WATCH: Louisiana Tech loses 87 yards on one play in the most comical fashion

Well, this is one of the most amazing negative plays college football has ever produced. How many times do you see a play that goes for negative yardage -- for practically the entire length of the field?

Louisiana Tech was facing a 2nd-and-goal against Mississippi State when a fumble drove the Bulldogs 87 yards back in the other direction. The ensuing scramble for the ball was something out of a "Benny Hill" show (more on that later). How the announcers managed to not burst into laughter is truly a mystery. The video is above, setting up a 3rd and 93 for Louisiana Tech. 

And here it is with the more appropriate music ...

You'll be stunned to know they didn't convert. 

CBS Sports Writer

Ben Kercheval joined CBS Sports in 2016 and has been covering college football since 2010. Before CBS, Ben worked at Bleacher Report, UPROXX Sports and NBC Sports. As a long-suffering North Texas graduate,... Full Bio

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