Article and Photos by Blake Fogleman with ArkansasJournal.com
Posted on September 2, 2017
Little Rock, Arkansas–The 2017 Salt Bowl again did not disappoint Bryant coming out on top 49-42. Over 3200 fans showed up a War Memorial Stadium for the annual rivalry between these two Saline County teams. Benton Panthers were the home team tonight wearing new jerseys. Bryant scored the first 2 touchdowns but Benton answered back finally tying the score at 21 with 31 seconds in the 1st half of play. They began swapping touchdowns with Benton tying the score at 35 with 4 seconds left in the 3rd quarter. Bryant score the last touchdown giving them the victory. Benton and Bryant bands joined together and preformed a joint halftime show.