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Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 12:21am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina — It’s all been in the timing for the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs the last two games. Last weekend the Bulldogs only led for the final two seconds, but that was all they needed as Tech stunned Western Kentucky 23-22 in Conference USA play as Jonathan Barnes booted a 21-yard field goal with two seconds remaining. But the tables were turned on the Bulldogs on Saturday as after battling back to a late lead in a see-saw contest, South Carolina’s Parker White, who had missed his first two field goal attempts, connected on a 31-yard field goal with four seconds left to give the...

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