area fcs roundup

North Dakota State rolls to win, shines in the ESPN spotlight

• NORTH DAKOTA STATE 51, DELAWARE STATE 0: Brock Jensen threw for three touchdowns as the Bison (3-0) rolled over the Hornets for a win on Saturday in Fargo. NDSU did not disappoint with the ESPN “College GameDay” crew in town, as the two-time defending FCS champions improved to 31-2 since the start of the 2011 season. The victory made coach Craig Bohl the all-time leader in wins at North Dakota State, improving to 92-32. All of Jensen’s work came in the first half, as he was replaced after the Bison built a 41-0 second-quarter lead. North Dakota State racked up 548 yards of total offense.

• northern arizona 22, south dakota 16: Zach Bouman ran for 151 yards, Kyren Poe passed for 154 yards and the No. 22 Lumberjacks held off a late Coyotes rally to earn a win at Walkup Skydome. It was the first-ever meeting between the programs. South Dakota quarterback Josh Vander Maten finished with 200 yards passing and 63 yards rushing.

NEWS SERVICES