ACU punter Spencer Covey fumbled a snap from center that was recovered by the Buffs at the Wildcat 9-yard line with 8:38 left.
On the ensuing play, WT's Dustin Vaughan threw a TD pass to Brittan Golden. The Buffs faked the PAT and ran it in for 2 points, cutting the ACU lead to 21-18.
After a 39-yard kickoff return by Charcandrick West, Mitchell Gale engineered his team's own 1-play drive, hitting fullback Justin Andrews over the middle with a pass, and the junior from Fort Worth raced 53 yards for a TD with 8:21 left. Morgan Lineberry's PAT gave ACU a new lead, 28-18.