STEPHENVILLE- The first road test for the UTPB Football team ended in a loss. Tarleton State took down the Falcons 48-20.
UTPB falls to 2-3 overall and 0-3 in Lone Star Conference Play. The Falcons fell into an early hole and never dug themselves out.
Quarterback Caden Coots struggled in his first game as UTPB's starter.
Coots finished 20-38 for 178 yards, 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions.
Falcons Running Back Brandon Infiesto recorded another big performance finishing with 143 yards and 2 touchdowns.
The Falcons returns home against Eastern New Mexico next Saturday.