Brandon Eckert scored a 31-yard field goal with four minutes remaining, and San Diego scored the last 13 points for a 27-24 win over St. Thomas in a Pioneer Football League game in San Diego on Saturday.
Tommy’s (2-2, 1-1) led 24-14 in the middle of the third quarter when hosts Toreros (1-4, 1-1) scored with a 38-yard fumble return for a touchdown and two Eckert field goals. Rally.
St Thomas was up and down aggressively and struggled especially in the passing game. Tommy quarterback Tommy Dolan and Cade Sexauer completed only 11 of 37 passes for 157 yards and two interceptions. Dolan was sacked three times.
North Dakota State 16, North Dakota 10: 5-ranked Bison (4-0) pulled three field goals from Jake Reinholz and a 3-yard TD run from quarterback Quincy Patterson in the final 73 seconds from rival North Dakota (2-2) inside the Elras. Center in Grand Forks, ND at the Missouri Valley Football Conference opener for both teams.
St. John’s 49, Concordia 0: 5-ranked Johnnies (4-0) scored touchdowns on his first seven offensive possessions to topple the Cobbers (1-3) at Moorhead. St John’s finished with an offense of 518 yards, 349 of them in the first half when the Johnnies took a 42–0 halftime lead.
Augsburg 56, St. Olaf 28: Cade Sheehan threw for 405 yards and six touchdowns, and Dominic Smith caught 10 passes for four TDs as Augsburg (2-2) scored 50 for the second straight week to end the homecoming at Adore Nelson Field in Minneapolis. Was at the top of the points score. Sheehan’s six TD tosses set a school record that was first set by current Auggie coach Darrin Lamker in the 1997 game against St. Olaf.
Carlton 24, McAllister 10: The Knights went 4-0 unbeaten on the Scots (1-3) in the 23rd Book of Knowledge Game at a rainy McAlester Stadium. Michael Nadeau and Rex Desso completed 14 passes for 102 yards and a TD between them for McAllister.
Minnesota Duluth 26, Moorhead 21: Armani Carmichael caught an 8-yard TD pass from Logan Gretz with two seconds remaining to lift the No. 22-ranked Bulldogs (4-1) past hosts Moorhead to spoil the Dragons’ homecoming at Nemazek Stadium. Duluth finished with an offense of 489 yards.
Minnesota State 58, Concordia-St. Paul 10: The No. 17 Mavericks (4-1) ran for 340 yards to dominate their home comeback game at Blakeslee Stadium. The Mankato defense had 11 tackles for lost yards, including three sacks. Bedale Naba led the way for the defeat with two tackles and two sacks.
In other games: Keegan James ran for 127 yards to lead Northwestern-St. Paul (1-4) scored for a 16-13 win over Finlandia at Reynolds Field in St. Paul… Wisconsin-River Falls’ Kole Henriksen shot 23 of 41 passes for 282 yards and two TDs, but The Wildcats lost to Wisconsin-La Crosse 45-23 at Ramler Field in River Falls. … Wisconsin-Stout (3-1) overtook Whitewater to 358 from 420 yards, but No. 3 Warhawks (4-0) won 37-6 at Whitewater. … Sioux Falls (3-2) handed No. 14 Augustana (4-1) their first loss of the season, 28-26 at Sioux Falls.