browning finished 22-of-41 for 308 yards and four touchdowns passing, and ran for 69 yards and two touchdowns.
Kawaun Jakes also threw for 308 yards and four touchdowns for the Hilltoppers (5-2, 2-1) and ran for another score in the loss.
The teams went to overtime after ULM stormed back from a 28-7 second-quarter deficit.
The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for Western Kentucky and was the Hilltoppers' first Sun Belt loss since losing to Arkansas State on Oct. 1, 2011.
ULM now has sole possession of first place in the league.
|WKY||Willie McNeal 22 yd pass from Kawaun Jakes (Garrett Schwettman kick)|
|WKY||Jack Doyle 12 yd pass from Kawaun Jakes (Garrett Schwettman kick)|
|LAMON||Je'Ron Hamm 16 yd pass from Kolton Browning (Justin Manton kick)|
|WKY||Austin Aikens 5 yd pass from Kawaun Jakes (Garrett Schwettman kick)|
|WKY||Jack Doyle 19 yd pass from Kawaun Jakes (Garrett Schwettman kick)|
|LAMON||Kolton Browning 20 yd run (Justin Manton kick)|
|LAMON||Cortney Davis 30 yd pass from Kolton Browning (Justin Manton kick)|
|LAMON||Colby Harper 16 yd pass from Kolton Browning (Justin Manton kick)|
|WKY||Antonio Andrews 2 yd run (Garrett Schwettman kick)|
|LAMON||Rashon Ceaser 12 yd pass from Kolton Browning (Justin Manton kick)|
|WKY||Kawaun Jakes 9 yd run (Garrett Schwettman kick)|
|LAMON||Kolton Browning 3 yd run (Rashon Ceaser 2pt pass from Kolton Browning)|
|Third Down Efficiency||5-14||11-17|
|Fourth Down Efficiency||2-3||1-4|
|Kick Return Yds||117||145|
|Punt Return Yds||3||2|
|Time of Poss.||20:21||39:39|
|LAMON: Kolton Browning 17-69, Jyruss Edwards 3-9, Monterrell Washington 2--1|
|WKY: Antonio Andrews 21-104, Leon Allen 9-36, Marcus Vasquez 1-7, Kawaun Jakes 10-5, Kadeem Jones 2-2, Keshawn Simpson 1-0, Team 1--13|
|LAMON: Kolton Browning 22-41-308-2, Cody Wells 0-1-0-0|
|WKY: Kawaun Jakes 25-32-308-1|
|LAMON: Colby Harper 7-62, Je'Ron Hamm 6-78, Rashon Ceaser 3-36, Jyruss Edwards 2-72, Brent Leonard 2-18, Cortney Davis 1-30, Tavarese Maye 1-12|
|WKY: Willie McNeal 7-120, Jack Doyle 6-82, Rico Brown 4-33, Boe Brand 2-13, Marcus Vasquez 2-12, Jonathan Dowling 1-39, Antonio Andrews 1-8, Austin Aikens 1-5, Leon Allen 1--4|
|Louisiana-Monroe||2nd Sun Belt||6-2||8-5|
|Western Kentucky||5th Sun Belt||4-4||7-6|