Alpine, Texas Mike Flynt waited 37 years to get back on a college football field. Once he did, he was part of his team's winning play.
Playing left end on kicking plays, the 59-year-old grandfather held his own all night, most importantly during the field goal that gave Sul Ross State a 45-42 victory over Texas Lutheran in three overtimes Saturday night.
"I've been at a lot of great schools and experienced a lot of this stuff," said Flynt, who was a strength coach at Nebraska, Oregon and Texas A&M.;