Whatever hype is about to surround the upcoming NCAA Division I FCS championship game, it won't be enough.
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- @ ISU
Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.
To some it would be ridiculous to say South Dakota State wide receiver Jake Wieneke could be overshadowed by anybody.
Taryn Christion threw for three touchdowns and ran for another score to lead South Dakota State in a 37-22 victory over Northern Iowa on Saturday in the FCS playoffs.
Taryn Christion threw for 299 yards and three touchdowns and South Dakota State held off upset-minded South Dakota 31-28 on Saturday.
Taryn Christion accounted for three touchdowns, Chase Vinatieri kicked a 43-yard field goal in overtime, and South Dakota State improved its FCS playoff chances with a 27-24 victory over Illinois State on Saturday.
Taryn Christion threw for 329 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score as South Dakota State handed North Dakota State its first loss of the season, 33-21, on Saturday in a clash of two top-10 FCS teams.
Taryn Christion threw for 386 yards and five touchdowns and ran for another score and South Dakota State pulled away from Western Illinois for a 52-24 win on Saturday.
Taryn Christion went 14 of 19 for 323 yards with two touchdowns and South Dakota State ran away from Missouri State 62-30 on Saturday.
Marcus Weymiller ran for 170 yards and two touchdowns on 42 carries and Northern Iowa jumped on top early, cruising to a 38-18 win over South Dakota State on Saturday.
Taryn Christion threw four first-half touchdown passes, Brady Mengarelli rushed for 220 yards and two scores and South Dakota State overpowered Southern Illinois 49-14 on Saturday.
Tevin McCaster ran for a career-high 183 yards and punched in the go-ahead touchdown to lead Youngstown State to a 19-7 win over South Dakota State in the Missouri Valley Football Conference opener Saturday night.
Taryn Christion passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, and South Dakota State continued to pile up the points with a 51-10 victory over Drake on Saturday night.
Taryn Christion threw four of his five touchdown passes to Jake Wieneke, who set a school record for career receptions and tied a record for TD catches, and South Dakota State beat Duquesne 51-13 in a season opener on Thursday night.
A safety, a couple field goals, some explosive plays on offense, numerous key defensive plays and a big advantage in time of possession. It sure sounds like a typical win for North Dakota State's
Trick play leads to South Dakota St. TD
SDSU's Brady Mengarelli hides behind the line of scrimmage, receives the sneaky handoff and scores easily after some misdirection to give his team an early lead on No. 1 seed North Dakota State. The Bison have won five straight FCS championships.
Watch: Quarterfinals of FCS Playoffs
North Dakota State's run of five consecutive national championships is on the line against South Dakota State. SDSU won 19-17 at the Fargodome on Oct. 15, but NDSU is 4-0 in FCS playoff rematches from the regular season. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN
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