ODESSA- The UTPB Football team defeated Arizona Christian 49-34 on Saturday night.
The Falcons fell into an early hole but quickly turned this around thanks to the play of their defense and special teams.
Chris Hoad picked up a loose ball and ran it back for the first Falcon touchdown of the game.
UTPB's Erin Mack blocked a a field goal and ran it back 40 yards to give the Falcons a 21-12 lead at the half.
Kameron Mathis finished 34 for 55 with 3 touchdowns and 1 interception.
The Falcons move to 2-0 on the season.
UTPB will face West Texas A&M next Saturday at Ratliff Stadium