Scores

Final

Montana 30

(3-2, 2-1 Big Sky)

N Colorado 7

(2-3, 1-2 Big Sky)

3:35 PM ET, October 2, 2010

Nottingham Field, Greeley, CO

1 2 3 4 T
MONT 10 14 6 030
UNCO 0 0 0 77

Top Performers

Passing: J. Roper (MONT) - 146 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: C. Reynolds (MONT) - 11 CAR, 105 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: P. Walker (UNCO) - 5 REC, 51 YDS, 1 TD

Montana 30, N. Colorado 7

Associated Press

GREELEY, Colo. -- Justin Roper threw two touchdown passes and ran for a third score and Chase Reynolds added 105 rushing yards and a TD to lead Montana to a 30-7 victory over Northern Colorado on Saturday.

Roper scored on a 12-yard run in the first quarter and threw TD passes to Antwon Moutra and Bryce Carver in the second to help the Grizzlies (3-2, 2-1 Big Sky) build a 24-0 halftime lead.

Matt Baca threw a touchdown pass to Patrick Walker with 13:01 to play to prevent the Bears (2-3, 1-2) from being shut out.

Reynolds carried the ball only 11 times and his TD came on a 53-yard run.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MONT
UNCO
1st Downs2318
Total Yards371285
Passing157232
Rushing21453
Penalties8-835-50
3rd Down Conversions4-112-14
4th Down Conversions0-01-4
Turnovers23
Possession29:1330:47

Passing Leaders

MontanaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Roper18/271465.421
Northern ColoradoC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Baca7/1111610.510

Rushing Leaders

MontanaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Reynolds111059.5153
Kemp8364.5016
Northern ColoradoCARYDSAVGTDLG
Robinson11413.7011
Harris12322.7011

Receiving Leaders

MontanaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Carver5489.6121
Sambrano4338.3015
Northern ColoradoRECYDSAVGTDLG
Davis57715.4030
Steele25728.5051

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMONTUNCO
FG10:53Brody McKnight 42 Yd 30
TD08:25Justin Roper 12 Yd Run (Brody Mcknight Kick) 100
SECOND QUARTERMONTUNCO
TD03:11Antwon Moutra 15 Yd Pass From Justin Roper (Brody Mcknight Kick) 170
TD01:11Bryce Carver 8 Yd Pass From Justin Roper (Brody Mcknight Kick) 240
THIRD QUARTERMONTUNCO
TD10:32Chase Reynolds 53 Yd Run (Pat Blocked) 300
FOURTH QUARTERMONTUNCO
TD13:01Patrick Walker 6 Yd Pass From Matt Baca (Dave Eden Kick) 307