NCAA Football

South Dakota State Jackrabbits (8-3)


Heide leads South Dakota St past N Iowa 38-7

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) - Keaton Heide was 15-of-16 passing with two touchdowns, the defense forced two turnovers and South Dakota State overwhelmed Northern Iowa 38-7 on Saturday in a battle of top 10 FCS teams.

The Jackrabbits, ranked eighth in the STATS FCS Top 25, clung to a 17-7 lead entering the fourth quarter before breaking the game open. Don Gardner had a 24-yard fumble return after Tolu Ogunrinde's defensive stop, Cade Johnson had a 20-yard touchdown reception set up by an interception and backup quarterback Kanin Nelson had a 12-yard TD run.

For the Jackrabbits (8-3, 5-2 Missouri Valley Conference), it was their third straight home game against a ranked opponent but the first they won. They piled up 337 yards of offense; 196 on Heide's arm. Johnson had six catches for 134 yards.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: J. Gibbs1058
Passing TDs: J. Gibbs10
Rushing Yards: P. Strong Jr.1018
Rushing TDs: P. Strong Jr.8
Receiving Yards: C. Johnson1048
Receiving TDs: C. Johnson8
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2019
Date Opponent Result / Time
8/29 at Minnesota L 21 - 28
9/7 vs. LIU W 38 - 3
9/14 vs. Drake W 38 - 10
9/21 vs. Southern Utah W 43 - 7
10/5 vs. Southern Illinois W 28 - 10
10/12 at Youngstown State W 38 - 28
10/19 at Indiana State W 42 - 23
10/26 vs. North Dakota State L 16 - 23
11/2 at Missouri State W 35 - 14
11/9 vs. Illinois State L 18 - 27
11/16 vs. UNI W 38 - 7
11/23 at South Dakota 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET8:00 GMT4:00 北京时间1:00 MST2:00 CST3:00 EST
Missouri Valley
  Conference Overall
1 North Dakota State 7-0 11-0
8 South Dakota State 5-2 8-3
7 Illinois State 5-2 8-3
4 Northern Iowa 5-2 7-4
Southern Illinois 5-2 7-4
South Dakota 3-4 4-7
Indiana State 2-5 4-7
Youngstown State 1-6 5-6
Missouri State 1-6 1-9
Western Illinois 1-6 1-10
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4402 (40)
Passing Yards: 2070 (83)
Rushing Yards: 2332 (14)
Points per game: 32.3 (31)
Yards per game: 400.2 (50)
Touchdowns: 43 (34)
Field Goals: 9 (71)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 3225 (14)
Passing Yards: 1780 (9)
Rushing Yards: 1445 (42)
Points per game: 16.4 (5)
Yards per game: 293.2 (8)
Touchdowns: 21 (7)
Field Goals: 9 (54)