Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • UNI435
    • 476NDSU
  • Turnovers

    • UNI2
    • 3NDSU
  • Possession

    UNINDSU
    39:0820:52
  • 1st Downs

    • UNI14
    • 25NDSU

Game Information

Fargodome
Coverage: ESPN3
  • Fargo, ND 58105
Attendance: 18,954
10/10/2015 Associated Press

North Dakota State rallies to beat Northern Iowa 31-28

Carson Wentz threw an 18-yard touchdown pass to Darrius Shepherd with 35 seconds remaining to lift North Dakota State over Northern Iowa 31-28 in a game between two top-10 FCS teams on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Northern Iowa7701428
North Dakota State3702131
first QuarterUNINDSU
TD
13:51
Daurice Fountain 67 Yd pass from Sawyer Kollmorgen (Michael Schmadeke Kick)
3 plays, 75 yards, 1:09
70
FG
5:01
Cam Pedersen 43 Yd Field Goal
7 plays, 28 yards, 3:17
73
play
C. Pedersen 43 yd FG GOOD (0:10)

Cam Pedersen 43 yd FG GOOD (0:10)

second QuarterUNINDSU
TD
9:20
Michael Malloy 1 Yd Run (Michael Schmadeke Kick)
6 plays, 26 yards, 3:01
143
play
M. Malloy run for 1 yd for a TD, (M. Schmadeke KICK) (1:12)

Michael Malloy run for 1 yd for a TD (Michael Schmadeke KICK) (1:12)

TD
3:53
Jeff Illies 2 Yd pass from Carson Wentz (Cam Pedersen Kick)
11 plays, 70 yards, 5:21
1410
play
C. Wentz pass,to J. Illies for 2 yds for a TD, (C. Pedersen KICK) (1:18)

Carson Wentz pass complete to Jeff Illies for 2 yds for a TD (Cam Pedersen KICK) (1:18)

fourth QuarterUNINDSU
TD
14:13
Jedre Cyr 2 Yd pass from Carson Wentz (Cam Pedersen Kick)
6 plays, 58 yards, 3:09
1417
TD
12:36
Darrian Miller 7 Yd Run (Michael Schmadeke Kick)
5 plays, 75 yards, 1:37
2117
TD
7:49
Darrius Shepherd 33 Yd pass from Carson Wentz (Cam Pedersen Kick)
10 plays, 69 yards, 4:40
2124
play
Bison WR catches TD in double coverage (0:54)

North Dakota WR Darrius Shepherd catches the 33-yard touchdown from Carson Wentz with two Northern Iowa defenders all over him. (0:54)

TD
7:31
Aaron Bailey 83 Yd Run (Michael Schmadeke Kick)
1 play, 83 yards, 0:13
2824
play
Bailey off to the races for TD (0:46)

Aaron Bailey runs past defenders for a 83-yard touchdown. (0:46)

TD
0:35
Darrius Shepherd 18 Yd pass from Carson Wentz (Cam Pedersen Kick)
10 plays, 79 yards, 1:55
2831
play
C. Wentz pass,to D. Shepherd for 18 yds for a TD (0:38)

Carson Wentz pass complete to Darrius Shepherd for 18 yds for a TD (0:38)

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