LSU assistant Steve Kragthorpe describes being punched by unnamed A&M staffer

Marcus Newton
November 28, 2018

"Cole Fisher, the nephew of Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher, has been identified by multiple sources to The Advocate as the man who multiple athletic officials said punched an LSU analyst, which preceded an on-field scuffle following the Tigers' 74-72 loss in seven overtimes to the Aggies Saturday at Kyle Field".

There's was no telling just how out of hand this game would get. Texas A&M then moved inside to LSU's 19-yard line when it stunned everyone with one second left. That's a lot of time for Orgeron to spend on a sideline soaked in Gatorade. LSU struck first, scoring on their very first play and converting their two-point attempt to take a 49-41 lead. LSU scored to open overtime but missed the conversion after its touchdown.

The weirdest part, however, might be what sparked the scuffle - but we'll get to that in a moment. But the Aggies were bailed out by a questionable, yet understandable pass interference call that gave them another shot to win the game.

A&M quarterback Keller Mond's 2-point conversion to Kendrick Rogers provided the decisive score in the game's seventh overtime, which tied the NCAA record for the most overtimes in an FBS game, providing the Aggies with a 74-72 victory.

Texas A&M Aggies wide receiver Kendrick Rogers brings in an acrobatic reception for a touchdown during the third overtime period of an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and LSU at Kyle Field on Saturday Nov. 24 2018 in College Station T
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Both schools are looking into the incident.

Barring a literal miracle on the field come bowl season, the Aggies and Tigers played the game of the year.

While both Joe Burrow and Kellen Mond have had impressive performances throughout this game, their abilities both as passers and runners were on full display in overtime.

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