As the Panthers marched downfield trailing 28-20 with four minutes to go in the fourth quarter, Brown scored on a quarterback sneak from the goal line, putting the Panthers two points from a tie.
However, the Panthers were unable to convert on the two-point conversion and trailed 28-26 with 3:51 to go in the fourth quarter.
The Panthers defense forced the Maroon Tigers to go three-and-out on the ensuing possession. This gave Brown and the Panthers an opportunity to take the lead while having to go 93 yards with 2:17 remaining in the game.
Tigers defensive lineman Elijah Campbell recovered a fumble by Brown in the end zone, which iced the game at 35-26 with 1:59 to play in the game.
The Tigers defense recorded eight sacks in the game and had a pick-six by Michael Land in the second quarter.
The Tigers rushed for 211 yards to the Panthers’ 69.
Tigers running back Fran Bailey finished the game as the leading rusher, with 23 carries for 118 yards. Davis rushed 15 times for 97 yards and the one touchdown.
Brown finished 15-of-35 passing for 209 yards and four total touchdowns (two rushing, two passing).