Scores

Final

Portland State 41

(2-5, 1-3 Big Sky)

Weber State 44

(4-3, 3-2 Big Sky)

5:05 PM ET, October 23, 2010

Stewart Stadium, Ogden, UT

1 2 3 4 T
PRST 10 17 7 741
WEB 9 13 0 2244

Top Performers

Passing: C. Kavanaugh (PRST) - 278 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: C. McCaffrey (PRST) - 24 CAR, 178 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: N. Hutter (PRST) - 5 REC, 143 YDS, 1 TD

Weber St. 44, Portland St. 41

Associated Press

OGDEN, Utah -- Running back Vai Tafuna scored on a 3-yard touchdown run with 21 seconds left in the game to lift Weber State to a 44-41 win over Portland State on Saturday afternoon.

The Wildcats (4-3, 3-2 Big Sky) trailed for most of the game before scoring 22 points in the fourth quarter. Bo Bolen rushed for 156 yards on 21 attempts and two touchdowns. Tafuna rushed for 153 yards on 18 attempts and had two scores.

Quarterback Cameron Higgins threw two TDs, tying the conference record of 96 career TD passes.

Portland State (2-5, 1-3) took a 41-37 lead with 1:02 left in the game when quarterback Connor Kavanaugh scored on a 27-yard run. Kicker Zach Brown missed a 65-yard field goal as time expired.

Kavanaugh threw for 278 yards and two scores. He also rushed for 114 yards on 12 attempts. Cory McCaffrey had 178 rushing yards and two touchdowns.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PRST
WEB
1st Downs2320
Total Yards600548
Passing278211
Rushing322337
Penalties9-805-40
3rd Down Conversions4-145-14
4th Down Conversions2-32-2
Turnovers01
Possession32:0727:53

Passing Leaders

Portland StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Kavanaugh14/2027813.920
Weber StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Higgins11/1921111.121

Rushing Leaders

Portland StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
McCaffrey241787.4234
Kavanaugh121149.5139
Weber StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Bolen221567.1230
Tafuna181538.5260

Receiving Leaders

Portland StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Hutter514328.6150
Thomas410225.5139
Weber StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Collins612220.3148
Phillips15959.0159

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERPRSTWEB
FG11:01Zach Brown 46 Yd 30
FG06:02Shaun McClain 20 Yd 33
TD05:00Cory McCaffrey 34 Yd Run (Zach Brown Kick) 103
TD03:00Vaingamalie Tafuna 60 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 109
SECOND QUARTERPRSTWEB
FG14:56Zach Brown 25 Yd 139
TD12:10Julius Thomas 39 Yd Pass From Connor Kavanaugh (Zach Brown Kick) 209
TD08:25Bo Bolen 6 Yd Run (Shaun Mcclain Kick) 2016
TD05:48Nick Hutter 50 Yd Pass From Connor Kavanaugh (Zach Brown Kick) 2716
TD02:03Bo Bolen 19 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 2722
THIRD QUARTERPRSTWEB
TD10:35Cory McCaffrey 5 Yd Run (Zach Brown Kick) 3422
FOURTH QUARTERPRSTWEB
TD12:24Joe Collins 7 Yd Pass From Cameron Higgins (Bo Bolen Run For Two-Point Conversion) 3430
TD08:15Mike Phillips 59 Yd Pass From Cameron Higgins (Shaun Mcclain Kick) 3437
TD01:02Connor Kavanaugh 27 Yd Run (Zach Brown Kick) 4137
TD00:21Vaingamalie Tafuna 2 Yd Run (Shaun Mcclain Kick) 4144