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0-1, 10th in MVFC
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Luginbill: Wentz 'a much better athlete than Joe Flacco' (1:12)
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Bison QB Wentz sidelined with high ankle sprain

North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a high ankle sprain in Saturday's season opener and is questionable for their next game Sept. 12 against Weber State.

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Klieman believes tremendous culture has led to program's success (1:38)

Defending champs can bounce back

Don't count out the four-time defending FCS national champion Bison after a season-opening loss to Montana. Since 1978, six eventual FCS champs have lost in their opener.

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Montana takes down North Dakota State

The four-time defending FCS national champion Bison lost a season-opener for the first time since a 2009 loss at Iowa State, Eric Peterson writes. Grand Forks Herald

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Montana drops N. Dakota St. with late TD run

Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left to give Montana a 38-35 victory over four-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State on Saturday.

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Montana upsets North Dakota State (0:57)
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Counts' TD gives Montana comeback win

Joey Counts' 1-yard TD run with 2 seconds left lifted Montana past defending FCS champion North Dakota State 38-35 in the season opener.

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Montana completes huge 4th-down pass

Brady Gustafson connected with Reese Carlson on a 31-yard reception on 4th and 10 in the final minute against North Dakota State down 35-31.

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Frazier puts North Dakota State ahead

King Frazier's 7-yard TD run gives North Dakota State the 35-28 lead over Montana in the fourth quarter.

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Frazier sets up score with catch-and-run

North Dakota State's Carson Wentz hit King Frazier for a 44-yard gain to the Montana 9 to set up the go-ahead score in the fourth quarter.

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Montana ties it up with big play

Brady Gustafson tosses to Ellis Henderson, who gets behind the defense in scampers in for a touchdown. The drive lasted just 38 seconds (3 plays) to go 80 yards. North Dakota State and Montana are tied at 28 in the third quarter.

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North Dakota State takes lead into half

Carson Wentz found Zach Vraa for 10 yards and the touchdown as the Bison head into the locker room with a 28-21 lead over Montana.

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Roberts jumps high to catch tying TD

Montana's Ben Roberts went over the top of a North Dakota State defender to haul in a 38-yard TD pass in the second quarter. He then caught the 2-point conversion to tie the score at 21.

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Wentz scores second rushing TD of game

QB Carson Wentz ran 11 yards to give North Dakota State a 21-13 lead over Montana in the second quarter. Wentz has rushed for two TDs and passed for another.

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Wentz shows fancy footwork for NDSU TD

North Dakota State QB Carson Wentz sidesteps a couple of Montana defenders for a 19-yard TD run to give the Bison a 14-10 lead in the second in the FCS season opener.

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Montana gets first turnover of season

Montana's Tyrone Holmes sacks North Dakota State QB Carson Wentz, who then fumbled, which was recovered by Kendrick Van Ackeren.

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Montana draws even with North Dakota St.

Brady Gustafson hit Jamaal Jones with a 7-yard TD pass for the Grizzlies' first score of the season.

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Nguyen gets Montana offense moving

John Nguyen runs for a 19-yard gain as part of Montana's first scoring drive in the first quarter.

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North Dakota St. scores first TD of season

Carson Wentz hooked up with Chase Morlock for a 27-yard TD pass and the early 7-0 lead over Montana.

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North Dakota State gets first down

Carson Wentz completes a pass to RJ Urzendowski for a 13-yard gain and a first down.

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