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MSU Mankato edges Augustana

  • October 13, 2013 - 12:21 AM

Jon Wolf ran for a touchdown and threw a TD pass in the fourth quarter as Minnesota State Mankato rallied for a 20-10 victory over visiting Augustana on Saturday in an NSIC game.

Wolf’s 17-yard TD run with 14:23 left gave the Mavericks (6-0, 2-0 NSIC South), ranked No. 2 in the d2football.com poll, a 12-10 lead. Wolf, who rushed for 91 yards and passed for 187 yards, completed a 53-yard TD pass to Dennis Carter to give the Mavericks a 19-10 lead with 3:52 to play.

Minn. Duluth 69, MSU Moorhead 45: Austin Sikorski rushed for 212 yards and Logan Lauters for 153 yards — and each had three TDs — as the Bulldogs, ranked No. 8, outscored the host Dragons. The Bulldogs (5-1, 2-0 NSIC North) rushed for 441 yards. Jake Hodge completed 31 of 45 passes for 472 yards and five TDs for the Dragons (1-5, 1-1).

St. Cloud State 55, Minn.-Crookston 6: Michael Walker rushed for four TDs and Phillip Klaphake threw two TD passes to lead the host Huskies to the victory. Walker scored three TDs as the Huskies built a 28-0 halftime lead.

Southwest State 55, Wayne State 16: Charlie Kern threw for 289 yards and four TDs and ran for two TDs as the Mustangs won in Wayne, Neb.

Winona State 45, Sioux Falls 40: Chichi Ojika rushed for 181 yards and a TD and the Warriors defense forced two fourth-quarter turnovers by Sioux Falls to hold on for the victory in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Upper Iowa 28, Concordia (St. Paul) 24: The Golden Bears lost when Jared Russo’s pass on fourth-down and goal with five seconds left fell incomplete.

UMAC

St. Scholastica 25, Northwestern (Rose­ville) 14: Tyler Harper threw three TD passes as the visiting Saints rallied from an early 14-0 deficit to maintain a share of first place in the UMAC.

Upper Midwest

Carleton 56, Macalester 17: Conor Lynch threw three TD passes and rushed for two TDs and Chris Madden rushed for 124 yards and TD to lead the Knights to the nonconference victory in St. Paul.

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