NCAA Football

South Dakota State Jackrabbits (11-1)


FCS quarterfinal-round playoff preview capsule: Holy Cross at South Dakota State

(Stats Perform) - Holy Cross posted its single-season record with a 12th win last week, and South Dakota State is eager to do the same thing this week.

The top-seeded Jackrabbits can only do so by going through the unbeaten No. 8 seed in an FCS playoff quarterfinal on Saturday. It's a matchup of conference champions that have similar styles: physical, run-oriented and defensive-strong.

Following is a capsule preview of the Holy Cross-SDSU quarterfinal:

 MORE
Leaders
Passing Yards: M. Gronowski2378
Passing TDs: M. Gronowski19
Rushing Yards: I. Davis1036
Rushing TDs: I. Davis12
Receiving Yards: J. Janke646
Receiving TDs: J. Janke6
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2022
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 at Iowa L 3 - 7
9/10 vs. UC Davis W 24 - 22
9/17 vs. Butler W 45 - 17
9/24 at Missouri State W 28 - 14
10/1 vs. Western Illinois W 34 - 10
10/8 vs. South Dakota W 28 - 3
10/15 at North Dakota State W 23 - 21
10/22 at North Dakota W 49 - 35
10/29 vs. Indiana State W 49 - 7
11/5 at UNI W 31 - 28
11/12 vs. Illinois State W 31 - 7
12/3 vs. Delaware W 42 - 6
12/10 vs. Holy Cross 9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET5:00 GMT1:00 北京时间10:00 MST11:00 CST12:00 EST
Missouri Valley
  Conference Overall
1 South Dakota State 8-0 11-1
4 North Dakota State 7-1 11-2
20 North Dakota 5-3 7-5
Youngstown State 5-3 7-4
Northern Iowa 5-3 6-5
Southern Illinois 4-4 5-6
Illinois State 4-4 6-5
Missouri State 3-5 5-6
South Dakota 2-6 3-8
Indiana State 1-7 2-9
Western Illinois 0-8 0-11
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4397 (40)
Passing Yards: 2408 (59)
Rushing Yards: 1989 (33)
Points per game: 32.3 (26)
Yards per game: 366.4 (58)
Touchdowns: 47 (26)
Field Goals: 14 (24)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 2995 (2)
Passing Yards: 2148 (28)
Rushing Yards: 847 (1)
Points per game: 14.8 (3)
Yards per game: 249.6 (2)
Touchdowns: 20 (4)
Field Goals: 7 (26)